Theatre club at the European Court of Human Rights

Tagora members and others are invited to the new theatre club launched by a number of colleagues, including Tagora regular Julia Laffranque. Here’s what they say. On 28 May a new club will be launched at the Court: The theatre club. This club, which is born out of initiative of judge Julia Laffranque and the enthusiasm of some lawyers, is targeted to members of the Court: judges, assistants, lawyers and trainees who are passionate about theatre. Also members of Tagora (Council of Europe English speaking Continue reading →

Forthcoming readings

During the next few months we shall be reading some big-cast plays, particularly The Crucible, on 20 May – where the presence of young women (aged 14 and upwards) would be most welcome – The Hostage on Wednesday 3 June, and in the autumn The Caucasian Chalk Circle, plus an 18th century comedy of manners, She Stoops to Conquer . Continue reading →

Quiz time again!

Quiz fans have two to look forward to in the near future. In addition to the one that takes place at the Tagora annual dinner, Tagora members might also like to know about one organised by the English-Speaking Community in Alsace. Here’s the invitation: Continue reading →

Come on Tagorians!

It’s free, it’s fun It’s our very own night out TAAD, Saturday 11th April from 7.30 pm at the Camionneur There’s still room on the programme if you want to do a song or a sketch (of around 4 minutes and possibly connected with Hollywood). If not, please feel free to just come along and enjoy. Quick reminder that I need to know by Monday 6 April by the latest to prepare the programme and if you want to eat at the Cam (good food Continue reading →

Young actors wanted for comedy roles

We’re hoping to stage a translation/adaptation of Georges Feydeau’s short comedy Amour et piano, under the title Heart Strings. It has three characters, including a young man and a young woman, both aged around 20. We have no obvious candidates for the younger parts, and whether we consider the play for production will depend on finding suitable actors. Beginners are welcome! Performance would be in English, but it’s not essential that it be your first language. Auditions will be held in the evening of 1 April at the Continue reading →