West Kirby Musical Theatre Company (formerly West Kirby Light Opera Society) - was formed in 1950 and is celebrating its 70th birthday this year. It has acquired a reputation as one of the leading non-professional musical theatre companies in the North West of England.
Historically the Company has performed all the well known shows from the standard musical repertoire of the larger operatic societies. However, since 2000 it has expanded its horizons by taking on more contemporary and artistically challenging works.
The Company has appeared at all the major performance venues on the Wirral and in Liverpool and has acquired a reputation for the high quality of its productions and the strength of its choral sound. It is a seasoned concert performer with a wide and varied programme of music.It has been nominated for and won many NODA awards for its shows and concert performances. It has won the NODA NW Region prestigious Best Musical award twice.