Entries by Mike Manton

Jack and the Beanstalk

Panto time is nearly here (oh no it’s not!) and tickets are on sale now. Performances December 14-27. This year FHODS brings you Jack and the Beanstalk, with Mike Nolan from The Fizz and John Pritchard playing Dame Trott. The formidable duo will be joined by a fantastic cast to make this year Fee-Fi-Fo-Fun! Jack is off on an adventure, swapping his great big […]

The Sound of Music cast perform in Hythe

FHODS were delighted to be invited to perform at this year’s Reviving Families family fun day in Hythe. This event had been orgnised in Oaklands Park in Hythe to raise awareness about dementia, and featured vintage amusements, information stands, craft stalls and live entertainment throughout the day. The Sound of Music https://sdarcwellness.com/online-therapy/ cast did their […]


It’s the start of a new season and founder Joe Maplin announces that he is setting up a camp in the Bahamas. Joe needs female Yellowcoats (entertainers) to go and work there, and the annual ‘Miss Yellowcoat’ competition will decide who… imagine the rivalry! Camp cleaner Peggy, meanwhile, is thrilled at the prospect of a […]

Gaslight Auditions

FHODS will be performing Patrick Hamilton’s Victorian thriller ‘Gaslight’ this November and audition details are now available. Jack Manningham is slowly, deliberately driving his wife, Bella, insane. He has almost succeeded when help arrives in the form of a former detective, Rough who reveals to Bella the shocking truth behind her husband. The action all […]

The Sound of Music Sing-along

Join us for this special sing-along performance on Sunday 7th July at 2.30pm. Based on Baroness Maria von Trapp’s 1949 autobiography, this wonderfully inventive new staging of The Sound Of Music tells the true story of the world-famous singing family, from their romantic beginnings and search for happiness, to their thrilling escape to freedom as […]

Comedy Mash at The Tower Theatre

Stand Up Comedy Night featuring 3 experienced acts from the UK Comedy Circuit, an MC and an exciting newcomer. Friday 5th April at 8pm Tickets £10 in advance | £12 on the door  | Strictly over 18’s Headline Act Wilson Wilson burst on to the stand up comedy scene in November 2011, quickly getting to the […]