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Past Productions

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Hello and welcome to the Southend Operatic and Dramatic Society (or ‘SODS’ as we are affectionately known) website.

Here you can view details of our next production ‘Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street’ which we are performing at the Southend Palace Theatre in November 2015 and how you can book tickets. You can also find more information about the 125 year history of SODS and our previous productions.

For those of you who wish to become a part of SODS, head over to the ‘Get Involved’ page where you can view the details for membership, patronage of the society and how to get involved as a member of our backstage crew.

Don’t forget you can also join us on Facebook and Twitter too. Thank you for visiting us and we hope to see you at one of our productions soon.