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The Bodyguard - CLOSED

Adelphi Theatre The Strand London 805 Commercial Road, London E14 7HG, England
+44 844 579 0094
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Average show - great singing, awful American accents

Not the best west end show around, definitely shouldn't be a first choice but it is fairly... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
Fran B
,
Sheffield, United Kingdom
via mobile
superb

Having seen the film years ago keen to see it on stage to see if it matched mamma mia that we had... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2016
steve c
,
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Not the best west end show around, definitely shouldn't be a first choice but it is fairly enjoyable. The singing is good but the American accents awful and quite cringe.

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Reviewed 4 December 2016

Having seen the film years ago keen to see it on stage to see if it matched mamma mia that we had seen on screen and disappointed with the show. Well I was not disappointed both leading ladies singing was fantastic i had goose bumps...More

Thank steve c
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Reviewed 29 November 2016

WHAT A AMAZING SHOW loved beverly knights voice in this and her co star was even stronger at times gave me goose bumps very apt as we are heading into xmas would i see it again YES Was it long enough NO !

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Reviewed 19 November 2016

Got a great deal with show ticket and hotel (The Tower) for £120. Show was amazing and Beverly Knight smashed it! This show is definitely worth going to see

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Reviewed 21 September 2016

Just brilliant! The cast truly enjoyed being in this production & it showed with the level of energy & enthusiasm that was reflected back onto the crowd. Great to have a musical where people are dressed properly & only a few swear words, makes for...More

Thank ronnie_wentzel
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

Great songs that will get you going with wooden "acting" from him . Awful mock American accents with cliche sets .some laughter (occasionally in the wrong place ) and sorry to buck the trend but it wasn't the best show I've seen. Just in case...More

Thank lee t
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

Left it to the last minute and got tickets from the box office. What a result! Got 4 stalls tickets, nice and central, without having to pay any booking fee. Not bad for a Saturday afternoon. The show is most definitely in my top two....More

1  Thank bazkettle
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

Poor show. Far too much heavy artificial American accents and a story line more or less far too serious involving guns just as in the original movie. The music is one sided Whitney Huston songs. Nothing new. For us nothing compared to Kinky boots that...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2016

I had been wanting to see The Bodyguard since it first came out in theatre but didn't get a chance to so was extremely glad when it came back in July. My husband and I went to see it over the weekend and we absolutely...More

Thank kako2510
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

This show is at the Dominion Theatre in Tottenham Court Road. I took my wife there for her birthday. I am not a musical theatre fan. This show changed my mind. Beverley Knight and all the cast were fantastic. This is the best show in...More

1  Thank gordyk626Essex
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