Latest News

SHOWS RESCHEDULED

Published:

In an effort to give some clarity and certainty to our audiences and members alike during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we are rescheduling our planned productions now, rather than waiting for government announcements regarding the lifting of restrictions. Our forthcoming production dates will now be ...

Read More

Musical tribute to former leading lady

Published:

We are saddened by the recent passing of Davina (Dee) Jones. Davina was a member of BOST for many years and was a talented performer and good friend. She first joined in 1979, fresh out of University, for our production of The Sound of Music. ...

Read More

West End Masterclass series launched

Published:

Theatre fans given the chance to join exclusive online events with West End stars We have launched a series of special West End Masterclasses, which will be held throughout the year, with a different West End star taking part each time. Exclusive to BOST’s membership base, ...

Read More

Keep up to date with our latest news

Enter your email address here:

 

Sweeney Todd cast announced

Published:

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.

 

© 2020 Birkenhead Operatic Society.
Alexander Hall, 24A Clifton Road, Birkenhead, Wirral, CH41 2SG
Charity No/259 306.

Royal Court Theatre
Gladstone  Theatre Port Sunlight
Floral Pavilion New Brighton
Liverpool Empire Theatre