Here’s a guide to some of the most popular reads on LLLC this week…
Review of Showtune at the Union Theatre: we begun this week with a trip to the Union Theatre to celebrate the music created by Jerry Herman. Featuring some of his best known hits from musicals such as La Cage Aux Folles and Mack & Mabel, this thoroughly enjoyable show has plenty to recommend it.
Review of Once on This Island, Southwark Playhouse: this latest production in the British Theatre Academy’s take over of Southwark Playhouse is a lively and colourful production of this one act musical. The cast are all wonderfully confident and a joy to watch from start to finish.
Review round up of Evita at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre: this week we rounded up the reviews for Jamie Lloyd’s production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s classic musical, which completes the Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre 2019 season.
Review Tales of the Turntable, ZooNation Youth Company, Southbank Centre: our final press night of the week was a trip to catch the ZooNation Youth Company’s new piece of dance that is a celebration of music and dance throughout history that is guaranteed to leave you with a smile on your face.
News: Barry Manilow’s musical Harmony to make New York debut: it has been confirmed that the singer’s musical based on the true story of the Comedian Harmonists during World War II will be heading to New York next year.
Interview with Amy Ellen Richardson: the actress chatted to us about her role in The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 3/4 The Musical, which is now playing for a limited time at the Ambassadors Theatre.
News: LIV Restaurant to open in Belgravia: it has been announced that chef Damian Monley is set to open a brand new all-day dining restaurant in the heart of Belgravia next month.
Review round up of Bat Out of Hell in New York: we rounded up the reviews for the musical which is making its debut in New York for a strictly limited season.
Interview with Joseph Rowe: Emma Clarendon chatted to the actor about his new role in My One True Friend at the Tristan Bates Theatre.
Preview of On Edge: Living in an Age of Anxiety at the Science Gallery London: we have shared details of the Science Gallery London’s upcoming exhibition which opens to the public from the 19th September.