Interview with… Simon Mole

LLLC’s Emma Clarendon chatted to Simon Mole about Mole & Gecko: The Show touring London venues next month.  Huge thanks for taking the time to talk to me. What can audiences expect from your new show? It’s an interactive rap musical for children and families about a Mole and a Gecko who make a show (as well as being about a mole and a gecko who go on an… Read More

Interview with… Sarah Keyworth

LLLC’s Emma Clarendon chatted to Sarah about her upcoming show at the Soho Theatre.  Hi Sarah thanks so much for talking to me. How excited are you about bringing ‘Dark Horse’ to the Soho Theatre? So excited! I have wanted to perform at Soho since I started doing Stand Up in London. It’s a real dream come true moment.  What can audiences expect from the show? A lot… Read More

REVIEW: When We Have Sufficiently Tortured Each Other, Dorfman Theatre, National Theatre

To say there’s been a lot of hype surrounding When We Have Sufficiently Tortured Each Other would be an understatement. The announcement of Cate Blanchett’s National Theatre debut gathered so much interest that a ticket ballot system was introduced given the huge demand and limited space of the Dorfman Theatre. During previews eager theatregoers began… Read More

Review Round Up: Pierre Bonnard: The Colour of Memory, Tate Modern

Tate Modern’s  exhibition concentrates on the artist’s work from 1912  until 1947. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews.  The Times: **** “Bonnard’s colour juxtapositions are barking mad, but so harmonious that you barely notice.” The Guardian: *** “Awash with colour and full of fidgety brushwork, Bonnard’s paintings range from the terrific to the scrappy. Why do people love him so much?” Evening Standard: ***** “These are paintings based on observation yet… Read More

NEWS: World Premiere for Tom Wright’s Undetectable Announced

The production will play at the King’s Head Theatre from the 13th  March.  The King’s Head Theatre have announced it will be presenting the world premiere of Tom Wright’s Undetectable which will be directed by Rikki Beadle-Blair. Hunky dream boy Lex and bright spark Bradley are falling for each other. Big time. After three months, Lex has decided that tonight’s the night… but Bradley’s not so sure… Read More

REVIEW: Notre Dame de Paris, London Coliseum

Gilles Maheu’s production emphasises the powerful nature of the story – but ends up getting too carried away with itself.  To have two musicals based on Victor Hugo’s novels in London at the same time is certainly an exciting prospect – even if this French musical version of Notre Dame de Paris is only on until the weekend. Sung entirely in French, Gilles Maheu’s production is vibrantly colourful and consistently interesting to… Read More

Interview With…Eliza Jackson

The producer chatted to Love London Love Culture about Lambert  Jackson’s upcoming West End Women concert.  Hi Eliza, huge thanks for talking to me. What can audiences expect from ‘West End Women’? Thank you so much! West End Women will be a really special concert. This will be a night full of the best-loved showstoppers – there will be songs everyone will know, as well as a few surprises… Read More