For the German speaking premiere of TINA - THE MUSICAL opening in Spring 2019 in Hamburg we are looking for excellent singers and actors.
The musical spans Tina’s life from childhood, through to meeting Ike and starting the Ike and Tina Turner revue. It takes into account the years of physical and mental abuse she endured from Ike and how she escaped and transformed her life and musical career.
Written by Katori Hall with Frank Ketelaar and Kees Prins. With the songs of Ike and Tina Turner and Tina Turner. Director: Phyllida Lloyd, Musical Supervisor: Nick Skilbeck, Choreographer: Anthony Van Laast, Set and costume design: Mark Thompson.
- First Cast IKE TURNER
- Swing with Cover IKE, Cover RAYMOND/RICHARD
- PHIL SPECTOR
- IKE TURNER (Male),Playing age: Early 30’s. Afroamerican.Charismatic, a showman. Has a dangerous, vicious streak. Prone to sudden bouts of violence. Manipulative. Often high on drugs. Looking for a hugely experienced LEADING actor. This is NOT a big singing role.
- RAYMOND EARL KING / RICHARD BULLOCK and other cameo roles (Male).
Looking for an excellent actor and strong singer with good movement.
- RAYMOND EARL KING - Afroamerican. One of Ike’s band, The Kings of Rhythm. Has undeniable chemistry with Tina.Charming. Hates the abuse Ike inflicts on Tina. Has a good spirit.
- RICHARD BULLOCK - Anna Mae’s (Tina's) Father and Zelma’s husband. Afroamerican. A Preacher. Full of passion, fire and spirit. Has a violent, fiery relationship with Zelma and inflicts physical abuse.
- PHIL SPECTOR and other cameo roles (Male).
The prolific record producer, musician, songwriter, and businessman. Signed Ike and Tina to his label. An eccentric genius, looking for a very strong character actor with excellent singing voice and a good eye for comedy. Caucasian.
- IKETTE (Female), afro-american.
Audition end of November in Hamburg
Rehearsals start/Contract starts: 03.01.2019 | Premiere 03.03.2019 | Contract: 12 Month
The show is performed in german and plays 8 performances a week.
***Travel expenses to the audition can not be reimbursed***
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