The Todmorden Hippodrome is a 485 seat Edwardian variety theatre nestling in the Upper Calder Valley town of Todmorden. Owned and run by the Todmorden Amateur Operatic and Dramatic Society (or TAODS for short!) the Hippodrome was built in 1908 and is still presenting live events today. The Hippodrome presents a wide variety of events including musicals, plays, films, live music events and is home to the Hippodrome Youth Theatre, the youth section of TAODS.
Tickets now on sale for Les Miserables
Tickets are now on sale for our sensational Christmas production of Les Miserables. Click Here for more information. Book soon, it's going to be popular!
Voices of Todmorden returns!
TAODS is delighted to announce that the popular writing competition returns for 2013/14. Click Here for more information.
What's on next at our community cinema?
TAODS new community cinema announces it's next FREE films. Click Here for more information
Do you want to be part of a Hitchcock mystery?
TAODS will present the fantastic play '39 Steps' at the Hippodrome in February 2014 Click Here for details on being in the production.
Prince Charles to the Hippodrome
HRH Prince Charles came to visit the Hippodrome as part of his visit to Todmorden on 8th September 2010. It was an amazing day and we hosted a series of workshops with local school children. Click herefor more info and pictures of the event.