NEWS: Carlos Acosta to Celebrate 30 Years in Dance with Performances at the Royal Albert Hall

It has been announced that the renowned dancer will return to the London stage in October to celebrate 30 years as a professional dancer.  Having retired from classical ballet in 2016, Carlos Acosta will return to the London stage  this autumn to perform a mixed bill at the Royal Albert Hall from 2nd to 5th October 2018. The programme… Read More

Review Round Up: Dry Powder, Hampstead Theatre

Hayley Atwell stars in this new production of Sarah Burgess’s play exploring the vulnerability and vilification of those in charge of the economy.  In the same week his private equity firm forced massive layoffs at a supermarket chain, Rick threw himself a lavish engagement party – which even featured an elephant – setting off a publicity… Read More

Review Round Up: Phantom Thread

This latest film from Paul Thomas Anderson sees the director reuniting with Daniel Day-Lewis for his final film performance. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews here.  The Guardian: ***** “Day-Lewis gives a performance of almost ridiculously charismatic outrageousness, the sort only he could get away with.” The Independent: **** “The pleasure here lies… Read More

REVIEW: Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen

Get whisked away to the circus in this emotionally powerful novel, filled with plenty of drama and romance that easily captures the reader’s heart.  Set in an America in the grips of the Great Depression and prohibition, Sara Gruen’s deeply fascinating and heartfelt novel brings the glamour (and at times seediness) of the circus beautifully… Read More