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“Go on Nancy, give us a tune!”

Published: October 19th, 2017

With our production of ‘Oliver!’ only three weeks away, we thought we’d let you have a little sneak preview of what we have in store for you! Please use the Facebook address below to watch our Nancy (Jennifer Swanepoel) performing her very own rendition of ...

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BOST’s New President

Published: October 10th, 2017

We are delighted to announce that Brian Corfe will be the new president for Birkenhead Operatic Society Trust. He will be taking over the role from Aldham Robarts, whom we would like to give an extra special thank you for all his wonderful support over ...

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Our Cast is Complete!

Published: October 10th, 2017

We are excited to announce that we have finally cast our canine star for ‘Oliver!’ and we have certainly hit the “Bullseye” with this one. Bruce is a 5 year old English Bull Terrier and belongs to his lovely owners Fran and Jim from Eastham. ...

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“THE SLIPPER AND THE ROSE” Principal Auditions

Published: January 9th, 2013

Even though this romantic musical will not open at the Empire Theatre until November, arrangements and planning are already well in hand.  Therefore, we are announcing that OPEN AUDITIONS for named characters will be held on Sunday, 7th April, beginning at 11:00am at our rehearsal Hall in Clifton Road, Birkenhead.  Directions, by car and public transport, can be found on the Contact Us page.

The show will be staged in the week beginning Monday 11th November 2013 and includes a matinee performance on the Saturday (16th.)  Principal rehearsals for those cast will be held on Tuesday evenings from May onwards, though
attendance at some Thursday evening rehearsals will also be necessary. From mid-September, Full Company rehearsals will be held on Sunday afternoons for all.

More detailed information will follow, regarding the characters required, their attributes etc. and how to obtain your audition passages.


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