By Pete Brooks and John Miller, with the music of Ike and Tina Turner
Hackney Empire, Savoy Theatre and tour (2012 & 2013)
Directed by Pete Brooks
Projection design by Simon Wainwright
Photography Marilyn Kingwill
The story of Ike and Tina Turner’s relationship and their music is played out in the form of an animated graphic novel portraying the historic and cultural backdrop to their lives.
“..what gives the evening crucial energy is the ingenious use of video and graphic novel backdrops by Brooks and designer Laura Hopkins.”