Love London Love Culture’s Round Up of the Year

With 2018 fast approaching, here’s a look back at Love London Love Culture’s top posts of  2017…  First listen to One Night Only from the Leading Ladies debut album: this year has seen the leading Ladies release their debut album and this first track that was released from the album has proved popular on Love London… Read More

Interview With… Joshua McTaggart

The Bunker Theatre’s Artistic Director spoke to Love London Love Culture about the theatre’s upcoming spring season… How are you feeling about The Bunker’s Spring programme?  This is the first fully curated season of work we have announced since opening the venue, so it feels like a long time coming in terms of a clear… Read More

Shows Opening: January 2018

With the New Year firmly within sight, here’s Love London Love Culture’s guide to some of the best theatre to see during January… Bananaman the Musical, Southwark Playhouse: it might already be in previews, but this world premiere production of the brand new musical officially opens in January. As one of the flagship characters in the world’s… Read More

Books to Look Out for: January 2018

With 2018 fast approaching, here’s Love London Love Culture’s picks of books to start your year with…  1. Still Me by Jojo Moyes: following on from the success of ‘Me Before You’ and ‘After You’ Jojo Moyes brings the character Lou Clark back for a new chapter in her story in which someone will turn her… Read More

NEWS: Production Images Released for Bananaman the Musical

Production images for the world premiere production of Bananaman the Musical which officially opens at the Southwark Playhouse on the 4th January.  The most fruity superhero ever to grace the skies is going to make his live action debut in an all-singing, all-flying must-see new musical. Bananaman, the Man-of-Peel, may have a jaw line you… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Year: Top 10 Albums

Love London Love Culture’s top 10 favourite albums of 2017 are as follows…  10. Dreamgirls – Original London Cast Recording:  for anyone wishing to relive this glitzy show filled with fantastic songs and vocals, this high quality soundtrack for the London production relives the joy of watching the show live. While of course Amber Riley’s rendition… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of 2017: Visual Art

Here is Love London Love Culture’s top ten art exhibition highlights for the year… 10. Matisse in the Studio, Royal Academy of Arts: earlier this year the Royal Academy examined the career Henri Matisse and the work he created in his studio, revealing how his personal collection of works provided inspiration on his own work. 9. Lockwood… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Year: Theatre

Love London Love Culture has been to see lots of high quality productions this year – here’s the top 20 picks (too difficult to narrow it down to just 10!)  20. The Comedy About a Bank Robbery, Criterion Theatre: if you are ever in need of a laugh then Mischief Theatre are guaranteed to deliver either… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Year: Books

Here’s a guide to Love London Love Culture’s top ten favourite reads for 2017…  10. When the Future Comes Too Soon by Selina Siak: this richly engaging story set during World War II brings to vivid life the suffering that the people of Malaya. A haunting an emotional read that thoroughly grips from beginning to end. Check… Read More

Review Round Up: The Greatest Showman

Hugh Jackman stars as P.T. Barnum in Michael Gracey’s  film about the showman. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews… Empire: *** “It races along at a breakneck pace and occasionally stumbles into mawkishness, but is carried along by Hugh Jackman’s total commitment and some appallingly catchy songs.” Variety:  “The numbers in “The Greatest Showman” have… Read More