Interview with…Bilal Khan

Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon spoke to Bilal Khan about making his stage debut in Dishoom! which opens at the Watford Palace Theatre on the 12th September.  Hi Bilal, thanks so much for talking to me. What can you tell me about Dishoom! Thank you for having me it is an absolute pleasure to talk to… Read More

Review Round Up: Love’s Labour’s Lost, Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

Nick Bagnall directs this new production of Love’s Labour’s Lost, starring Charlotte Mills, Leaphia Darko and Tom Kanji. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews… The Guardian: *** “There are bawdy love scenes, physical gags aplenty and expansive performances from a chamber cast of eight. Some of the embellishments work well but it’s also a little, well,… Read More

NEWS: Casting Confirmed for Twelfth Night at Wilton’s Music Hall

Following its run at The Watermill and its UK and international tour last year, The Watermill Ensemble will bring its production of Twelfth Night to the Wilton’s Music Hall from the 12th September.  Directed by Paul Hart, the production is set to include  returning cast members Victoria Blunt (Maria), Peter Dukes (Malvolio), Rebecca Lee (Viola), Emma McDonald(Antonia), Offue Okegbe (Feste), Lauryn Redding (Sir Toby Belch), Jamie Satterthwaite (Orsino) and Mike Slader. Lillie Flynn (Olivia)… Read More

REVIEW: Bohemia, Black Cat Cabaret, Underbelly Festival

“Bohemia inspires genius, great art and madness.” At least that’s according to Miss Frisky, emcee of the Black Cat Cabaret. And it’s most certainly true as the circus cabaret act returns to the South Bank’s Spiegeltent, this time with their latest show, Bohemia, said to be their “most dark and daring theatrical spectacular to date.” … Read More

REVIEW: There is Nothing Like a Dame, Cadogan Hall

This first show from the newly formed Lambert Jackson Productions celebrated female characters from musicals – with the help of four vocally powerful West End stars.  It has to be said that if this show proved anything it is that female characters from musicals have had some of the most iconic songs to sing across… Read More

Interview With… Anthony Spargo

Now starring in Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain Part Four, Anthony Spargo spoke to Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon about bringing the beloved books to the stage…  Hi Anthony, thank you so much for talking to me. What can audiences expect from Barmy Britain -Part 4?  Horrible Histories is back again! So expect  singing, dancing, royalty,… Read More

NEWS: Pleasance Theatre Announces The Caledonian Express Festival

The Islington based theatre has announced details of its Edinburgh transfer festival – The Caledonian Express, which will take place at the venue from September.  Running from the 18th September until the 2nd December, the Caledonian Express brings some of the exciting shows from the Edinburgh Festival down to London. Crossing genre and form, there… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Royal Shakespeare Company’s Don Quixote

The full cast for the West End transfer of Angus Jackson’s production of Don Quixote has been confirmed ahead of it opening at the Garrick Theatre from the 27th October.  The cast is led by  Rufus Hound and David Threlfall, who will be reprising their roles as Sancho Panza and Don Quixote from the show’s previous run… Read More

NEWS: Mamma Mia! The Party to Open at The O2 in 2019

Executive producer Björn Ulvaeus and producer Ingrid Sutej  have announced that Mamma Mia! The Party will open at The O2 in London in 2019.  The immersive theatrical and dining  experience which originally launched in Stockholm is coming to a specially created venue as part of The O2 in 2019, with tickets going on sale in… Read More

REVIEW: Homos, Or Everyone in America, Finborough Theatre

Intense, overpowering and heartfelt – Homos, Or Everyone In America welcomes you to the intimate relationship of a gay couple in New York. I wasn’t sure what to expect as I entered the tiny Finborough Theatre and noticed that the entire space was covered with sand, nor when I was hit by the distinct smell… Read More