The Bodyguard musical is hitting the road for a UK tour in 2019 and 2020 – here’s all you need to know.
From the 2019 The Bodyguard tour cast to all the upcoming dates and venues, this is your guide to the show on the road.
Based on the 1992 film of the same name, The Bodyguard features the music of Whitney Houston who starred in the original movie.
The musical tells the story of a former Secret Service agent turned bodyguard, Frank Farmer, who is hired to protect superstar singer Rachel Marron from an unknown stalker. Each expects to be in charge – what they don’t expect is to fall in love.
The Bodyguard tour cast 2019
The Bodyguard UK tour cast is led by Alexandra Burke as Rachel Marron at select performances. Burke will perform the role at evening performances only and is currently not scheduled to perform Monday 23, Thursday 26 or Friday 27 December, 7.30pm shows. Jennie Shallow will play the role of Alternate Rachel Marron.
Joining Burke are Benoît Maréchal as Frank Farmer, Micha Richardson as Nicki Marron, Peter Landi as Bill Devaney, Craig Berry as Tony, Gary Turner as Sy Spector, Phil Atkinson as The Stalker and Simon Cotton as Ray Court.
Making up the ensemble are 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 and Michael Wade Peters.
The Bodyguard tour dates and venues
Dates for the The Bodyguard UK tour started earlier in 2019 and is due to conclude in February 2020 in Birmingham.
9-20 JULY 2019
Newcastle, Theatre Royal
23 July – 3 August 2019
Dublin, Bord Gais Energy Theatre
Dublin 7-17 August 2019
21-31 August 2019
12-23 November 2019
Bradford, The Alhambra Theatre
26 November – 7 December 2019
Manchester, Palace Theatre
10 December 2019 – 4 January 2020
Dartford, The Orchard Theatre
8 – 18 January 2020
Birmingham, The Alexandra Theatre
21 January – 1 February 2020
So what are you waiting for? Head out to see The Bodyguard on its UK tour in 2019 now!