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.


You could win a meal for two at the fabulous Site Pizzeria in Todmorden.  Enter our competition by booking your tickets for West Side Story before midnight on 28th February. Book your ticket HERE

The Electric Palace Cinema 

Our next films are on the 2nd March. Witha family film AND an evening film. Click here for more info.

NODA came to see the HYT production of The Wind in the Willows in October, but did they feel a beautiful breeze or a chilling gale? The review is in. You can read it by clicking here

Comedy at the Hip

OPEN AUDITIONS announced for our June production. Click here for more information now. 

The latest Edition of Hippo News (Sep 2018)  is out now. Click here  to read all about it

Todmorden Hippodrome attended the NODA North West District 3 Awards at the weekend. We were nominated in many categories, but the competition was fierce, so how did we do? Find out Here 

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Keep up to date with the what's going on at the Hippodrome by joining our mailing list.  Click here for more info