TINA - SIMPLY THE BEST is coming to Roodepoort Theatre!


Joburg can’t get enough of Tina – Simply The Best! 

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This sensational show, highlighting the unforgettable hits from the legend herself, Tina Turner, now travels to the Roodepoort Theatre on the West Rand, providing ideal family entertainment for the Festive Season.  

Tina – Simply the Best will be on stage for a limited season at the Roodepoort Theatre from Thursday, 6th December – Sunday, 16th December.

Get the electrifying concert experience of Tina Turner with this full stage production brimming with Tina hits from the 60s, 70s, 80s & 90s which features the powerful, raspy vocals and thrilling stage presence of Caroline Borole live on stage, complete with band, brass section, backing vocalist and dancers to make this the definitive tribute and a fabulous fun night out for the family. 

Hear all the energetic Rock and soulful RnB hits that made Tina Turner one of the 20th century’s biggest names in music such as  Simply the BestWhat’s Love Got To Do With ItRiver Deep Mountain HighProud MaryNutbush City LimitsWe Don’t Need Another HeroWhat You Get Is What You SeePrivate Dancer and many more.

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Caroline Borole – The Lead 

The lead role of Tina Turner is played by South African born Caroline Borole. She was handpicked by Showtime Australia director, Johnny Van Grinsven to take this powerful role to stage. For Caroline Borole, music has been a major influence in her life. The South African-born songstress credits her family for saturating her childhood with various genres and artists, many of which helped shape Caroline’s own personal musical style.

At the tender age of 10, Caroline’s father introduced her to “The Soul of Ike & Tina Turner”’, a record that sparked interest in the jazz and Blues genres. After numerous weekends of the record on repeat, Caroline began to idolise the iconic female musician, taking note of Tina’s outrageous confidence and high energy. Throughout Caroline’s schooling, she took every opportunity to perform and steadily developed a lust for the spotlight. After taking home first prize at her first talent show, Caroline set her sights on a musical career, eventually studying Musical Theatre at a tertiary level.

After her three years at University, Caroline ventured into the entertainment industry, landing notable roles on television shows and musical productions, including appearances in GenerationsOn the CouchUnder African Skies and a starring role as Effie White in the South African national production of the musical Dream Girls. Eventually, Caroline found her way of becoming a member of Showtime Australia. She began touring as a backup singer for two of the company’s largest productions, The Greatest Love of All: Whitney Houston Show & the Michael Jackson HIStory show. Discovering Showtime Australia was bringing in a new show, Tina - Simply The Best, Caroline knew it was her chance to take the spotlight.

With hours of study and repetition of the Tina - Simply The Best set list, Caroline used her bold personality and knowledge of various music genres to conquer Tina’s iconic growls, grunts and raspy vocals. As well as this, Caroline became acquainted with the highly intense dancing Turner performed on stage for her audiences. Borole explained that although a challenge at first, her passion is performing, and she will happily endure the painful workout to leave her heart on stage for the audiences of Tina: Simply The Best

Tina: Simply The Best is proudly brought to you by Showtime Australia in association with Roodepoort Theatre.

Show Details:

Roodepoort Theatre
100 Christiaan De Wet Road, Florida Park, Roodepoort

Performance Dates:

Thursday 06 December at 20:00
Friday 07 December at 20:00
Saturday 08 December at 15:00 and 20:00
Sunday 09 December at 15:00

Thursday 13 December at 20:00
Friday 14 December at 20:00
Saturday 15 December at 15:00 and 20:00
Sunday 16 December at 15:00

Ticket Price: R180

Bookings: www.roodepoorttheatre.com or by calling Roodepoort Theatre’s Box Office 011 472 1374 or 011 674 1357/8.

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