Tina Turner's rise to fame in Soul Sister
PUBLISHED: 10:00 06 June 2013
THE smash-hit UK tour of Soul Sister will bring the music, life and times of Ike and Tina Turner to Bristol next month.
The show caused a sensation in the West End and features all the classic Tina hits including What’s Love Got to Do With It, Proud Mary, Private Dancer and Simply The Best.
Directed by John Miller and Pete Brooks, the story follows the highs, lows, passions and heartbreak of Ike and Tina as their careers soared while their marriage crumbled, ultimately leading to Tina being catapulted to superstardom and heralded as one of the greatest solo artists of all time.
Full of heart and soul, electrifying choreography, and stunning musical numbers, Soul Sister is sure to have you on your feet, partying the night away.
Tina Turner – who was born Anna Mae Bullock - was named one of the greatest singers of all time by Rolling Stone Magazine, with a career spanning more than 50 years.
Her combined album and single sales total approximately 180 million copies worldwide and she has won nine Grammy Awards.
Soul Sister will be at the Bristol Hippodrome from July 1-6 at 7.30pm, with matinees at 2.30pm on July 3 and 6.
Tickets, priced £10-35, are available from the box office on 08448 713012.
The Mercury has teamed up with Bristol Hippodrome to offer four lucky readers the chance to win a pair of tickets to the show on July 2 at 7.30pm.
To be in with a chance of winning a pair of tickets all you have to do is answer the following question: What is Tina Turner’s real name?
Send your answer, along with your name, address, email address and a daytime telephone number to: Tina Turner competition, Weston, Worle and Somerset Mercury, 32 Waterloo Street, Weston-super-Mare, BS23 1LW by 9am on June 14.
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