Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 30th September

Here’s a few reviews, interviews and news pieces that have been proving popular on Love London Love Culture this week….  1. Review: Journey to the Underworld, Pedley Street Station – this week saw Love London Love Culture attended the launch event for Funicular Productions latest venture at Pedley Street Station. Including a four course meal created… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Theatre Deals of the Week: Sunday 30th September- 6th October

Here’s a few of the best ticket offers that Love London Love Culture has available for readers this week….  1. Bat out of Hell, Dominion Theatre: when you book through Love London Love Culture, you won’t need to worry about booking fees and with tickets available from £15 – how can you say no to that?… Read More

Review Round Up: Antony and Cleopatra, National Theatre

Sophie Okonedo and Ralph Fiennes star in Simon Godwin’s production of Antony and Cleopatra at the National Theatre. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews…  The Guardian: **** “Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo are at the top of their game as the self-deluded lovers, and director Simon Godwin proves yet again that he combines a contemporary… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of…A Guide for the Homesick, Trafalgar Studios

Playing at the Trafalgar Studios from the 16th October, rehearsal images have now been released for Jonathan O’Boyle’s upcoming production of A Guide for the Homesick. Here’s a glimpse of what has been happening… Teddy is searching for a friend for the night. Jeremy is searching for a beer. Worlds apart and miles away from… Read More

REVIEW: Hogarth’s Progress, Rose Theatre Kingston

The contrast in styles between Nick Dear’s The Art of Success and The Taste of the Town are striking but both make for compelling viewing in Anthony Banks’ production.  Bold, brash and bawdy is the way you could describe Nick Dear’s The Art of Success, while The Taste of the Town is more refined and… Read More

NEWS: StageCon Postponed until 2019

The organisers for the UK’s first StageCon have announced they are postponing the event until 2019.  Due to have taken place at the Shoreditch Town Hall on the 3rd and 4th November, it has been confirmed that the event is now being postponed until next year to sort out ticket pricing to ensure that younger theatre… Read More

Five Minutes with…Samuel Valentine

Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon spoke to Samuel Valentine about starring as the title role in the UK tour of Don Carlos.  Thanks so much for talking to me. Could you explain a bit more about the background to the story of Don Carlos?Don Carlos is set against the backdrop of the Spanish Inquisition,… Read More

REVIEW: Speeches of Note, Emmanuel Centre

Visitors to London’s Emmanuel Centre were in for a treat on Monday night at the how to: Academy’s latest event, Speeches of Note. Following in the footsteps of its well-known cousin Letters Live, where a selection of significant historical letters are brought to life by a host of celebrities, Speeches of Note celebrated the power… Read More

Interview with…Rose-Marie Christian

The actress spoke to Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon about Three Sat Under the Banyan Tree, based on The Panchatantra – India’s Aesop’s Fables.  Hi Rose-Marie thanks so much for talking to me. Could you tell me about your character Jayaben? Jayaben is the youngest of the three children with a fierce spirit about her . Although she… Read More

NEWS: Sandi Toksvig Adapting Story for Mamma Mia! the Party in London

It has been announced that the Great British Bake Off  host will adapt the original story for the show by  Calle Norlén, Roine Söderlundh and Björn Ulvaeus, for the London production.  Mamma Mia! The Party  is set in a taverna on the island of Skopelos, where most exteriors of the first MAMMA MIA! film were shot.… Read More