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   Donald Scrimgeour


Donald Scrimgeour

Nickname: Inevitably "Scrimy" and in Scott "Stompie"
House: Scott/Intermediate
Year: 1960-1964

Memories of School:
  • Train journeys to and from school, Kampala/Nairobi.
  • Climbing Kilimanjaro twice with colleagues from school.
  • A particularly wet rugby season and the simultaneous plague of army worm and a plague of locusts at some point.
  • Sunday breakfasts for house prefects in "Stork's" flat and visits to the game park.
  • The annual house dances with girlfriends from the "boma".

    Since leaving School:
  • Graduated in Linguistics from University of Surrey 1969.
  • Have lived in the UK, Germany, Portugal, Brazil, Mexico, South Africa and now 18 years in Spain.
  • 1970-1978 - Stage manager in UK rep theatres and on tour, stage manager Royal Ballet companies, technical director Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, stage manager London Festival Ballet (now English National Ballet).
  • 1979-1986 - International Coordinator and later General Secretary and Administrative Director for the Royal Academy of Dancing in London.
  • Established my own artists agency 1986. Have branch office in London. Operate internationally.

    I live in Seville, Spain.

    (Registered - 18th January 2007)

  • If anyone wishes to contact Donald, please e-mail webmaster@oldcambrians.com to obtain his contact details