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!

Annual General Meeting

Notice is hereby given that the ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of the above society will take place at The Assembly Rooms, Alton, on Thursday 21st September 2017, at 7.45 p.m.

Members are reminded that the membership fee is £20.00, Patrons £45,  Junior members £15, due in July, and that only paid-up Members and Patrons are entitled to vote at the AGM.

Please note that the AGM Agenda and minutes of the last AGM are available on request via our Contact Us page.

Autumn Play 2017 – Agatha Christie’s A Murder is Announced

Our Autumn Play will be A Murder is Announced, by Agatha Christie. Performances will be on 16th – 18th November.

This play has now been cast. Follow the link below to see the cast list.

Click here for more information, the audition pieces and audition form.

Spring Musical 2018 – Guys and Dolls

Our spring musical for 2018 will be Guys and Dolls by Frank Loesser. Performances will be on 16th – 19th May.

Our first sing along will be on Thursday 23 November. Click here if you want to get involved or want to find out more.

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…