Welcome to the Hippodrome

  One of the UK's largest community run theatres

Thanks to all at the Hippodrome for providing ... one of the happiest, most worthwhile and interesting evenings I've spent at the theatre in a very long time

David Slater, NODA Rep, North West Region.

Thanks for visiting


Welcome to the website for the Todmorden Hippodrome Theatre owned and run by the Todmorden Amateur Operatic and Dramatic Society (T.A.O.D.S.).  Situated in the Upper Calder Valley, between Manchester and Leeds, we're one of the largest community run theatres in the UK.  Here you can find information on all our events and how you can help secure the future of this wonderful 480 seat Edwardian Theatre.


The latest Edition of Hippo News (July 2019)  is out now. Click here  to read all about it

Dates for the Get-together and auditions have been announced for this year's Christmas Show Grimm Tales. For something a little Different, click HERE

Dates for the Get-Together and auditions for next years musical are out, so whether you're a guy or doll, click Here.

The NODA rep came to see our Hound of the Baskervilles but did he find the crazy, 3-person comedy to his liking? Find out here in his official report.

All the plays and musicals for the coming season revealed HERE.

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