What’s Love Got To Do With It? Tina Turner show announced for Sunderland Empire date

A hit show celebrating the hits of Tina Turner is heading to Sunderland Empire.

Monday, 2nd December 2019, 11:07 am
Updated Monday, 2nd December 2019, 11:56 am
The show is a celebration of Tina Turner's music.

Fans of the icon can get ready to party when the smash hit show What’s Love Got To Do With It? arrives in Sunderland in the second year of its massive UK tour, on Wednesday, June 17, 2020.

Brought to you by the award-winning producers behind Whitney - Queen Of The Night, What’s Love Got To Do With It? is the ultimate tribute concert paying homage to one of the most iconic and much loved musical artists of the 20th Century.

In this touring theatre show, Tina's greatest hits will be performed by Elesha Paul Moses (who’s appeared in Whitney - Queen Of The Night, The Voice and X Factor) supported by a full live band.

What's Love Got To Do With It? is in Sunderland next year.

Speaking about playing Tina Turner, Elesha said: “I am absolutely thrilled to be touring the UK with What’s Love Got To Do With It? This is a magnificent show and one that truly celebrates the incredible music and career of Tina Turner.

“Tina is a great persona to emulate on stage – and to be travelling all over the UK in a show which celebrates everything about her is so much fun. Every night, we have an amazing party with the fans, and we can’t wait to meet more of you.”

Music featured in the show includes Private Dancer, What's Love Got To Do With It?, Proud Mary, River Deep, Nutbush City Limits, Simply The Best and many more.

*Tickets go on sale on Friday, December 6 from www.cuffeandtaylor.com

The show will strut its way to Wearside in June, 2020.