March 14, 2020

We have been informed that both the Eastern Division Final and the Scottish Final in Orkney have been cancelled, due to the current Coronavirus (COVID-19) threat.

While not entirely unexpected, this is sad news - not least for our 'Housebound' team, who had wo...

March 12, 2020

This evening, we (the FADS Committee and Calamity cast) took the decision to postpone our production, due to the current and likely future situation regarding the Coronavirus. The health and wellbeing of our cast and audiences is paramount.

Anyone who has...

March 8, 2020

A huge congratulations to the 'Housebound' cast & production team, who grabbed the runner-up Proctor Trophy last night in the Stirling District round of this year's SCDA One-Act Play Festival. 

The adjudicator was very complimentary about Anna and Andy's performances an...

February 19, 2020

On Friday 28th Feb, Thornhill Community Hall is playing host to two of the plays that will be competing in this year's SCDA One-Act Play Festival: 'Outside In' from SSS YFC and 'It's Behind You!' from Red Rag Theatre. Why not pop along and support some local fellow the...

February 9, 2020

In May, Riverside Drama Club will be performing 'The Steamie', with two casts over four nights.

Margo Campbell, who has performed with FADS on numerous occasions - most recently as a scene-stealing Dancing Granny in the panto and, earlier in 2019, as Lucietta in 'Bawbee...

January 19, 2020

Last night, the FADS Burns Quiz Night turned out to be so much more than was promised. Yes, there was a quiz (and some of us are still a bit disgusted with ourselves for being less than dazzling 🙄😂) but there was also Scottish music, singing, poetry and a rip-roaring...

December 7, 2019

First bit's for quiz fans: here’s everything you need to know about the FADS Burns Quiz Night:

  • Saturday 18th January

  • Menzies Hall

  • 7pm for a 7:30pm start

  • Maximum of 6 in a team – you can either put your own team together in advance or come and bud...

November 19, 2019

Last week, James Shaw from the the BBC popped along to a panto rehearsal to get some thoughts on the upcoming election, and his short report went out on Radio 4's PM programme yesterday.

Jonny North, Paul Anderson, Jeannie Woodburn, Nigel Pope and David Smith all featur...

November 14, 2019

January's going to be a busy month for FADS. As if Calamity Jane rehearsals and the fine-tuning of our SCDA One-Act competition entry, 'Housebound', weren't enough to keep the temperature up in the Menzies Hall, we're sneaking in a social evening as well!

Burns Qui...

October 24, 2019

...on the Calamity audition front.

Just to clarify that next Wednesday's audition is for everyone - chorus as well as principals. We will be including a couple of chorus numbers and some physical movement to get everyone in the mood, so come ready for a fun evening!


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