'The Bodyguard' playing at the Saenger Theatre April 4-9

'The Bodyguard' playing at the Saenger Theatre April 4-9

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A former secret service agent turned bodyguard is hired to protect a superstar from a stalker.

The Hollywood story will be told at the Saenger Theatre in New Orleans.

The star of the show, Grammy-award nominee, and R&B star Deborah Cox plays "Rachel Marron" played by Whitney Houston in the 1992 film also starring Kevin Costner.

The story turns on a former U.S. 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 for each other.

A romantic thriller, the bodyguard features a host of irresistible classics including "So Emotional, "One Moment in Time," and the huge Whitney Houston hit "I Will Always Love You."

Tickets for the bodyguard start at $31.29 and will go on sale Friday, Nov. 18, at 10 a.m.

Tickets will be available at the Saenger Theatre box office, broadwayinneworleans.com, all Ticketmaster outlets and by phone at (800) 982-2787.

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