Keynote speaker: Roderick Poole
ADSA Conference, University of Tasmania June 2019


Hosted online by Deakin University, Geelong, Victoria

30 November-3 December 2021

Who is ADSA?

ADSA is the peak academic association promoting the study of drama in any performing medium throughout the region. ADSA represents members of staff and postgraduate students of Australasian institutions of tertiary education who are engaged in teaching, research and practice in theatre, drama and performance studies. Directors of associated theatres and members of the theatrical profession are also active members. ADSA's annual conference is usually held in late June or early July.

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Small Change, Vulcana Women's Circus and Mature Artists Dance Experience (MADE), Brisbane Powerhouse, 2014


Membership of ADSA is open, on payment of the annual subscription as determined by the Association in its annual general meeting. Membership is open to staff members and postgraduate students of Australasian and international tertiary institutions engaged in teaching and/or research in theatre drama and performance studies, to directors of associated theatres and to members of the theatrical profession.
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We are conducting a survey of our membership – current, previous, and potential – to better understand who we are as an organisation and where we are headed. To help us to understand how we can best serve you as a member and to aid us in our future planning, please complete this short survey  by clicking on the link in the title above. The survey should only take 11 minutes of your time. If you have colleagues or postgraduate students at your institution who have not yet joined ADSA, please pass on this link to them.

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