Drama Competition

The ISA Drama Festival is the annual ISA celebration of the dramatic arts. ISA Members’ schools from across the country perform in competition. Each performance is assessed by an independent judge against set criteria. Winners are awarded over a variety of categories, following adjudication.

Congratulations to all the winners for the competition 2018:
The Hammond School
Hawley Hurst School
The Mead School
Salterford House School
Cransley School
Abbey Gate College
Arts Educational Schools
Claires Court Girls School

The complete list of the results can be viewed here and the adjudicator’s report here.

Thank you to all the teachers and participants for all their hard work and great performances, see you all next year!

Thank you to our sponsors: Theatre Tokens who are donating competition prizes for this year’s Festival. The 2018 Prize for the most challenging/innovative choice of presentation/production will be a one-day stage lighting training workshop for the winning school, provided by ETC.




New for 2018 – Shakespeare monologues competition

Virtual, online Shakespeare monologues competition with entries submitted via Youtube; from age 7 upwards.

Congratulations to all the schools who took part this year, particularly the overall winners from:

Old Vicarage School
Oakfield Preparatory School
Adcote Schools for Girls
Arts Educational Schools
St James Senior Girls’ School
Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts
Alton School
St David’s School
Steephill School
Hawley Hurst School.

The complete list of the results can be viewed here and the monologues of the winners here.

You can see the Adjudicator’s report here



If you have any queries about the competition, please contact our National Arts assistant marie-ange.moncuy@isaschools.org.uk

Only schools whose Head is a Member with ISA aremailto:arts@isaschools.org.uk eligible to enter these competitions.

Please contact our membership department to enquire about joining ISA.