Interview With… Stav Meishar

The writer and performer chatted to Emma Clarendon about bringing the true story of a Jewish acrobat who hid in a German circus during World War II to avoid being sent to a concentration camp to the stage.  Hi Stav, thanks so much for talking to me. Could you give us a bit of an… Read More

NEWS: Cirque du Soleil’s First Acrobatic Ice Show to Premiere in UK

Crystal is set to tour the UK from the 6th March 2020, opening in Sheffield. With tickets on sale now, Cirque du Soleil has confirmed that Crystal will be touring the UK’s arenas in 2020. This unique show combines circus arts and the world of ice skating in a production to take audiences on a… Read More

NEWS: King’s Head Theatre Announces 2019 Pantomime

Charles Court Opera will return to the theatre to present their 13th pantomime The Nativity Panto – A Not-So Silent Night. Running at the King’s Head Theatre for a limited season from the 29th November, Charles Court Opera will present their own unique take on the traditional nativity story for their latest production. Join a… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Favourite Film Musicals

With the BFI presenting a season celebrating film musicals, Emma Clarendon picks five of her favourite film musicals…. The Sound of Music: this 1965 film featuring music and lyrics by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II is based on the memoirs by Maria von Trapp. Filled with such memorable songs such as ‘My Favourite Things’… Read More

PREVIEW: Hogarth: Place and Progress, Sir John Soane’s Museum

The museum will explore William Hogarth’s views on morality, the society and the city. On display from the 9th October, Sir John Soane’s Museum will reunite William Hogarth’s surviving painted series to explore how the artist was able to see through social conventions to reveal the immorality and vice that he saw in all classes of… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Sydney & The Old Girl at the Park Theatre

The world premiere production will play at the Park Theatre from the 31st October. Joining the previously announced Miriam Margolyes as Nell Stock and Mark Hadfield as Sydney Stock, the cast for the world premiere production of Eugene O’Hare’s black comedy is also set to star Vivien Parry who joins the cast to play Marion Fee. Nell… Read More