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 of the Demon Barber of Fleet Street, with Stephen Sondheim’s dark yet comedic score. Set […]More »
Celebrating over 60 years since its first performance on Broadway, BOST are delighted to be bringing a special, staged concert version of My Fair Lady to the Concert Room at St George’s Hall in June 2018. Fully costumed and with choreography, we’ll be re-visiting all the fabulous Lerner & Loewe numbers in the most glamorous […]More »
Promising to be yet another sell-out, we’re delighted to bring you our 2017 Christmas Concert! We will be offering a variety of festive songs and band music from traditional through to modern sources, encouraging you to recall the reason for the celebrations, perhaps reminisce through childhood memories, and smile with us, looking forward to the […]More »
Due to popular demand we bring one of the best-loved British musicals back to Liverpool – ‘Oliver!’ ‘Oliver!’ is the unforgettable musical telling the tale of the boy who dared to ask for “more”! The musical is packed with rousing songs such as ‘Food, Glorious Food’, ‘Consider Yourself’ and ‘Oom Pah Pah’ – although the […]More »
The SS America sets sail from New York to London. Onboard is a glorious collection of colourful 1930s characters – a lovesick stowaway, a brassy nightclub evangelist with an eye for the men, a beautiful debutante and her doting (but dotty) mother, a boozy and lecherous old tycoon, a bumbling gangster disguised as a priest, […]More »
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 ...Read More
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 ...Read More
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 ...Read More
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