The Bodyguard, the sensational musical based on the eponymous film is coming to the Benedum Center!
The musical features an impressive ensemble of artists who bring to the life the story of a former Secret Service agent turned bodyguard who is hired to protect a music star from an unknown stalker. It’s based on the eponymous 1992 romantic thriller film directed by Mick Jackson, written by Lawrence Kasdan, and starring Kevin Costner along with Whitney Houston. It became the year’s second highest grossing film ($411 million) and its soundtrack became the best selling soundtrack of all time (with over 45 million copies sold worldwide). The musical’s book is by Alexander Dinelaris and it premiered at the Adelphi Theatre in London's West End in 2012. Besides the songs from the movie’s soundtrack, the musical also features Whitney’s other hits such as So Emotional, One Moment in Time, Saving All My Love for You, I'm Your Baby Tonight, How Will I Know, Oh Yes, All the Man That I Need, All at Once and, I Wanna Dance with Somebody. It was nominated for 4 Laurence Olivier Awards (for Best New Musical, Best Actress in a Musical, Best Performance in a Supporting Role in a Musical, and Best Set Design) and an Evening Standard Theatre Award (for Best Night Out).
Don’t miss your chance to see the sensational musical featuring many of Whitney Houston’s greatest hits! Click the button below to see The Bodyguard on Tuesday, February 27th!Buy Tickets