NEWS: National Portrait Gallery Announces Michael Jackson: On the Wall Exhibition

The National Portrait Gallery will explore the influence of the singer on art in a new exhibition which will be on display from the 28th June 2018.  This new landmark exhibition will explore how Michael Jackson has inspired some  of the leading names in contemporary art. Curated by  Dr Nicholas Cullinan, Director of the National Portrait Gallery,… Read More

Review Round Up: Kingsman: The Golden Circle

Taron Egerton and Colin Firth return to the spy world with this new sequel to the 2015 hit film. But what have critics been making of The Golden Circle?  The Guardian: *** ” It’s a film that is utterly maximalist, stuffed to the gills with gadgets, gimmicks, ideas both good and bad. An exhausting, exhilarating watch.”… Read More

Interview With…Laura Rogers

The actress is currently starring in English Touring Theatre’s production of Sam Holocroft’s Rules for Living. Love London Love Culture spoke to her about the production and her character Nicole.  Hi Laura, for those who aren’t familiar with the play, could you tell me a bit more about what it is about?  It’s about a… Read More

Opinion: Should the BBC have Picked Non-Theatre regulars to Present Front Row?

In a new interview with the Radio Times, it was revealed that Giles Coren, Nikki Bedi and Amol Rajan are not particularly knowledgeable about the world of theatre – should they have been picked?  With comments such as talking about finding sitting in the theatre “too  stressful” and wanting “easier access to the loo”  – it… Read More

PREVIEW: Million Dollar Quartet, Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch

The Million Dollar Quartet will visit the theatre from the 25th to the 30th September.  This musical is inspired by the famous recording session that brought together rock ‘n’ roll icons Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins for the first and only time. On December 4, 1956, these four-star musicians gathered at Sun Records in Memphis for… Read More

REVIEW: The Private Lives of the Tudors by Tracy Borman

This deeply fascinating book delves deep into the personalities and lives of all the Tudor kings and queens that feels very intimate in style.  Taking readers through the reign of the Tudors, from the coolly distant Henry VII to the reign of Queen Elizabeth I, Tracy Borman explores the lesser seen and known about to… Read More