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A listing of SCDA news, keeping you up-to-date and informed


29 September 2023

Last year the Guild of Drama Adjudicators - GODA - were able to make a difference for a significant number of youth theatre groups thanks to the Guild's Bursary scheme. Now the second round of GODA Bursary Grants has been launched, offering payments of up to £100 to help towards the cost of festival participation
15 March 2023

SCDA Festival Results 2023

You can view and post results on the page
17 February 2023

New Guide on the use of Weapons on Stage

The legal regulations covering the use of any weapons in a production require that a club take steps to ensure the safety of everyone.
15 February 2023

GoDA Announce Youth Bursary for festival Groups

All Youth Groups intending to take part in local festivals are eligible to apply for a bursary of up to £100. Priority will be given to groups looking to take part in a festival for the first time or who need help towards taking part in a festival. Groups can be charities, formally constituted or a not-for-profit voluntary organisations. After school drama groups are able to apply.
14 December 2022

SCDA is seeking Articles for Scene Magazine

Scene is always on the lookout for new material. Please send any items photos etc to