We are a vibrant musical theatre company based on Merseyside, with a membership of over 100.
We perform large-scale productions annually at the Empire Theatre, Liverpool ~ one of the largest UK theatres. We also perform shows at other theatres on both sides of the Mersey. Recent shows have included ‘Jesus Christ Superstar,’ ‘The Full Monty” and “Jekyll And Hyde ~ The Musical.”
We give a variety of concerts ~ most of them specifically to raise funds for various good causes and charities.
Last night, we joined Bost Musicals at the Liverpool Empire where they presented their incredible adaptation of ‘Hello, Dolly!’ This musical was written in 1964 by playwright Michael Stewartwe with lyrics and music by Jerry Herman. ‘Hello, Dolly!’ was our first experience of a production from Bost Musical, and whilst we had heard of their ...
Last season BOST took a noirish journey into the sinister, unsavoury savoury world of Sondheim’s Sweeney Todd. This year they’ve swapped the worst pies in London for the best dinner in New York, served up in a colourful and warm-hearted production of the preposterous tale of meddling Manhattan matchmaker Dolly Levi. It’s an ambitious staging ...
HELLO Dolly – goodbye Elsie Kelly … after 46 of years of dedication the director leaves the stage with a fitting, typically high standard production. It’s just what we have come to expect from BOST. The company is renowned for having the ambition and ability to handle different types of musical genres as shown in ...
In May 2020, we will be performing the definitive WWII musical, ‘When The Lights Go On Again’ (WTLGOA). The musical, written by Roy Sault, is set during the days of World War II and takes audiences through the quirks, humour and tragedy of every day ...Read More
BOST & Elsie Kelly have been selected as finalists in the Liverpool Echo Awards, for the Arts & Performance Award category. Over the past few months the Liverpool ECHO, in association with SP Energy Networks, have been searching for the stars in the community, the ...Read More
After our highly competitive open auditions, we’re excited to announce our talented ‘A Christmas Carol’ cast. It’s great to have lots of new faces join the company, performing alongside others who have graced the stage with BOST many times before. We’re also delighted to have ...Read More
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7th November, 2019 - 10th November, 2019
This joyfully festive musical is being performed from 7th to 10th November 2019. From the pen of renowned Broadway composer Alan Menken, the musical follows the traditional and well-loved story of Ebeneezer Scrooge, featuring the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present ...
Read about our new Friends of BOST scheme!