Thursday, January 19, 2017

"A Sting in the Tale" Cast Announcement


From L to R:  Richard Coon, Anita O'Hagan, John Pickering, Val Braun, Steve Lewis

 TAPA is excited to announce, with the support of Yo Time Frozen Yogurt and Krazy Kat Publishing,  the cast of the upcoming production “A Sting in the Tale”, written by Brian Clemens and Dennis Spooner, directed by Chris Chiola, and produced by Diane Cross.

“A Sting in the Tale” follows two playwrights, Nigel Forbes and Max Goodman, who were once successful crime writers that are now struggling to write their next hit show. While trying to come up with new plot ideas, Forbes’ wife Ann barges into the room, complaining bitterly about

Monday, November 28, 2016

"Dear Santa" Opens Dec 2nd


A portion of the 22 member "Dear Santa" cast take a picture with Director Ann Harper (back row middle)

 Composed of a number of short scenes, “Dear Santa” ranges from the hilarious to touching. Written by Rob Frankel, and directed by Ann Harper, this production shows Santa from various viewpoints - from a child who alphabetizes her Christmas list and sends it out in August, to children at various stages of belief...and disbelief! Santa and his helpers shed light on many of the mysteries surrounding him, including why you don't always get the gift you ask for, how Santa delivers all those gifts in one night, how he finds children spending Christmas away from home, and how his power transcends the boundaries of race, gender and religion. Of course, sometimes being Santa isn't

Monday, November 14, 2016

Audition Announcement: A Sting in the Tale




The Tillamook Association for the Performing Arts (TAPA) is pleased to announce open auditions for the comedy thriller, “A Sting in the Tale”.  Two once successful crime writing playwrights are writing a blockbuster to pay off their mounting debts, or are they fulfilling their full potential by plotting the perfect murder?

Auditions will be held at TAPA’s Barn Community Playhouse (1204 Ivy Ave) on Friday Nov 18th starting at 6:00 pm, and Saturday Nov 19th starting at 2:00 pm.  TAPA is looking for three (3) men and two (2) women, in varying ages, to fill the roles of this production. 

Written by Brian Clemens and Dennis Spooner, and directed by Chris Chiola, performances will run February 17th – March 5th.

Audition packets are available here:  Sting in the Tale Audition Packet

TAPA is a non-profit community theater dedicated to providing high quality performing arts experiences through entertainment, education, and community participation. 

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Annual Meeting Rescheduled for 10/23 @ 3:30 pm






Our Annual Meeting is back on, for this Sunday (10/23) at 3:30! Join us at the Barn Community Playhouse to hear a recap of last year, and what's to come for this year! 5 board member positions are up for election....remember only current TAPA members may be nominated and vote. See you there!