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THE FULL MONTY  

THE FULL MONTY

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It might come as a surprise to discover the production currently on stage at the Royal Court comes from the Birkenhead Operatic Society Trust (BOST). Oliver! And Oklahoma! it ain’t. But more power to BOST’s elbow, because the entire cast has committed itself one hundred percent to this departure from the norm, and the result […]

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The Sound Of Music (2012) – Liverpool Echo  

The Sound Of Music (2012) – Liverpool Echo

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The Empire was alive with the sound of music last night as Birkenhead Operatic Society Trust brought the Rogers and Hammerstein show to the city stage. Although an amateur group, BOST put on an accomplished and impressive production.  Jessica Walters as Maria is certainly not a problem to be solved… (she) is irreproachable and her […]

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Oliver! (2012) – NODA  

Oliver! (2012) – NODA

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Newcomers to the ranks of Birkenhead Operatic shows will, I am sure, join the ranks of those who have followed them in the past, congratulating them on on another excellent theatrical venture.  Tony Prince as Fagin was a tour de force.  Nancy was beautifully played and sung by Linzi Stefanov.  What can one say about […]

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Disney’s Beauty And The Beast (2011) – What’s On Stage

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The triumph of the show belongs to BOST alone.  It was a delight to hear a traditional thatre band – much larger than most that accompany modern musicals now… and it is clear that the staging is anything but amateur.    As  Belle; Laura Coard brings much needed cheekiness to the beauty and Gareth Casey Morris as […]

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Jesus Christ Superstar (2010) – Wirral Champion  

Jesus Christ Superstar (2010) – Wirral Champion

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The big audience was gripped by the story, enjoyed the singing style, the stylised Herod with dancers and the very well characterised Pilate, the awesome priests, a jealous Judas, good apostles and a dignified, human yet godly Christ, and a beautiful, sweet-voiced Mary, but best of all, was the team work.  The pyramidal set -all […]

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Upcoming production – All Together Now!

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BOST are delighted to be participating in MTI’s global ‘All Together Now!’ event to celebrate local, live theatre post-pandemic. This revue show is packed with songs from hit musicals throughout the decades and will be performed by BOST’s soloists and chorus. Performances will take place ...

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Upcoming production – The Magic of Christmas Musicals

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Add some theatrical sparkle to your Christmas this year, at ‘The Magic of Christmas Musicals’. We are excited to be back on stage later this year, with a new and exciting production! Being performed in St George’s Hall’s magnificent Concert Room, this special concert will ...

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We’re back together!

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After 18 months of online Zoom rehearsals, we finally got back together in our HQ this week! We have embraced a different way of learning and performing over the past year which has been challenging, yet has allowed us to innovate our ways of working. ...

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