Our passionate community aims to promote traditional Scottish country dance and music for current and future generations to enjoy, and we are always welcoming to new dancers.
You can benefit from a range of discounts and exclusive deals, as well as helping the continuation of the Scottish country dance tradition.
Members of RSCDS Edinburgh Branch receive the following benefits:
RSCDS Membership through Edinburgh Branch costs £33 and helps with running both local activities and setting international standards, training and publications. Discounts are available for Joint members as well as those under 25.
Membership of Edinburgh Branch only, at a cost of £8, is available to those already members of RSCDS either directly via HQ or another Branch.
Once you become a member of the RSCDS you will receive a new member pack that will give you more information about the Society and its aims. This pack is designed to get you started in the world of Scottish Country Dancing, and will make you feel at home within RSCDS Edinburgh Branch.
Scottish Country Dancing has become a way of life for me.
RSCDS Edinburgh is a particularly active Branch, with several classes and dance sessions to choose from. The emphasis is on enjoyment and a genuine welcome is extended to dancers of all abilities.
Through Summer School I’ve made friends of all ages and from all parts of the world - many of whom stay in regular contact in between opportunities to reconnect on a dancefloor somewhere.
While fitness may not be the primary goal, it’s certainly a welcome by-product. In short – what’s not to like?
In addition to this, your membership of RSCDS Edinburgh also gives you membership of the wider RSCDS which supports teacher training, provision of books and music, accreditation for dancers along with maintaining the standards of dance for all.
You will also receive the following benefits: