Website - last updated 11th October 2017

WKLOS is one of the leading amateur Musical Theatre societies in the NorthWest.   
West Kirby is situated on the Wirral peninsula and the Society was founded in 1950.
WKLOS is a member of the National Operatic and Dramatic Association - NODA.

We are delighted to announce our next musical theatre production
will be a revival of 'Once Upon a Time at the Adelphi'

Come along to our workshops on
Monday 16th October and Monday 30th October
7.30pm Hoylake Community Centre

Come along to our auditions
Chorus Auditions Wed 25th October
at Greasby Methodist Church Hall at 7.30pm
- bring a piece of music you can sing
Principal auditions Sun 5th November
at Hoylake Community Centre from 1pm-7pm

If you wish to attend, contact our Company Secretary.

It’s 1930’s Liverpool and the glitz and glamour of Hollywood pour off the luxury liners and into the city’s most fashionable hotel.  Amidst the chaos and decadence, no-nonsense Alice from Reception has fallen for the dashing Thompson from Accounts.  But fate, Hollywood, World War Two and a dizzying array of staff and guests intervene in a Liverpool love story spanning 70 years.

WKLOS return to the Floral Pavilion with Phil Wimott's award-winning smash-hit musical, set in Liverpool's own world famous Adelphi Hotel. The original professional production had its world premiere at the Liverpool Playhouse in 2008 playing to packed houses over an extended run. It was a centrepiece of Liverpool’s Capital of Culture celebrations. WKLOS had the privilege of staging the non-professional premiere at the Floral Pavilion, New Brighton in 2010 as its diamond jubilee production.

2018 marks the 10th anniversary of Liverpool’s year as Capital of Culture and is just the right time for a revival of this feel-good family musical. Watch out for the publicity and put the dates in your diary now!

Wednesday 6th - Saturday 9th June 2018


Our Christmas concerts will take place at Westbourne Hall on Thursday 7th, Friday 8th December at 7.30pm and Sunday 10th December at 2.30pm.

Tickets £12

We are always delighted to welcome new members - all voices. Why not come along, join in and see if you like us.
Please contact our secretary by email at Company Secretary
We meet every Monday at 7.30pm in Hoylake Community Centre, Hoyle Road, Hoylake CH47 3AG - the building is opposite Hoylake Lifeboat Station.

You will be assured of a warm welcome.


Our most recent musical was "COMPANY"

The cast of 'Company'

Keep checking the website for our next production

Recent shows have included 
'Company' 'Once Upon a Time at the Adelphi' 
 'Guys and Dolls'  'Evita'
'Chess'  'Titanic' 

Click here to see the list of all previous productions


Read here about WKLOS

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Othe recent performances have included:-











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Handel to Hammerstein was nominated for the Best Concert award in the 2013 NODA awards
Listen to the the West Kirby Sound, in You Tube extracts from this concert

The St George's Hall Concert

Hallelujah chorus    You Raise me Up    Boy From New York City     Titanic medley


Links to other local societies and theatres