Welcome to the website of Horwich Amateur Theatre Society (formerly Horwich AODS).

H-A-T-S is an amateur theatre group based in Horwich, an area within Bolton, Greater Manchester. H-A-T-S has an open membership and puts on stage productions in the Bolton and Greater Manchester areas.

The society was originally founded in 1954 and has had many different names over the years. The first production was in 1955 and as part of the 60th Anniversary Season  H-A-T-S performing the smash hit Musicals, Bad Girls, and Into the Woods. H-A-T-S  is also involved in the annual charity Showcase Production at the Lowry Theatre, Salford Quays each year. The production involves 8 amateur theatre societies from around Greater Manchester who all come together to put on a 15 minutes set each to give the audience a taster of what the society and show have to offer.

The H-A-T-S committee is pleased to announce that H-A-T-S will be performing the smash hit West End and Broadway musical IN THE HEIGHTS at Bolton Little Theatre 17th – 20th May 2017.

Rehearsals for this fantastic show start on 9th January 2017 with full details of the cast on our IN THE HEIGHTS webpage.

Tickets will be available shortly.

For more detail about the society or information on how to join please e-mail us here to info@h-a-t-s.net or contact David on 07834228199.