Wessex Musical Theatre is based in Weymouth, Dorset, UK.  The society first performed in 1921 under the name of Weymouth Operatic Society and continues to this day, producing an annual musical in the Pavilion theatre and a Christmas show in Hope Church. There are currently over 60 members of varying ages and we would love to welcome more.  Click away to discover more about our passion for performing.


Songs In The Summer

Welcome to Songs In The Summer! Join us for a fun-filled evening of live music at Nothe Fort. Get ready to groove to your favorite tunes under the stars with…
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Sister Act 2024

Our Next Show is Sister Act and we had our first rehearsal last night. Are we excited? YOU BET WE ARE!! Based on the beloved film and featuring a marvellous…
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Songs In The Sun – 29 July 2023

Following on from our sell out performance last year, Wessex Musical Theatre are delighted to be returning to Nothe Fort on Saturday 29th July. Featuring songs from Cabaret, Chicago, Wicked…
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Wessex Musical Theatre

A Brief history pt 1

  Part one of our brief history come along and join us in our celebrations at Weymouth Pavilion Wednesday 01-06  Thursday 02-06, Friday 03-06 and Saturday 04-06 matinee and night
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A Night at the Musicals 100 years That WOS WMT

We invite you to share in our celebration of 100 years of musical productions performed  at Weymouth Pavilion. The show will guide you through the decades as Weymouth Operatic Society,…
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MNA memorial

We give to charity too!

For years we have been supporting local good causes and charities by bucket shaking at our main shows.  READ MORE for an example of one association we have assisted recently….
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Telephone box

Wessex Musical Theatre Telephone Box

We have bought our own piece of heritage for use in the community and it is situated in Weston Road, Portland. The telephone box was scheduled for removal in September…
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Stella Brading - Michael McIntrye - Big Show

Our Stella meets Michael McIntrye

Our Chairman Stella Brading said her dream came true when she became the star of a prime-time TV comedy show thanks to a clever stunt organised by her daughter.  Stella…
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Why WOS is was

For many years the society deliberated on changing its name to reflect both its greater role in the community and more diverse range of performances.  A hard decision since we…
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