★★★★★ ‘The hottest ticket in town’ Sunday Mirror The international, award-winning smash-hit musical based on the blockbuster film, The Bodyguard is back!
Following her triumphant West End run and sell-out UK Tour, three-time Brit nominee and X-Factor winner, Alexandra Burke* returns to the role of Rachel Marron. 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 ‘brilliant!’ (The Times), breathtakingly romantic thriller, The Bodyguard features a whole 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, Greatest Love Of All, Million Dollar Bill, I Wanna Dance With Somebody and one of the greatest hit songs of all time – I Will Always Love You. ‘You go in humming the tunes, you come out whooping them!’ The Independent.
DISCLAIMER: *Alexandra Burke will perform the role of ‘Rachel Marron’ at all evening performances only, excluding Monday 15th July 2019. She will not perform at any matinees. At other performances, the role will be played by Jennlee Shallow. The producers of The Bodyguard cannot guarantee the appearance of any particular artist, which is always subject to illness and holidays.
The Bodyguard at Edinburgh Playhouse
The Bodyguard at Edinburgh Playhouse from the following dates: Tuesday 9th July to Saturday 20th July 2019. Performance Times are Monday to Saturday at 19:30 and Thursday and Saturday at 14:30. Running Time is 2 hours 5 minutes incl. interval. Age guidance 10+
Edinburgh Playhouse, 18-22 Greenside Place, Edinburgh EH1 3AA, UK