The Bodyguard (Melody Thornton) Prod Shot

The Bodyguard

Live at
Sunderland Empire
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Mon 13 Feb - Sat 18 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!

Sunderland Empire

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Mon 13 Feb - Sat 18 Feb 2023
High St West, Sunderland, SR1 3EX, 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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Sunderland Empire

High St West, Sunderland, SR1 3EX, UK
Sunderland
The box office will open 90 minutes prior to performances.
The Sunderland Empire has 5 bars around the venue, at Foyer, Stalls and Dress Circle levels.
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There is no cloakroom available at the Sunderland Empire.

Vesta Tilley laid the foundation stone of what is now the Sunderland Empire on 29 September 1906 and took to the stage on 1 July 1907 to officially declare the theatre open. Masterminded by two of the contemporary heads of British theatre, Edward Moss and Osward Stoll, the Sunderland Empire Theatre has undergone many changes since it opened but remains the North East’s premier entertainment venue.

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Sunderland Empire

change
Mon 13 Feb - Sat 18 Feb 2023
High St West, Sunderland, SR1 3EX, 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: