Hertford Dramatic & Operatic Society

Registered charity 271065


HD&OS has been performing plays and musicals in Hertford for 98 years. Since our first production "Of Mice and Men" at the Corn Exchange in 1919 we have captivated our audiences with a wide range of theatre from hard hitting dramas and lavish musicals right through to our annual pantomimes.

HD&OS caters for all ages. There is something in our programme for everyone. We provide opportunities for everyone to get involved too - on and off stage. Those members who are aged between 9 and 17 are well looked after by our Young Idea section.

To find out more, please select an option from the menu at the top. Some of our forthcoming productions and events are listed below.

Our Next Presentation

A Vicar of Dibley Christmas - The Second Coming

13 Nov to 16 Nov
Hertford Theatre, Hertford

The story continues with Geraldine still desperately trying to bring order out of the chaos that is the Dibley Parish Council. When Hugo and Alice return from their honeymoon, Alice finds that she ...

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Coming Soon

Sleeping Beauty

15 Jan to 19 Jan
Hertford Theatre, Hertford

A proper perfect Panto!  The writer has transformed the well-loved story of the spell-bound Sleeping Princess into a very funny, traditional Panto.   The wicked fairy, Carabosse, is ...

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Coming Soon

Going Green

25 Mar to 28 Mar
The Studio Theatre, Hertford

Do we trust our politicians to be honest, to have morals, to do the best for our country, to save the world from extinction? Sound familiar?

John Brown, future leader of the Green Party, ...

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