Latest News

Latest News

National Office

Please note that following government guidance issued on Monday 23 March, the National Office for SCDA is now closed.

Brenda will be doing as much as she can from home and will answer emails etc as soon as possible but please note that there is no provision for answering phone messages or dealing with postal items at present.

Only if your enquiry is urgent, an alternative contact is 

National Drama Adviser

To minimise the exposure of our staff to COVID-19, from now on Carole Williams will be working from home both for SCDA and her work at the Scottish Conservatoire.  Watch this space for more on her activities.

Here’s her introductory video


The Blog is called Community Connections and you can find it under ‘What’s Going On’ 

You can also access the blogs from the sidebar at the left

National Library

The National Script Library at Summerhall, Edinburgh, is closed to visitors and sadly we have had to discontinue the postal service for the time being.


We are looking into a variety of activities to engage entertain and inform or members and will report on these soon.  Please feel free to make your own suggestions.


All our SCDA festivals, both open and youth, and the British Final are cancelled 


Please leave comments and suggestions below – these won’t appear until they have been moderated but that should happen pretty quickly

5 comments on “Latest News

  1. Joseph.yeardly

    How do I join ?
    I have downloaded the form but as the office is shut can I email the form and pay by paypal ?

    1. Lesley Syme

      Hi Joe, there’s a PayPal link on this site – or you can just PayPal to
      Brenda is working at home with access to email so if you email the form she’ll get it.
      Any problems email me on the membership address.

  2. Carole

    Great to hear and something I was going to consider running in the future. Thanks for sharing. Carole

  3. Darren Robinson

    Which town or city is next year’s British one act play final going to be held in thanks?

    1. Tony Flisch

      2021 will be as 2020 should have been – i.e. Rhyl

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