Past Productions

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Hello Dolly

16th May, 2019 - 18th May, 2019
Venue: Liverpool Empire Theatre

Musical comedy at its best. A lavish must-see show, featuring great songs and spectacular dancing. This much-loved Broadway musical from the pen of Jerry Herman, tells the story of vivacious, meddling widow Dolly Levi, who, having fallen for a dour “well known, unmarried, half a millionaire” sets about secretly arranging a match for herself, whilst […]

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Fanfare for Christmas 2018

10th December, 2018 - 10th December, 2018
Venue: Various Venues

Promising to be yet another sell-out, we’re delighted to bring you our 2018 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 […]

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Sweeney Todd

4th October, 2018 - 6th October, 2018
Venue: The Royal Court, Liverpool

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 […]

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My Fair Lady

3rd June, 2018 - 3rd June, 2018
Venue: St George’s Hall

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 […]

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Fanfare for Christmas 2017

12th December, 2017 - 14th December, 2017
Venue: Various Venues

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 […]

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Latest News

Dancers auditions for A Christmas Carol

Published: May 5th, 2019

In November this year, we will be performing Alan Menken’s ‘A Christmas Carol – The Musical’. Dancers auditions will be held on Wednesday 5th June, from 8pm to 10pm, at BOST’s HQ (24A Clifton Road, Birkenhead, CH41 2SG). Dancers must be aged 14+. Please bring ...

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Open auditions for A Christmas Carol

Published: May 5th, 2019

In November this year, we will be performing Alan Menken’s ‘A Christmas Carol – The Musical’. Principal and Children’s auditions for this show will be held on Sunday 2nd June at BOST’s HQ (24A Clifton Road, Birkenhead, CH41 2SG). Provisional timings for these open auditions are as follows: ...

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Elsie Kelly to retire after 46 years

Published: May 3rd, 2019

Our wonderful Director, Elsie Kelly, is due to step down next month, following an amazing 46-year career with our society. Having Directed her first show (‘Oliver!’) for BOST in 1974, our award-winning Director has gone on to direct over 90 shows and concerts with our ...

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