Membership of ADSA is open, on payment of the annual subscription as determined by the Association in general meeting, to staff members and post-graduate students of Australasian tertiary institutions engaged in teaching and/or research in drama studies and to Directors of associated theatres and to members of the theatrical profession.

Membership to ADSA entitles you to:

  • Information about the annual ADSA Conference, and the opportunity to present at the Conference;
  • Information about the annual ADSA Prizes, and the opportunity to nominate for the Prizes;
  • ADSA newslist and newsletters with information about job, publication, conference and other opportunities;
  • Online access to Australasian Drama Studies, the major journal of drama and theatre studies in Australia, New Zealand and South-East Asia

Membership fees are

  • Individual: AUD $90.00
  • Student: AUD $60.00
Payment may be made by direct deposit, or credit card.

PLEASE NOTE:  If you were a financial member from 2016 and have allowed your membership to lapse,  in order to renew, please email our Treasurer, Sarah Thomasson ( and she will generate a renewal notice for you. If you wish to change your subscription level (eg: from "Student" to "Individual") please email Sarah Thomasson ( and she will organise this for you.

Brand new members - Welcome! Just follow the prompts from the "Join Now" link below.

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