Des Moines Civic Center | Des Moines, Iowa
Since its 2018 Broadway premier at the Aldwych Theatre in London, to its arrival in countries across the globe, Tina the Musical has gathered an impressively extensive list of awards and nominations. From industry wins that demonstrate its critical acclaim to accolades voted for by theatre-goers themselves, its prizes range from two Olivier Audience awards nominations to awards for its costume, set and performers – and that’s just for the London performance! But what’s more, you’ll also be able to find out what all the buzz is about, and see the show that was nominated for a Laurence Olivier Award among many others, and the performance that is smashing box office records.So why not come to the sensational Des Moines Civic Center in Des Moines and experience this phenomenal Musical?
When you’re young, pop stars and actors may inspire you to go after a career in the performing arts. But when you’re older, you realise that there is much more you can learn from their dedication, determination and achievements despite adversity. Tina suffered what could have been crippling hardships throughout her life. She was left by her parents at a very young age and was in an abusive relationship that lasted over 16 years. That relationship led her to drugs and the separation almost ended in bankruptcy. But she never lost sight of her goals. Despite her personal life – and the social attitudes of the time – Tina persisted and became one of the most influential artists of all time… when she was in her 40s. The tale of Tina’s triumph over adversity will make you feel empowered and inspired. So come and see this incredible story unfold right in front of you live at the breathtaking Des Moines Civic Center in Des Moines.