About the play The Cherry Orchard, a comedy, was first performed at the Moscow Arts Theatre on 17 January 1904. It was Anton Chekhov’s last play; he died six months later at Badenweiler, 20 kilometres from Mulhouse. The play depicts the incomprehension of an impoverished aristocratic household in the face of a changing Russia. Continue reading →
We are pleased to announce that Tagora’s FEATS entry for this year, The Virtue of Pretty Penny, or, A Vile Murder Foil’d, by Simon Palmer, will have a preview showing in Strasbourg shortly before we take it to the Luxembourg festival. We shall be performing it in the cabaret atmosphere of the Camionneur on 15 and 16 May. Performances start at 21.30, but please come earlier and sample the Camionneur’s excellent menu. Booking will be possible through the Camionneur in due course. The FEATS festival takes Continue reading →
Thanks to David-Michel Muller and François Thouvenin, photos of the dress-rehearsal and performances of La Belle Époque are now available to view or download. Photos also include contributions from Martyn Symonds, Roger Massie and Michèle Lotz.
With only a few days to go before curtain up, Tagora can reveal the programme of its musical entertainment, La Belle Époque. We are keeping some surprises back for those who come to see the show, but here’s an outline of what they can expect. The show is in three parts. Continue reading →
La Belle Époque is Tagora’s production for December 2013. It’s a variety show inspired by the music halls of the Victorian era. Performances: 13-15 December and 18-20 December at 20.30 weekdays and 17.00 Saturday and Sunday. Tickets may be booked here. Continue reading →
With our recent production of Watson in Winter just finished, it’s time we turned our thoughts to the next challenge – La Belle époque, a Victorian-era music-hall. We’ll be looking for singers, dancers and actors, but most of all for people willing to invent, create, cast and manage contributions to this fun-filled variety show. Come along to the launch meeting on Thursday 6 June to find out more. Continue reading →