in: Media Comments (Comments Off on Crazy For You (2010) – What’s On Stage)
BOST present the creme-de-la-creme of local talent in their latest production. Stepping back to the ’30s, the large ensemble impressively combines song, drama and eclectic styles of dance, to capture the essence of the era. Accents and facial expressions are extremely believable, especially those of Gareth Casey Morris (Bella Zangler), whose grasp of declamatory techniques […]More
in: Media Comments (Comments Off on 42nd Street (2009) – Liverpool Daily Post)
Birkenhead Operatic Society Trust’s choice of musical to put on at the Empire this year couldn’t be more apt, set as it is in the Great Depression of 1933. Harnessed to a pretty divine score … and an orchestra from the Royal Northern College of Music, the singing was the great joy of this production… […]More
in: Media Comments (Comments Off on The Scarlet Pimpernel (2009) – Wirral Champion)
Birkenhead Operatic Society Trust, with a budget of thousands and great ingenuity, performed The Scarlet Pimpernel in the Empire Theatre. Elsie Kelly (Director) and Meryl Langford (Chairman) saw [the show], … and decided they could stage it without the Broadway millions and THEY HAVE! Oh the glamour! … What a first appearance [Marguerite] has, … […]More
in: Media Comments (Comments Off on The Scarlet Pimpernel (2009) – Liverpool Echo)
David Niven, Anthony Andrews and even – sink me – Sid James have masqueraded as the Scarlet Pimpernel. But none got to sing and swordfight at the same time. Birkenhead Operatic Society Trust has pulled on the boots and pulled out all the stops to produce this lavish musical version of Baroness Orczy’s French Revolution […]More
in: Media Comments (Comments Off on The Scarlet Pimpernel (2009) – Daily Post)
BOST really are a cut above the rest – and I don’t just mean that because they have a guillotine on stage. They have pulled out all the financial stops to stage “The Scarlet Pimpernel”, a Broadway musical based on the book by Baroness Orczy. This is Capital of Culture year and so this company…decided […]More
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 ...Read More
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 ...Read More
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