TINA – The Tina Turner Musical launched with a bang today with an exclusive industry event at London’s Hospital Club.

Following a presentation from producer Tali Pelman, from Stage Entertainment and internationally acclaimed director Phyllida Lloyd, the Queen of Rock’n’Roll herself made a surprise appearance. Tina Turner spoke to the crowd about her excitement for the musical and the challenge of finding someone to play her on stage.

Tina welcomed Tony Award-nominated Broadway actress Adrienne Warren to the stage, officially announcing Adrienne as the star of the show. To the delight of everyone, Tina joined Adrienne singing the start of ‘Proud Mary’! Watch the video to see highlights!