Welcome…

BOST strives to provide the best in live theatrical entertainment in the Northwest.

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.

 
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What the critics said...

'My Fair Lady' Staged Concert (2018)

I wasn’t sure what to expect when this show was advertised under the well-known musical title ‘My Fair Lady’ but described as ‘a staged concert’. However what I did know was that it was going to be the work of Birkenhead Operatic Society Trust’s (BOST) and having reviewed this talented musical theatre company before, I ...

northwestend.co.uk

Oliver! 2017

When sitting in the beautiful Royal Court Theatre Liverpool watching Birkenhead Operatic Society Trust’s (BOST) latest production of ‘Oliver’, it was easy to lose sight of the fact that this is an amateur production. From the set to the costumes, the casting to the talent, this production is vast and grand in every sense. The ...

northwestend.co.uk

Oliver! (2017)

When watching the Birkenhead Operatic Society Trust’s (BOST Musicals) production of the Dickens classic Oliver, you would be forgiven for not knowing that this is an amateur production. The combination of professionally executed choreography and the raw musical talent of the cast makes this a performance that wouldn’t look out of place on the West ...

howtodotheatre.com

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BOST Trivia... Did you know?

90th Anniversary Gala Concert DVD Available

 

Latest News

NODA Review of Sweeney Todd

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Sweeney Todd is a dark tale brought to the stage in Stephen Sondheim’s inimitable style; and then brought to light by BOST’s inimitable style of great singing, staging and superb casting. The deft directorial hand of Elsie Kelly was evident throughout and Tricia Gaskell’s musical ...

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Best Pies in Liverpool

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No production of ‘Sweeney Todd’ would be complete without Mrs Lovett and her pie shop, and our front of house activity during ‘Sweeney Todd’ at Liverpool’s Royal Court theatre will be no different. Having already collaborated with innovative razor-cleaning device distributor, Collectric Ltd, BOST are ...

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New Venue for ‘Fanfare for Christmas’ 2018

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This year in a new venue – Floral Pavilion’s Blue Lounge, and promising to be yet another sell-out, we’re delighted to bring you our 2018 Christmas Concert! As usual, we will be joined by the wonderful Haydock Band, and will be performing a variety of ...

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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
 

Last Major BOST Production

Sweeney Todd

4th October, 2018 - 6th October, 2018

Following on our sell-out production of Oliver last year at the Royal Court Theatre in Liverpool, we return to present Sweeney Todd this October. A winner of 8 Tony Awards and Olivier Awards, this musical thriller tells the well-known tale ...

Read about our new Friends of BOST scheme!