Welcome to the AODS website. Have a look through this site to find out what we are all about, our next production and productions we have put on in the past.

Founded in 1921, Alton Operatic and Dramatic Society (AODS) has grown to become a two-shows-a-year society which still supports causes in the local community as well as providing first class entertainment for the people of Alton, and a hectic social life for its members.

The very latest news about what is happening in the society can be found on our Twitter feed or Facebook page. If you are a society member you can also join the conversation about AODS on our Facebook group!

We are always looking for new members, so if you like what you see on this website, please contact us about becoming a member!

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

Our 2022 musical will be Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, based on the popular 1988 MGM film.

If you are interested in joining AODS for a show with multiple roles and accents please come along and join in the fun!

Auditions for this production are being held on Monday 17th and Monday 25th January at the Salvation Army Hall, Amery Street, GU34 1HN. Doors open at 7.30 for a warm up sing and auditions start shortly after 8pm. For more information see Dirty Rotten Scoundrels.

We will be making further announcements throughout the next few months so please keep checking in at the website, on Facebook and on Twitter.

There’s probably a role for you in the AODS crew!

Free taster sessions in Stagecraft!

12509741_203168113363834_2470781567372986734_nDo you enjoy working with a friendly group of people to Build the seemingly impossible? (Do you enjoy evenings at the pub?)

If the answer to any of these questions is ‘Yes!’, then the AODS Crew might be for you. Visit their page to find out more…