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Fagin’s Gang now cast!

Thursday, January 5th, 2012

Following our packed-out Oliver! auditions on Sunday 4th December, we are pleased to announce that we now have a full cast of budding young actors for Fagin’s Gang in our upcoming production of Oliver! at the Floral Pavilion Theatre this coming May. In addition, the part of Oliver will be played by Harrison Shoemark, with […]

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1944 – 2011: A tribute to Malcolm McEwan

Thursday, January 5th, 2012

A tribute to Malcolm McEwan, our Vice Chairman between 2002 and 2011, who sadly passed away recently: A few words about Mal and BOST – not Mal and several other Societies, just Mal and BOST – because with Mal there was only BOST, he was the most loyal member; quite happy to play a role, […]

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Calling all would-be Olivers & Dodgers!

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

Having held very successful adult auditions (many thanks to all who attended) it will soon be the boys’ turn. If you know a potential Oliver, Artful Dodger or Workhouse boy/member of Fagin’s jolly gang, please bring him along to Alexander Hall in Clifton Road, Birkenhead at 10am on Sunday 4th December to audition for a […]

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Raising funds for Cancer UK

Wednesday, October 19th, 2011

Our Concert Party was out near Warrington last Wednesday evening, supporting Beryl Chadwick in her bid to raise money for Cancer UK. Beryl had liaised with the Secretary of the Concert Party, Beth Beattie, who then put together an entertaining evening of songs old and new. The mixed programme was well received by an enthusiastic […]

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Fanfare for Christmas 2011

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011

This year’s Fanfare for Christmas concert will be held at the Pacific Road Arts Centre on Wednesday 14th and Thursday 15th December. As our audiences have come to expect, the concert will be wall-to-wall seasonal music; ranging from popular and classical solos, through humerous songs performed by the entire Company and festive brass band numbers, […]

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Impact of COVID-19 on BOST

Impact of COVID-19 on BOST

Published: March 20th, 2020

Earlier this month we made the difficult decision to postpone our upcoming production of ‘When The Lights Go On Again’, as the health of our audience members, cast and crew is of utmost importance. While further rehearsals are unable to take place at the moment, ...

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BOST supports SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity

Published: March 7th, 2020

We are delighted to be supporting SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity, during our production of ‘When The Lights Go On Again’. SSAFA has been providing lifelong support to our Forces and their families since 1885. Every year their team of volunteers and employees help more ...

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Heswall to host WTLGOA preview

Published: February 10th, 2020

We’ll be giving Heswall audiences an exclusive preview performance of songs from ‘When The Lights Go On Again’ on Saturday 28th March. Our Concert Party will be performing a short extract of the WWII era songs, along with many other musical favourites at our upcoming ...

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