About the Show/Event
Information for The Bodyguard
at Theatre Royal, Newcastle upon Tyne
(Musical). Based on the smash hit film which starred Kevin Costner and Whitney Houston. 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 romantic thriller, The Bodyguard features a multitude of Whitney Houston's greatest hits, including Queen of the Night, So Emotional, One Moment in Time, Saving All My Love, I'm Your Baby Tonight, Run to You, I Have Nothing, How Will I Know, I Wanna Dance With Somebody
and one of the greatest hit songs of all time - I Will Always Love You
. The Bodyguard website
Approximate runtime 122minutes (including any interval).
Performers Alexandra Burke (Rachel Marron), Benoit Marechal (Frank Farmer), Micha Richardson (Nicki Marron), Peter Landi (Bill Devaney), Craig Berry (Tony), Gary Turner (Sy Spector), Phil Atkinson (The Stalker), Simon cotton (Ray Court), Carole Stennett (Rachel Marron - certain performances), Rosie Cava-Beale, Callum Clack, Myles Cork, Kerry Crozier, Sia Dauda, Gustav Die, Chris Edgerley, James Lee Harris, Holly Liburd, Jack Loy, Hannah Millichamp, Helen Parsons, Daniil Shmidt, Jessica Simmons, Yiota Theo, Michael Wade Peters.
Book by Alex Dinelaris. Producer Michael Harrison. Producer David Ian. Director Thea Sharrock.
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