Broadway Across America: The Bodyguard
November 21, 2016
Broadway Balances America Series on the Balancing Act.
Based on the smash hit film, the award-winning musical The Bodyguard is starting its North America tour! Starring Grammy Award-nominee and R&B superstar Deborah Cox, this breathtakingly romantic thriller features a whole host of irresistible classics, including One Moment in Time, I Wanna Dance with Somebody and, of course, the legendary I Will Always Love You. As with the Warner Bros. film written by the acclaimed, Oscar-nominated screenwriter Lawrence Kasdan (Raiders of the Lost Ark, The Big Chill, The Empire Strikes Back), the story follows Former Secret Service agent turned bodyguard, Frank Farmer as he is hired to protect superstar Rachel Marron from an unknown stalker. Join The Balancing Act’s Amber Milt as she spends the day with Deborah at the iconic Fontainebleau on Miami Beach to talk about the production, finding balance in life and making these iconic songs her own.
On this episode, Beth Troutman tells her story; Christina Nicholson embarks on an adventure to Orlando with her family; and former football player Marc Bouniconti shares his journey.
Three decades later, Marc Buoniconti, a quadriplegic, visits The Balancing Act to talk about his life, his mission, and his goal to one day walk again.
The Balancing Act's host Christina Nicholson and her family are embarking on a fun-filled vacation to Orlando, Fla., also known as the "theme park capital of the world."