The Bodyguard (Melody Thornton) Prod Shot

The Bodyguard

Live at
Edinburgh Playhouse
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Mon 20 Feb - Sat 25 Feb 2023
  Tickets available from £13.00
subject to a transaction fee of £3.80
Musical
2 hours 11 minutes
incl. interval
The international, award-winning smash-hit musical The Bodyguard is back!

Edinburgh Playhouse

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Mon 20 Feb - Sat 25 Feb 2023
18-22 Greenside Place, Edinburgh EH1 3AA, UK
2 hours 11 minutes incl. interval
Mon - Sat at 19:30
Sat at 14:30
Age guidance 10+
For group bookings of 10 or more:

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.

Production shot

A ‘BRILLIANT!’ (The Times), breathtakingly romantic thriller, The Bodyguard features a whole 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, Greatest Love Of All, Million Dollar Bill, I Wanna Dance With Somebody and one of the greatest hit songs of all time – I Will Always Love You.

You go in humming the tunes, you come out whooping them!
- The Independent

DISCLAIMER: Cast and performance schedule subject to change without notice.

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Edinburgh Playhouse

18-22 Greenside Place, Edinburgh EH1 3AA, UK
Edinburgh Waverley Station
The Box Office will open 90 minutes prior to the performance start time and only on show days.
The theatre bars are located on the stalls, mezzanine, circle and balcony levels offering a wide selection of wines, spirits, beers and soft drinks. Why not be added to the Managers Guest List and reserve a table for you and your party in our luxurious new bar The Boards. Contact the venue direct to book your table 0131 524 3372.
Select one of our bespoke packages, or we can tailor individual events to your requirements. Please note the Greenside Lane Bistro is located 25 steps up from street level and the Ambassador Lounge is located 33 steps up from street level.
There is no cloakroom available at this venue.

Edinburgh Playhouse started life as a large, single screen cinema in 1929. In 1980, the building was sold again and reopened as a fully functional theatre. Since then, the Playhouse has been host to some of the world's biggest musicals, including Les Misérables and Mamma Mia.

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Edinburgh Playhouse

change
Mon 20 Feb - Sat 25 Feb 2023
18-22 Greenside Place, Edinburgh EH1 3AA, UK
2 hours 11 minutes incl. interval
Mon - Sat at 19:30
Sat at 14:30
Age guidance 10+
For group bookings of 10 or more: