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Hello Dolly principal audition times

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Thank you to everyone who has registered to attend our open auditions for principal roles in ‘Hello Dolly!’, this Sunday 25th November at BOST HQ. Below are the arrival times for each named character: 10am – DOLLY LEVI 11:30am – HORACE VANDERGELDER 12:30pm – IRENE ...

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BOST’s West End Song Book

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On Saturday 10th November, BOST soloists and many of our Chorus members will be performing a diverse programme of West End and Broadway hits, as part of a fundraising concert for a local church. More than 150 years old, the Church of St John the ...

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NODA Review of Sweeney Todd

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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 ...

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Sweeney Todd cast announced

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Following some highly competitive open auditions for ‘Sweeney Todd’, the panel have selected a very talented principal cast, who are now busy rehearsing with Director Elsie Kelly.

With some recognisable names from previous BOST productions alongside some new faces, we’re pleased to reveal the talented line-up:

  • Sweeney Todd – Tony Prince
  • Mrs Lovett – Gina Phillips
  • Anthony Hope – Mark McManus
  • Johanna – Sarah Carroll
  • Judge Turpin – Frank Nance
  • Beggar Woman – Pat Davies
  • Adolpho Pirelli – Chris Simmons
  • Tobias Ragg – Brian Comer
  • Beadle Bamford – Michael Pearson
  • Jonas Fogg – Carl Loughlin

As always, the principal players will be joined by the minor characters and chorus members, all coming together to present a professional standard of musical theatre.

You can see the cast in action from 4-6th October at Liverpool’s Royal Court Theatre, and tickets can be bought here.

 

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