Former Secret Service agent turned bodyguard, Frank Farmer, is hired to protect superstar Rachel Marron from an unknown stalker. Each expects to be in charge; what they don’t expect is to fall in love. A breathtakingly romantic thriller, THE BODYGUARD features a host of irresistible classics including “Queen of the Night,” “So Emotional,” “One Moment in Time,” “Saving All My Love,” “Run to You,” “I Have Nothing,” “I Wanna Dance with Somebody,” and one of the biggest selling songs of all time – “I Will Always Love You”.
Grammy® Award-nominated and multi-platinum R&B/pop recording artist and film/TV actress Deborah Cox* stars in this stunning musical based on Lawrence Kasdan’s Oscar®-nominated Warner Bros. film and adapted by Academy Award®-winner Alexander Dinelaris, THE BODYGUARD had its world premiere in London’s West End where it was nominated for four Laurence Olivier Awards including Best New Musical and won Best New Musical at the Whatsonstage Awards.
“It started with a gunshot and kept us on the edge of our seats from the outset. Exciting, thrilling, uplifting, moving – The Bodyguard is a truly exceptional show!” - Southern Daily Echo
Recommended for ages 13 and up. The Bodyguard contains some adult language, mature situations and brief simulated violence and gun shots.
*The role of Rachel Marron will be played by Jasmin Richardson for the Saturday matinee and Sunday evening performances.
Deborah Cox is not scheduled to perform on Friday, June 2.
Running time (approximate):
2 hours and 15 minutes
This production includes strobe lights, gun shots, loud noises, and smoke effects.