★★★★★ ‘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.
The incredible Jennlee Shallow has joined the cast as the alternate Rachel Marron!
‘You go in humming the tunes, you come out whooping them!’ The Independent
*Alexandra Burke will perform the role of ‘Rachel Marron’ at all evening performances only. Alexandra Burke is not scheduled to perform Monday 23 to Friday 27 December, 7.30pm shows. 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 Manchester Palace Theatre
The Bodyguard at Palace Theatre Manchester from Tuesday 10th December to Saturday 4th January 2020.