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The Bodyguard
Booking until 7 Jan 2017
Dominion Theatre

THE BODYGUARD, the award-winning musical based on the smash-hit film, returns to London this summer for a strictly limited season starring the Queen of British Soul BEVERLEY KNIGHT* as Rachel Marron and BEN RICHARDS** (Hollyoaks, Footballer’s Wives, The Bill) as Frank Farmer.

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 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, Jesus Loves Me, I Wanna Dance With Somebody and one of the greatest hit songs of all time – I Will Always Love You.

*Beverley Knight is currently scheduled to appear at Tuesday to Friday evening performances and both performances on Saturday, subject to illness and holidays.
In addition, Beverley Knight is not scheduled to appear on the following days: Tuesday 30  and Wednesday 31 August; Thursday 1, Friday 2, Saturday 3, Tuesday 20, Tuesday 27 and Wednesday 28 September; Saturday 1, Tuesday 18 and Friday 28 October; Saturday 12, Tuesday 15 and Tuesday 22 November; Saturday 17, Friday 30 and Saturday 31 December.
**Ben Richards is not scheduled to appear on the following days: Saturday 17 September; Thursday 24, Friday 25 and Saturday 26 November.
The appearance of any particular artist cannot be guaranteed. If in doubt please call the Box Office.

'Slick, Sassy and So Emotional, The Bodyguard is a HIT!'

Paul Phear, Magic FM

Performance times

Monday – Saturday 7:30pm
Wednesday & Saturday 3:00pm

(There are additional matinees on Thursday 29 December and Tuesday 3rd January at 3pm)

Running time

2 hours 25 minutes

Prices

£25.00 - £95.00*
Opening times
The theatre's bars and facilities will be open 45 minutes prior to the performance start time, with the main auditorium normally opening 30 minutes before the show begins.

Day seats
A limited number of day seats are available at the box office from 10am on the day of the performance, £25 Mon-Thurs and £27.50 Fri & Sat.
Age recommendations
The Bodyguard is recommended for children over 8 years of age. Children under the age of 5 years will not be admitted.
*All tickets include a £1.50 restoration levy
  • Beverley Knight Rachel Marron Actor
  • Ben Richards Frank Farmer Actor
  • Rachel John Nicki Marron Actor
  • Carole Stennett Alternate Rachel Marron Actor
  • Mark Holden Bill Devaney Actor
  • Dominic Taylor Sy Spector Actor
  • Alex Andreas Tony Scibelli Actor
  • Matthew Stathers The Stalker Actor
  • Glen Fox Ray Court Actor
  • Faye Best Ensemble Actor
  • Rául Naranjo García Ensemble Actor
  • Charles Hagerty Ensemble Actor
  • Emma-Joy Hopkins Ensemble Actor
  • Ibinabo Jack Ensemble Actor
  • Christopher Jeffers Ensemble Actor
  • Verity Jones Ensemble Actor
  • Mary Lynn Tiep Ensemble Actor
  • Pablo Ceresuela Torres Ensemble Actor
  • Michael Wade-Peters Ensemble Actor
  • Emmy Willow Ensemble Actor
  • Carlos Ugarriza Crespo Swing Actor
  • Phoebe Liberty Swing Actor
  • Lisa Darnell Swing & Assistant Dance Captain Actor
  • Matthew Wesley Swing & Dance Captain Actor
  • Lawrence Kasdan Screenplay
  • Alexander Dinelaris Book
  • Thea Sharrock Director
  • Tim Hatley Set & Costume Designer
  • Karen Bruce Choreographer
  • Frank Thompson Associate Director
  • Chris Egan Orchestrator/Vocal & Incidental Music Arranger
  • Mike Dixon Production Musical Supervisor & Vocal Arrangements
  • Richard Beadle Musical Supervisor
  • Mark Henderson Lighting designer
  • Richard Brooker Sound designer
  • Duncan McLean Video Designer
  • Campbell Young Hair, Wigs & Make-up Designer
  • Beth Eden Casting Director
  • Michael Harrison Producer
  • David Ian Producer
    'The Runaway Gold-plated Musical Hit'  
Baz Bamigboye, Daily Mail
    ‘One Of The Best West End Shows I’ve Ever Seen’
Simon Beale – Heart
    ‘You Go In Humming The Tunes, You Come Out Whooping Them’
Paul Taylor, The Independent
    'Slick, Sassy and So Emotional, The Bodyguard is a HIT!'
Paul Phear, Magic FM

Rates for group bookings

Standard Group Rate

Valid for Groups of 10 +

Price levels 1 & 2 reduced to £39.50 (excluding premiums)

Valid Monday to Thursday

Educational Group Rate

Valid for Groups of 10 +

Price levels 3 & 4 reduced to £25.00 (excluding premiums)

Valid Monday to Wednesday