Our Next Production

Don’t miss our Autumn production! The stage presentation of Thomas Hardy’s “Tess Of The d’Urbevilles” at John Peel Centre For Creative Arts, Stowmarket, from Tuesday 8 – Saturday 12 September.

Hardy’s heart rending tale of seduction, love, cruelty and betrayal will be presented in the ideal setting of a splendid Victorian building. The actors will perform in-the-round, close to and surrounded by the audience which will be seated on all four sides of the acting area. Tickets on sale from Monday 8 June from the John Peel box office: 01449 774678. For more details about the show Click Here.



About Us

Stowmarket Operatic & Dramatic Society is affectionately known to members and friends as SODS. Since its formation in 1922 we have performed over 170 productions. We present three shows a year, comprising a musical, a play and a pantomime. We perform in both of Stowmarket’s premier venues, The Regal Theatre and The John Peel Centre For Creative Arts. We enjoy a variety of social and fund raising events, hold fun play reading evenings and run occasional workshops in theatrical skills. We welcome new members, young and old, off-stage and on, with or without theatrical experience, so come and join us!

Join Us

To let us know that you’d like to become a member of SODS, or for more general enquiries, Click Here.