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2019 SHOW ANNOUNCED

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We are delighted to be returning to the Liverpool Empire Theatre, from May 16th-18th 2019, where we will be staging Jerry Herman’s all-singing & dancing musical extravaganza, ‘HELLO, DOLLY’! This fun, feel-good show was, for a time, the longest running musical in Broadway history.  It clocked ...

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From Broadway to BOST

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We are extremely excited to announce that the star of the 1979 West End production of ‘My Fair Lady‘, Liz Robertson, will be narrating our upcoming staged concert version at St George’s Hall Concert Room, on Sunday 3rd June! An Olivier nominee, as well as ...

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Sweeney Todd Auditions – Date change

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CHANGE OF DATES FOR SWEENEY TODD AUDITIONS Now to be held on Tuesday 8th May at 7:30pm for the characters of Sweeney Todd, Mrs Lovett, Anthony Hope and Johanna; and on Wednesday 9th May at 7:30pm for the characters of the Beggar Woman, Adolfo Pirelli, ...

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Open Auditions – Jekyll & Hyde

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We will be holding principal auditions for the named roles in “Jekyll & Hyde ~ The Musical.”

Please note…  A message from our MD, Trish Gaskell, can be found in a following Latest News article on this site.

Those  interested in the parts of LADY EMMA CAREW and LUCY HARRIS should come to our Clifton Road HQ at 10:30am on Sunday, 8th March for a vocal warm-up before auditioning from 11 o’clock.

To cut down on the waiting around, the part of DR HENRY JEKYLL / MR EDWARD HYDE will be auditioned  in the early afternoon, at a time which will be posted at a later date.

The other principal roles will be auditioned next, and again these timings will be advised nearer the time.                                                 These roles as follows:                                   

                                               John Utterson, friend to Jekyll

                                               The Board of Governors  –    Sir Danvers-Carew                                

                                                                                                        Simon Stride

                                                                                                         Lady Beaconsfield                                

                                                                                                         General Lord Glossop

                                                                                                         Bishop of Basingstoke

                                                  Spider, a pimp

                                                  Poole, Jekyll’s manservant

                                                   Priest

The score and lib audition passages can be collected from BOST HQ   (directions on Contact Us page) any Thursday evening,  8 – 10pm.

 

 

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