Interview With… Kate O’Connor

The director spoke to LLLC about her upcoming production of Cuzco at Theatre503.  Hi Kate, thanks for talking to me. What can we expect from Cuzco? Cuzco is a tragic love story about a couple who travel to Peru to try to save their relationship. Through this narrative the writer Víctor Sánchez Rodríguez explores questions about what it means to be from a certain place or speak… Read More

Watch: West End Stars Performing You’ve Got A Friend in Aid of Barnardo’s

A number of West End stars  have recorded a festive cover of Carole King’s You’ve Got A Friend, to raise money for children’s charity, Barnardo’s. This new recording which is available to download now here features vocals from some of the West End’s biggest stars including Nathan Amzi, Natasha Barnes, Christina Bennington, Daniel Boys, Janie Dee, Ben Forster, Clare Foster, Evelyn Hoskins,… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Theatre Picks for 2019

Here’s Love London Love Culture’s theatre picks for the year ahead… Waitress, Adelphi Theatre: the popular Broadway musical is heading to London from February 2019 and is set to star Katharine McPhee as Jenna – a role she has previously played on Broadway. The musical is based on the 2007 film and features a score by Sara Bareilles. All About Eve, Noel Coward Theatre: Gillian Anderson and Lily James are set… Read More

News: Ovalhouse Announces Spring 2019 Season

The  season will include the return of Random Selfies and Rhiannon Faith’s Smack That (a conversation).  2019 is the final year for the Ovalhouse Theatre in its current home before it stages performances in unusual locations, prior to moving into their new space in Brixton. It has now announced its final Spring season at its original home. The new season will open with Rhiannon Faith’s… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Favourite…Theatre of 2018

As we approach the end of 2018, here’s a few of LLLC’s favourite shows of the year…. The Lieutenant of Inishmore, Noel Coward Theatre: a great cast and plenty of quotable lines made Michael Grandage’s revival of Martin McDonagh’s hilarious play a real delight and highlight of the year. For God’s sake put Wee Thomas on the Phone! The King & I, London Palladium: this gloriously lavish Broadway production of this classic musical was a real treat… Read More

REVIEW: Chasing Bono, Soho Theatre

Based on Neil McCormick’s memoir I was Bono’s Doppelgänger this is a touching and funny play.   “It sounds like a fecking dog biscuit” a young Neil McCormick responds to the news that his friend Paul Hewson is changing his name to Bono in this hilarious but touching new play by Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais – just one moment that highlights the level of… Read More