The Bodyguard Releases Production Photos From North American Premiere
The Bodyguard is now in performances at Paper Mill Playhouse where the musical makes its North American premiere in advance of a national tour this winter.
Based on Lawrence Kasdan's Oscar-nominated film, which starred Whitney Houston and Kevin Costner, The Bodyguard stars Grammy Award-nominated recording artist and actress Deborah Cox as Rachel Marron alongside Judson Mills in the role of bodyguard Frank Farmer. The principal cast also includes Alex Corrado as Tony Scibelli, Charles Gray, Jonathan Hadley, Jorge Paniagua as the Stalker, Jasmin Richardson as Nicki Marron, and Douglas Baldeo and Kevelin B. Jones III alternating in the role of Rachel's son Fletcher.
Directed by Thea Sharrock with choreography by Karen Bruce, the show features a book by Academy Award winner Alexander Dinelaris (Birdman) and a score of classic songs including "Queen of the Night," "So Emotional," "One Moment in Time," "Saving All My Love," "Run to You," "I Have Nothing," "I Wanna Dance With Somebody," and "I Will Always Love You."
Take a look below at scenes from the new musical, which celebrates its official opening this Sunday, December 4.