National Tour of THE BODYGUARD THE MUSICAL swings by Hobby Center
GRAMMY® AWARD NOMINEE AND R&B SUPERSTAR DEBORAH COX TO STAR
Houstonians are in for a treat with the first U.S. National tour of the hit musical, THE BODYGUARD, which will play at the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts on August 15-20.
Grammy® Award-nominated and multi-platinum R&B/pop recording artist and film/TV actress, Deborah Cox, stars as Rachel Marron. In the role of bodyguard, Frank Farmer is television star Judson Mills.
Based on Lawrence Kasdan’s 1992 Oscar nominated Warner Bros. film, and adapted by Academy Award-winner (Birdman) Alexander Dinelaris, THE BODYGUARD had its world premiere on December 5, 2012, at London’s Adelphi Theatre.
THE BODYGUARD was nominated for four Laurence Olivier Awards including Best New Musical and Best Set Design and won Best New Musical at the Whatsonstage Awards. The UK production of the musical recently completed a sell-out 16-month UK and Ireland tour and made its triumphant return to London’s West End at the Dominion Theatre on July 15, 2016.
THE STORY IS….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 host of irresistible classics including So Emotional, One Moment in Time, Saving All My Love, Run to You, I Have Nothing, I Wanna Dance with Somebody and one of the biggest selling songs of all time – I Will Always Love You.
GET TICKETS….Tickets start at $30 and are available by phone (800) 982-2787; online at www.BroadwayAtTheHobbyCenter.com or www.TheHobbyCenter.org; The Hobby Center Box Office (800 Bagby, Houston, TX 77002); and all Ticketmaster outlets.
Discounts are available for groups of 10 or more. For more information, please call (888) 451-5986 or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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