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2013… New Shows, New Challenges

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We are delighted to announce two hugely contrasting shows for 2013. In May we stage THE FULL MONTY at the Royal Court, Liverpool, followed by THE SLIPPER AND THE ROSE, the romantic Cinderella musical, at the Empire in November. Having been pleased to respond to the wishes of our core audience by bringing them two […]



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These Open Auditions will be held on SUNDAY 27th MAY at 11am in our rehearsal hall in Clifton Road (see Contact Us page for directions.) The roles to be auditioned are: Liesl (girl) aged 16, Friedrich (boy) ~ 14, with unbroken voice, Louisa (girl) ~ 13, Kurt (boy) ~ 10, Brigitta (girl) ~ 9, Marta […]


Calling all would-be Marias & Captains!

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If you believe you could be the perfect MARIA, CAPTAIN VON TRAPP, MOTHER ABBESS, BARONESS SCHRAEDER or MAX DETWEILLER, then why not attend our forthcoming auditions? We are seeking great actors with excellent voices to take on these roles. OPEN AUDITIONS are being held for these principal adult roles for THE SOUND OF MUSIC at […]


Supporting Mayor’s Charity In Huyton, 4th Feb

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The BOST Concert Party will be in action again on Saturday 4th February at the Huyton Suite, supporting the Mayor’s Charity – a concert at which BOST has performed for several years now. We will be performing a range of music, with songs old and new, including material from modern shows such as Wicked. If […]


Charlotte Elverstone

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Charlotte trained at Merseyside Dance and Drama Centre and graduated in 2000 with a Diploma in Performing Arts and ISTD teaching qualifications. In 2005 she returned to her training at Phil Winston’s Theatreworks in Blackpool. Some of her performances include “Robin Hood” and “Babes in the Wood” (Rhyl Pavilion), “The Echo Awards” (Liverpool King’s Dock), […]


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New member auditions


If you’ve ever fancied joining our award-winning musical theatre society, then now is your chance! We are holding open auditions for new members on Sunday 18th July at 2pm. Auditionees will need to perform one song (preferably from a musical) to the panel. An accompanist ...

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Cancellation of When The Lights Go On Again


It is with regret that we have had to take the decision to cancel our production of ‘When The Lights Go On Again’, which was due to have been performed at the Gladstone Theatre, Port Sunlight, this May. This decision was not taken lightly and ...

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Competition to join online West End Masterclass

Competition to join online West End Masterclass


Following the success of our previous West End Masterclasses, with leading lady Helen Hobson and Choreographer Ben Clare, we are delighted to be running the third session in the series next week. On Tuesday 3rd November, we will be joined by West End Director, Alastair ...

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