NEWS: Best-Selling Romantic Comedies List Unveiled

The Official Charts have confirmed the top selling romantic  comedy films of all time available on DVD and Blu-ray.  10. Mr & Mrs Smith: this 2005 film starring Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie combines action with romance when a married couple experiencing problems in their relationship also encounter professional problems when they are assigned to killing each other. 9. The 40-Year-Old Virgin: Steve Carell stars as Andy Stitzer, who (as the title suggests)… Read More

NEWS: Initial Casting Announced for UK Premiere of Amelie the Musical

It has been announced that the French- Canadian actress Audrey  Brisson will be playing the role of Amélie Poulian in the UK premiere of the musical based on  the Oscar nominated film.  The production, which will open at the Watermill Theatre in Newbury on the 11th April, before embarking on a UK tour, will be directed by  Michael Fentiman. Audrey Brisson is set to play the title role that was originally played by  Audrey Tautou in the 2001 film Le Fabuleux Destin D’Amélie… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for The Marvelous Wonderettes

Casting for the UK premiere of this Off-Broadway musical has been confirmed.  Directed by Joseph Hodges, it has been announced the production is set to star Sophie Camble (White Christmas, Chess and 42nd Street) as Missy, Rosie Needham (Legally Blonde) as Cindy Lou, Louise Young (Mamma Mia!) as Betty Jean and Kara Taylor Alberts (The Wind in the Willows) as Suzy. Written and created by Roger… Read More

Review Round Up: Edward II, Shakespeare’s Globe

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Nick Bagnall’s  production. WhatsOnStage: **** “While Bagnall’s production is generally low on frills (setting aside some charming musical accompaniments), it is a highly involving watch which gallops along at the right pace – and has been stripped back in order to reward a newcomer.” The Telegraph: *** “The performances are variable. Several odd dramatic choices (a… Read More

NEWS: Award Winning Near & Far Launch New Cocktail Bar and Kitchen

Created by Bar 6 Group the company behind Magic Roundabout, Near & Far (Peckham Levels and Angel), and The Good Mixer, the new cocktail bar is the third instalment of the Near & Far family.  This latest bar and kitchen in the Near & Far franchise is based in Camden, offering a new venue for customers to enjoy a Californian oasis – opposite The Stables and iconic… Read More

First Impressions of…Aladdin

A new trailer for Disney’s upcoming live action remake  of Aladdin has been released. LLLC’s Emma Clarendon  shares her thoughts… As one of the many live action remakes that we can expect from Disney this year, Aladdin is definitely up there in terms of the films that I’m most looking forward to seeing this year. Filled with hints of the magic that is to be expected from the film, this new trailer… Read More