Beverley Musical Theatre (formerly Beverley Operatic Society, formed in 1927) perform Musical Shows, Concerts, Opera & Pantomimes in Beverley, Hull and the surrounding villages. They are ‘regular users’ of the memorial hall, usually performing a musical in the summer and a pantomime in November / December.
The program for the Merry Widow gives an indication of the size of the society, naming over 30 officers, presidents & committee members plus 83 patrons, over 40 actors, singers and dancers, plus11 musicians in the orchestra and a further 31 non performing personnel.
Some of the more recent productions by Beverley Musical Theatre at the memorial hall are: Babes in the Wood, Cinderella, Aladdin, Jack and the Bean Stalk, 9 to 5. The shows Jack and the Bean Stalk and 9 to 5 were sell out performances.