Here’s a guide to some of the most popular reads on Love London Love Culture this week…
Review of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at the London Palladium: officially returning to the West End this week is Laurence Connor’s new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s beloved family musical. Starring newcomer Jac Yarrow in the title role alongside Sheridan Smith and Jason Donovan – is it a musical that can still please the audiences?
News: Maxine Peake is to perform in Obliterated: also proving to be popular this week is the news that the actress is set to perform in the new play written and directed by Ahmed Masoud at Amnesty International UK in Hackney in August.
Review of Mega at the Tristan Bates Theatre: this week LLLC’s Emma Clarendon returned to the Tristan Bates Theatre to catch this hilarious but bittersweet play about identity.
Review of Fiver at the Southwark Playhouse: still proving to be a popular read on the website this week is our review of this brand new musical following the journey of a five pound note across London and meeting a variety of characters along the way. It is only booking until the 20th July so make sure you don’t miss out!
Interview with Alexander Arnold: Emma Clarendon chatted to the actor about starring opposite John Malkovich on stage as well as his role in the new Richard Curtis and Danny Boyle film Yesterday.
The Turbine Theatre is officially launched: at the beginning of the week, LLLC attended the launch of a brand new theatre opening in London next month. Find out more about what to expect now…
Preview of Olafur Eliasson: In Real Life at Tate Modern: now officially open at Tate Modern, find out more about the exhibition on LLLC here.
Review round up of Seven Methods of Killing Kylie Jenner at the Royal Court Theatre: this week we rounded up the reviews for the debut play from Jasmine Lee-Jones, playing at the theatre until the 27th July.
Final casting announced for the UK premiere of Falsettos: discover who is set to join the previously announced Natasha J Barnes (Cordelia), Daniel Boys (Marvin), Matt Cardle (Mendel), Gemma Knight-Jones (Charlotte), Laura Pitt-Pulford (Trina) and Oliver Savile (Whizzer) in the UK premiere of the musical when it heads to The Other Palace next month.
Five minutes with Debbie Kurup: the actress chatted to us about starring in Blues in the Night at the Kiln Theatre from the 18th July.