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 Wind in the Willows, a new musical based on the beloved book by Kenneth Graham opens this week, bringing to life the characters of Ratty, Mole, Badger and Toad in the magical hands of the award-winning Hippodrome Youth Theatre. Book your tickets for this incredible journey while you can. Click HERE.

Wondrous Wardrobe strike again. As well as creating costumes for our amazing Youth Theatre production of The Wind in the Willows opening this week. They've also hand knitted individual scarves for all the characters. 

To wrap up your tickets for the adventure of a lifetime, click the link HERE.

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

The Electric Palace Cinema Returns with mischevious favourite Peter Rabbit in September. Click HERE  for more info

New Season shows and dates for 2018/19 season at the Hippodrome up until Christmas Here

Comedy at the Hip

Manfords Comedy Club will take a little break for the summer but will return this autumn with another killer line-up. You'll find out who HERE


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