Dallas Summer Musicals & Performing Arts Fort Worth are proud to present a breathtakingly romantic thriller in the DFW Metroplex! Based on the smash-hit film, the award-winning musical will star Grammy® Award-nominee and R&B superstar DEBORAH COX! A breathtakingly romantic thriller, THE BODYGUARD features a host of irresistible classics 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 one of the biggest selling songs of all time, “I Will Always Love You.”
Based on Lawrence Kasdan’s Oscar-nominated Warner Bros. film and adapted by Academy Award-winner Alexander Dinelaris, THE BODYGUARD had its world premiere in London’s West End, where it was nominated for four Laurence Olivier Awards, including Best New Musical; it won Best New Musical at the Whatsonstage Awards.
“It’s difficult to find the right words to capture Deborah Cox’s performance, but terms like “knockout” and “incredible” will have to do. The audience burst into immediate applause when she approached the front of the stage.”– Appleton Post-Crescent
“The Bodyguard, The Musical” has it all: part concert, part thriller, part romance, part drama."– CBS Green Bay
"A rich R&B trip down memory lane”– Philadelphia Inquirer
PLEASE NOTE: THE BODYGUARD includes strobe lights, gun shots, loud noises and smoke effects. In Dallas, Deborah Cox is not scheduled to perform at the 7/22, 7/27, 7/29 Matinees and 7/23 Evening performances. In Fort Worth, Deborah Cox is not scheduled to perform at the Saturday Matinee and Sunday Matinee performances.
The Music Hall at Fair Park in Dallas, July 18-30, www.dallassummermusicals.org 800-745-3000
Bass Performance Hall in Fort Worth, August 1-6, www.basshall.com 817-212-4280