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SHOWS RESCHEDULED

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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 ...

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Musical tribute to former leading lady

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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. ...

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West End Masterclass series launched

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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, ...

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Upcoming production – Sweeney Todd!

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We are excited to announce that our next major production will be “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street“.

“Sweeney Todd” has won many awards over the years:
• 8 Tony awards on Broadway, including Best Musical.
• Olivier awards on the West End for Best Musical and Best Actor for Denis Quilley & Sheila Hancock

Also, in 2007 we saw the release of Tim Burton’s film adaptation featuring Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Alan Rickman and Timothy Spall. The film was a great success, receiving high acclaim from critics & cinema-goers alike.

BOST will be performing this musical thriller from 4th-6th October at the Royal Court Theatre, Liverpool.

Details about our open auditions can be found here.

 

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