MELBOURNE SEASON CONFIRMED
AS MORE CAST ANNOUNCED
PRODUCERS Michael Harrison, David Ian and John Frost have announced that the Melbourne season of the international award-winning hit musical THE BODYGUARD will play at the Regent Theatre from August 24.
The 2017 Australian tour of THE BODYGUARD will commence at the Sydney Lyric Theatre on April 21, before playing at the Lyric Theatre, Brisbane from July 19, then moving to the Regent Theatre, Melbourne.
Tickets go on sale for the Melbourne season on February 27 through Ticketmaster.
Joining the principal cast of Paulini as Rachel Marron, Kip Gamblin as bodyguard Frank Farmer and Prinnie Stevens as Nicki Marron will be Andrew Hazzard (Spring Awakening) as Sy Spector, Patrick Williams (Hair) as Bill Devaney, Brendan Irving (The Rocky Horror Show) as the Stalker, Damien Bermingham (Chicago) as Tony, and Glaston Toft (Jersey Boys) as Ray Court.
Also joining the cast of THE BODYGUARD are Anthony Bartley, Samantha Bruzzese, Amy Campbell, Olivia Cariniato, Chris Van Doren, Heath Keating, Bree Langridge, Sasha Lian, Samuel McKeown II, Priscilla Stavrou, Max Trengove, Blake Varga and Geoffrey Winter. The young actors who will play Rachel Marron’s son will be revealed later.
“We have an incredible cast for THE BODYGUARD, led by two extraordinary singers, Paulini and Prinnie Stevens, and leading man Kip Gamblin in his first musical theatre role,” said John Frost on behalf of his co-producers.
“I can’t wait to get into the rehearsal room and watch the show unfold. I have no doubt Australia will fall in love with this iconic story and those soaring ballads all over again.”Tweet