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The other RADA

Tagora members who attended our AGM will remember that we discussed the possibility of “staging” performances online, using Zoom or similar applications. Well, great minds think alike; and the Riviera Amateur Dramatic Association (the other RADA, geddit?) is offering an online production of Lysistrata by Aristophanes. Continue reading →

We’ll meet again…

… but for the moment, Covid oblige, it will be online. Tagora’s annual general meeting will take place on Sunday 22 November at 11.00. It’s a chance to review past activities and to look forward to the future. And also to elect the new committee (for which nominations are invited). The meeting will be held by Zoom. You will need a computer or a telephone. A camera is useful, but not essential. If you want to attend, please e-mail agm@tagora.eu in advance of the meeting. Continue reading →

Uncertain times

We announced in June Tagora’s plans to stage the Merchant of Venice towards the end of 2021. However, in these uncertain times it is becoming clear that it is impractical to continue planning for a such a production. Restrictions on gathering together in large groups, and on access to rehearsal spaces, look as if they will continue for some time. As an alternative, we propose to work on a revue inspired by aspects of Shakespearean theatre – past, present or future. The show should, in Continue reading →

Emergency!

Some of you may be aware that, as from the next season, regulations require that all troupes playing in the Cube noir must have on duty an emergency first responder (équipier de 1re intervention). Each troupe has to nominate two members to undertake training on 9 September (morning) or 11 September (afternoon). If you’d be willing to assume this important role on behalf of Tagora, please let us know. E-mail address at the top of the page.

AGM 2019

The Tagora annual general meeting takes place on Wednesday 11 December 2019, starting at 18.00. Agenda Report of the 2018 annual general meeting: matters arising Review of the year’s activities: Productions: Alice in Br€xitland; Brecht in Bisch’ FEATS Other Treasurer’s report Relations with Trois14 Election of the Committee Any other business Inventory Alternatives to the Cube Noir All are welcome. You don’t have to be a Tagora member to attend; but since the venue is within the security zone of the Palais de l’Europe we Continue reading →