Author Archives: David

“Grandfather”: a play by Maimu Berg

Court in the Act and Tagora present Grandfather A play by Maimu Berg marking the centenary of the Republic of Estonia directed by David Adamson Thursday, 8 February 2018, at 13.00 in the small drum of the European Court of Human Rights Grandfather (“Vanaisa”) is a play written by the distinguished Estonian author Maimu Berg to celebrate the centenary of the Republic of Estonia, and created especially for Court in the Act (the theatre club of the European Court of Human Rights) and Tagora. The Continue reading →

Looking for extras

The Trois 14 collective has circulated a notice from the Théâtre national de Strasbourg (TNS) saying they are looking for three extras, all men over 60, for a public performance in March. The production is entitled Nova – oratorio. Performances are on 12 and 13 March, with rehearsals earlier the same month. More information in the application form. If you apply, please mention that you heard about it from Trois 14.

Music from M. Soul and the band

Tagora friend and supporter, M. Soul (otherwise known as Marcel Soulodre), brings his band and their tribute to Johnny Cash to Geispolsheim. They are performing in the Espace Malraux at 20.30 on Friday 10 November. Bookings: 0390 297272 or by e-mail. Download the flyer

Mémoires d’une tricheuse

This year’s Théâtralis festival takes place at the Espace K from 2 to 4 November 2017. Tagora will be contributing a short monologue in French, Mémoires d’une tricheuse, performed by Isabelle Dousset. You can see her on Thursday and Saturday evenings, and there’s plenty of other things on the programme. More information on the festival Web site.

Ta-daaa! It’s the TAAD

As Tagora regulars know, TAAD is the Tagora Almost Annual Dinner – so named because we don’t always manage to hold one every twelve months. This year it will take place on Saturday 28 October, with live music from Too Old to Die Young and a selection of dramatic or humorous contributions organised by our emcee, David Adamson. The venue is the Camionneur. Doors open at 19.00. Admission is free: just pay for what you eat and drink. Come and enjoy dinner and wine and Continue reading →