• photos by Mick Mercer
  • Photo by Mick Mercer
  • Mixed Doubles
  • The Yeomen of the Guard
  • The Beggar's Opera
  • The Beggar's Opera
  • The Beggar's Opera
  • Little Grimley presents Strictly Sex Factor (on Ice)
  • The Rats by Agatha Christie
  • Silas Marner

Welcome

This is the website of Betchworth Operatic and Dramatic Society, commonly known as 'BODS'. We are a friendly society with a long tradition of high-quality music and drama productions at Betchworth Memorial Hall (between Reigate and Dorking) as well as varied social events. Feel free to explore information here about our history, past productions and future plans. Then come and join us !

Dates for your diary

39 Steps performance
Thu 17th May 7:45 pm - 10:00 pm

39 Steps performance
Fri 18th May 7:45 pm - 10:00 pm

39 Steps performance
Sat 19th May 7:45 pm - 10:00 pm

Thespis intro evening
Tue 5th Jun 7:45 pm - 9:45 pm

Thespis performance
Wed 7th Nov 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Thespis performance
Thu 8th Nov 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Thespis performance
Fri 9th Nov 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Thespis performance
Sat 10th Nov 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Next event

A fast-paced and melodramatic epic, bringing all the elements of the 1935 film and the John Buchan novel to the small stage - romance, murder, a manhunt and even the Forth rail bridge !

Tickets £12 (£10 for seniors/under-16s). Book online or phone 01737 760330 to reserve and pay on the door (cash/cheque)
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News (most recent first)

Patience review
Tuesday, 02 January 2018

Jon Fox reviewed our production of Patience for NODA, and his full report can be found here.

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Patience photos
Saturday, 18 November 2017

Thanks to everyone who supported our production of Patience.

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Patience - booking now open
Tuesday, 29 August 2017

Tickets are now available for our November production of Patience. In response to several requests we're including a matinee performance, on Saturday 11th November

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