Welcome to HATS, Holsworthy

Who are we

After the Show is Over Holsworthy Amateur Theatrical Society, or HATS, is an theatrical group in Holsworthy, North Devon. We stage plays, comedies, musicals and pantomimes and run our own HATS Theatre - for both our productions and events run by the local community....



What do you want to do:

What's on - find out about future events at the Theatre.

Book a Seat - find out how to book a seat at the Theatre, relevant contact details, even a seat plan of the theatre. Alas, no on-line booking - yet!

Joining in - for information about us and how you can join us, sponsor a seat or even book the Theatre for your own production.

Lots about HATS - everything you wanted to know about HATS, and maybe much you didn't! Find out how we are organised, our Committee, our Constitution, about our fundraising initiatives, our history (way back to the 1920's) and even an extensive description of what goes on to make a production. You can even find out how to borrow our costumes.

Members'Information - as it suggests this is information of most relevance to members - newsletters, shows, events - both current information and an extensive archive section

Past productions - details and photos of past productions.


HATS is affiliated to the National Operatic and Dramatic Association (NODA).

Contact Us

The Theatre is in Bodmin Street, Holsworthy,
Devon EX21 6BH, Tel: 01409 253826.
Leave a phone message, or contact us through this Site.

Next Public Show

Cheshire Cats

Thu 8th May ... Sat 17th May 2014

Booking starts on:
Tue 22nd April

Doors Open: 7.00 pm

Further Information

Members Activities

News see all

Click headers for more information.

17/4 More Sad News

Margaret Salter has very sadly passed away.

20/3 NODA Review of Ali Baba

The NODA review of HATS' latest pantomime, Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves is now up on the website.

20/3 Spring Newsletter

The latest newsletter is now available to read online.

17/3 'Cheshire Cats' Cast List Announced

The play for Spring, Cheshire Cats, has now been cast and rehearsals are underway. 

16/12 Spring Play 2014

Details of spring play (a hilarious, charitable comedy) may be found by clicking the header. ‘Cheshire Cats’ is a cross between a girls' night out and a real mission to support a cause close to many hearts, with plenty of laughs and a few tears along the way. 

5/12 Panto Tickets

The box office opens on Saturday 28th December.

Advance booking for sponsors and paid-up members on Monday 16th & Wednesday 18th 7:30-9:00pm (up to 4 tickets each).


18/11 Christmas Newsletter

Forthcoming productions and dates for your diary, including advance panto booking for members and sponsors...

23/10 Chorus Wanted

Fancy yourself as a musical market trader?.. Panto rehearsals are now underway, but there's still time to join the chorus!