Love London Love Culture’s Round Up of the Month: June 2020

Here’s a guide to what has proved popular this month on Love London Love Culture…. Interview with Robert O’Dowd: proving a popular read this month is our interview with the Rose Theatre’s Chief Executive, discussing the need for help for theatres from the government. Review of OVO Theatre’s Twelfth Night: this hilarious performance of Twelfth… Read More

NEWS: Alice Fearn Announces Intermissions Series

The West End star has announced a new weekly series to help raise money to a different charity each week. Alice Fearn (Come From Away, Wicked) has announced details of a brand new series of live concerts streamed from her own home and featuring a variety of West End guests. Taking place every Friday night… Read More

NEWS: West End Musical Drive-in Announced

West End Musical Brunch is is going to the drive-in this summer for a socially distanced musical theatre celebration, West End Musical Drive-In, bringing West End superstars direct to audiences cars. It has been announced that West End stars Kerry Ellis (Wicked; We Will Rock You), Alice Fearn (Wicked; Come From Away) and Jon Robyns… Read More

NEWS: The National Gallery Announce Reopening Date

The London Gallery has confirmed that it will reopen to the public on the 8th July. Following 111 days of closure, the National Gallery has today announced that it will be reopening for visitors on Wednesday the 8th July. In order to do so, the gallery has put in place a series of measures to… Read More

REVIEW: Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga

Immensely funny but also deeply sincere, this comedy is exactly what people need right now. My goodness what a joyful if somewhat wacky comedy this new Netflix film is. With all its unique twists and turns (including how Fire Saga end up at the Eurovision Song Contest) its probably best that you don’t try and… Read More

NEWS: Young Presenter Charlie Kristensen Interviews Stars for New Youtube Show

Ten year old Charlie Kristensen who won over the hearts of the West End theatre industry and the British public last year when he launched his #CheerUpCharlie campaign, channelling his own traumatic experiences of being bullied and the support he received has now launched a new Youtube show. Charlie has ambitions of becoming a television presenter and… Read More

NEWS: Designers Unite to Support Freelance Theatre Creatives

A group of leading theatre designers have formed scene/change – a Community that brings designers together at a moment of great uncertainty for the theatre industry and its creative professionals, to join in conversation and explore how to navigate a way through this time. Scene /Change aims to provide a platform for all theatre set and costume… Read More

NEWS: First Ever Global Online Vocal Festival Announced

VOCES8 Foundation has today announced a new and paid-for online festival, featuring artists from across the world. Broadcast every Saturday for ten weeks from the 1st August, Live From London will see vocal ensembles including VOCES8, I Fagiolini, StileAntico, The Swingles, The Sixteen and Chanticleer uniting to help raise money for artists, venues and promoters… Read More

NEWS: Celtic Tiger Announced as Next Show to be Streamed by The Shows Must Go On

The 2005 Irish dance show will be streamed for free via The Shows Must Go youtube channel on Friday 3rd July. The next show to be streamed as part of The Shows Must Go On series has been unveiled today. From 7pm on Friday 3rd July, audiences can watch the 2005 production of Celtic Tiger… Read More

NEWS: Whitechapel Gallery Plans to Reopen

The gallery has announced that it is planning to reopen to the public on the 14th July. The Whitechapel Gallery has unveiled plans to reopen its doors on the 14th July – with new health and safety measures put in place to prioritise the welfare of staff and visitors.  It was confirmed that its Spring… Read More