“Will-ful Mischief” – a feast of entertainment from Tagora

“No better thing under the sun, than to eat, and to drink, and to be merry!” In honour of the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare, Tagora presents a grand “Elizabethan Feast”. On the menu: mead, game, sweetmeats, dancing, singing and stage-play. The doors will open at 19.00, when guests will be offered a welcoming glass of mead before sitting down to enjoy a three-course meal, served by our team of glamorous Tudor serving maids. Entrée: pumpkin soup Main course: game meat or fish Continue reading →

New production: “The Lover” by Harold Pinter

Tagora is pleased to present The Lover by Harold Pinter, directed by David Adamson and featuring Mimi Sajin and Chris Reynolds. You can see it at the Camionneur from 8 to 10 June. The metaphorical curtain rises at 21.30, but come ahead of time and partake of the Camionneur’s excellent food. About the play Richard and Sarah live in a middle class London suburb but while he goes off to work in the city she stays at home and awaits her lover … As usual in Pinter’s world,  nothing is Continue reading →

Coming up in 2017: School for Scandal

Following last month’s vote, Tagora members have decided that The School for Scandal, by Richard Brinsley Sheridan, will be our next production at the Cube noir. It will be staged early in 2017. The schedule is as follows: Get in  and technical: Monday 30 January 1st dress rehearsal: Tuesday 31 January 2nd dress rehearsal: Wednesday 1 February Performance 20.30: Thursday 2 February Performance 20.30: Friday 3 February Matinée 17.00 and evening 20.30: Saturday 4 February Matinée 17.00: Sunday 5 February followed by get out. Should you be available and Continue reading →

Return of the Nightmare

Those who missed our production of The Actor’s Nightmare a short time ago in the Camionneur have a second chance to see it, and this time for free! It’s being staged as part of the “fringe” of the Théâtralis festival in the Laiterie complex in Strasbourg. So come along at five o’clock on Saturday 4 July for a short play and a good laugh. To give you an idea, photos of the Camionneur production are now online here. Théâtralis is Strasbourg’s annual amateur theatre festival. If Continue reading →

Summer comedy from Tagora

On 13 and 14 June Tagora returns to the Camionneur with two comedies. The main attraction is The Actor’s Nightmare by Christopher Durang. Accountant George finds himself inexplicably on stage, where he is assumed to be the stand-in for the leading man. Under protest, he is nonetheless obliged to take part in a play he doesn’t know the name of, with a cast not all in the same play! Coward, Shakespeare, Beckett … George tries to keep his head above water but soon his neck is Continue reading →