Latest News



Thursday, May 9th, 2013

  Our thanks go to all those who recently auditioned for our upcoming Empire show. Your hard work and preparation was appreciated and made our long days in the audition hall pleasurable and very worthwhile.    As a result, the musical is largely cast ~ with the main exception of Cinderella’s tall, handsome prince. We […]

More »

BOST Nominated for 5 NODA NW awards

Friday, May 3rd, 2013

We are proud to announce that we have been nominated for five awards for our most recent shows. We are delighted that our May 2012 production of ‘Oliver’ has been put forward for the prestigious ‘Best Musical’ award by NODA North West. Tony Prince, who played the role of ‘Fagin’ in the show, has been nominated for […]

More »


Wednesday, March 20th, 2013

Saturday, 27th April,  7:00 for 7:30pm Come and join us at our Headquarters for an intimate concert celebrating the best British Musicals over the decades, from Gilbert & Sullivan to current West End productions. Our soloists and chorus will entertain you with songs from such shows as The Boyfriend, Oliver! Cats, Half A Sixpence  and […]

More »


Wednesday, March 20th, 2013

Confident  singer/actors  interested in auditioning for the following PRINCIPAL PARTS  for “THE SLIPPER AND THE ROSE,” to be performed in THE LIVERPOOL EMPIRE THEATRE, 13TH – 16TH NOVEMBER this year, are invited to attend the upcoming OPEN AUDITIONS. Please remember that “The Slipper and the Rose” is a Musical , not a pantomime.   Cinderella […]

More »

A tribute to Tony Exley

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

We are deeply saddened to report that Tony Exley, a valued member of the Society for many years, has passed away. Tony was the Society’s Treasurer for a long time and will be dearly missed. Alongside his wife, Patty, they made up a formidable team – with Patty being the Librarian to this day, as […]

More »
Page 19 of 34« First...10...1718192021...30...Last »

Latest News

Time slots for Sweeney Todd auditions announced

Published: May 6th, 2018

Sweeney Todd Principal Audition Time Slots Time slots to arrive at BOST HQ for the main 4 characters on Tuesday 8th May are as follows: – Sweeney Todd at 7pm – Mrs Lovett at 7:30pm – Anthony at 8:30pm – Johanna at 9pm Time slots ...

Read More


Published: April 13th, 2018

We are delighted to be returning to the Liverpool Empire Theatre, from May 16th-18th 2019, where we will be staging Jerry Herman’s all-singing & dancing musical extravaganza, ‘HELLO, DOLLY’! This fun, feel-good show was, for a time, the longest running musical in Broadway history.  It clocked ...

Read More

From Broadway to BOST

Published: April 11th, 2018

We are extremely excited to announce that the star of the 1979 West End production of ‘My Fair Lady‘, Liz Robertson, will be narrating our upcoming staged concert version at St George’s Hall Concert Room, on Sunday 3rd June! An Olivier nominee, as well as ...

Read More

Keep up to date with our latest news

Enter your email address here:


© 2018 Birkenhead Operatic Society.
Alexander Hall, 24A Clifton Road, Birkenhead, Wirral, CH41 2SG
Charity No/259 306.

Royal Court Theatre
Gladstone  Theatre Port Sunlight
Floral Pavilion New Brighton
Liverpool Empire Theatre