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

Blithe Spirit

Thu 21st May ... Sat 30th May 2015

Booking starts on:
Mon 27th April

Doors Open: 7.00 pm

Further Information

Members Activities

The committee requests your feedback...

Please click through to our members' page (below) for further information. Thanks in advance - we look forward to hearing from you.

More Information

News see all

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27/3 'Blithe Spirit' cast confirmed

Producer Eve Earles has selected her cast for HATS' 2015 Spring play, and full rehearsals are under way. For cast details click here.

26/3 HATS donates to Hospice Long House Appeal

HATS has presented a cheque donation to North Devon Hospice after fundraising through its panto ticket sales.

19/3 Spring Newsletter

The latest newsletter is now available to read online.

8/3 Another glowing report for HATS

Ian Goodenough of NODA (The National Operatic and Dramatic Association) says HATS just keeps getting better and better: "I thought last year’s production was good. This year you topped it. I can’t wait for 2016!"

7/3 Babes in the Wood photos are up

Re-live the story, fun, and priceless facial expressions captured in these photographs from this year's pantomime!

14/1 Behind the Scenes

Click for a sneaky peek behind the scenes and a synopsis of this year's panto...

21/10 Babes in the Wood has been cast

The full cast list for HATS' 2015 panto, being produced by Phil Barfett, with Michael Wonnacott as MD, has been announced. There's still time to join the chorus or help backstage!