Soul Sister

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.”