After Ayckbourn

Tagora continues its series of online readings Following King Charles III and A Chorus of Disapproval, Tagora’s next on-line reading will be on Sunday 10 April, and will be The Dog It Was that Died by Tom Stoppard, presented by Simon Palmer. Simon has provided the following introduction: A spy attempts suicide but succeeds only in hurting himself and inadvertently killing a dog. This is an accident which is eloquent about the futility of espionage, of conflict, of existence even. One should never forget that Continue reading →

Get your kicks

Friend and supporter of Tagora, M. Soul, relaunches his show “Blue Suède Shoes – Les origines du rock ’n’ roll de 1946 à 1959” His five-piece band will revisit the hits of seminal performers such as Louis Jordan, Fats Domino and Chuck Berry. If you’re a fan of the era, you’ll want to be there; and if you’re not a fan – you will be by the end of the show! Forthcoming appearances: 25 March in Colmar and 23 April in Monswiller. For times, details Continue reading →

Oyez, oyez! Update!

Calling all Tagorans! Meeting documents are now available for the “two for the price of one” AGM. Click the Continue reading link below. The time has come (and indeed gone as regards 2021), for us to hold an Annual General Meeting.  Since we failed to hold one in 2021 (we can blame it on COVID!), we will need to hold our AGM to for 2021 and for 2022.  The Committee has decided to hold this double AGM on Thursday 3 March, at 18:00, via Zoom. Continue reading →

Tagora Online presents

A Chorus of Disapproval by Alan Ayckbourn An online play reading on Sunday February 27 and March 6 at 11am A diffident widower attempts to escape loneliness by joining the local amateur light operatic society. By accident rather than by design (in fact, by not saying “no” to anything be it a request to obtain confidential information from his company or an offer of illicit sex) he advances from a small part to the lead. Parallels are skillfully drawn between The Beggar’s Opera and the Continue reading →

Tagora’s Almost Annual Dinner 26 March at 7pm

For those of you who’ve forgotten or who have never heard of the TAAD it is an occasion for all members to meet up socially and over a delicious meal  entertain ourselves with short sketches, songs or poems.Numbers are limited so if you would like to join us please write to this address: to reserve and also please give an indication of whether you’d like to contribute to the entertainment. Sketches etc. will be limited to 4-5 minutes. More information will be sent to all who answer this Continue reading →

And for our next show…

Well, what? The suggestion box is open. There are a few ideas circulating, but nothing is decided. And we need to plan for the future. The time has come to put on our thinking caps and make a proposal for a production at the Cube Noir for the next season (September 2022 to June 2023). The Committee would welcome any proposal from those of you willing to direct a play! We are happy to consider any ideas, long plays, short plays, original scripts, etc., provided Continue reading →