Auditions for Fame Jr

YATS (Young Actors Theater Strasbourg) recently announced their next production, Fame Jr, and are looking for young actors, singers and dancers. Auditions are open to all young people ages 11 to 18 who can take direction in English and can perform in English. You must be 11 years old by 1 October 2016. What you need for an audition? You must prepare a song with accompaniment. You can use one of the MP3 songs you will find in Audition Materials or you can use any musical Continue reading →

The ESC Alsace hosts an event

On 1 April, for one night only, the ESC is hosting a unique production about Dante’s Divine Comedy at the Munsterhof, 9 rue des Juifs in Strasbourg. A one-man show, Mike Maran brings the legendary poem to life in a memorable and highly amusing way. Tickets cost €15 or €12 for Concessions and ESC members For more information and to book tickets, go to

Planning for the future

Tagora, ever eager to extend its repertoire, proposes the reading of two classic 18th-century comedies with a view to producing one of them at the Cube noir in late January 2017. The School for Scandal by Richard Brinsley Sheridan will be read on Tuesday 26 January and She Stoops to Conquer by Oliver Goldsmith on Tuesday 9 February. The readings will take place in the Tagora rehearsal room and begin at 18.30. All are welcome to attend. You don’t have to be a member of Tagora in Continue reading →

Creative writing workshop in Strasbourg

Tagora supporter and participant Hal D’Arpini will be leading a workshop on creative writing organised as part of the “Strasbourg Write a Story” competition. It takes place at the Médiathèque André Malraux on Saturday 9 January at 10 a.m. See here for further details and to register. The 2016 competition is now open. Full information on the SXB Write a Story Web site.

It’s quiz time again!

Once again the English Speaking Community of Alsace is holding a Christmas quiz, in which non-members are invited to take part. It takes place in The Irish Pub, rue Vauban, Strasbourg, on Thursday 10 December. Come along for snacks, drinks, good company and a bit of exercise for your brain cells. More information on the ESC Web site.