NEWS: Maureen Lipman to Star in Digital Revival of Olivier-Nominated Rose

Award-winning stage and screen actress Maureen Lipman is set to star in the online revival of Martin Sherman’s play this September. This new production will be filmed and made available to download and stream online for three days only, in collaboration with the Hope Mill Theatre. Rose is a one woman show that offers a… Read More

NEWS: The Vault Festival is Postponed Until 2022

The team behind The Vault Festival has decided to postpone the next full, live version of VAULT Festival until 2022. Taking into consideration the financial and safety risks broughtabout by COVID-19 and that each festival takes ten months to create, the organisers have concluded that the decision is in the best interests of its artists,… Read More

NEWS: New Musical Theatre Online Series Announced

Adam Blanshay Productions and The Theatre Café have announced the launch of new online series The Theatre Channel.   Bringing together talent from the theatre world – both on and off stage, the new series will highlight well-known musical theatre classics; performed by some of the industry’s most beloved performers, many of whom hold a… Read More

NEWS: Liz Callaway, Stephanie J.Block and Rachel Bay Jones Join Line Up for The Seth Concert Series

Further guests announced for the weekly series hosted by Seth Rudetsky. Producer Mark Cortale has announced that Liz Callaway, Stephanie J. Block, and Rachel Bay Jones have joined the line up for The Seth Concert Series over the next few weeks.   This virtual series is based on Seth Rudetsky’s international Broadway series that began at The Art House… Read More

First Look at…Fanny& Stella, The Garden Theatre

Images have been released of the cast and creative team as they prepare for the open air production at The Garden Theatre at The Eagle. Beginning performances at the Garden Theatre in the newly refurbished beer garden of The Eagle from the 3rd August, the cast and creative team are now in rehearsals. This first… Read More

NEWS: Musical Theatre Stars to Perform in New Concert Series

Titled ‘Tonight at the London Coliseum’, the week long series of concerts will be streamed in September. Jack Maple and Brian Zeilinger, on behalf of Take Two Theatricals have today announced Tonight at the London Coliseum a week-long series of concerts to be performed on stage at the London Coliseum by some of the UK’s… Read More

NEWS: Phoebe Waller-Bridge Appointed Vice-President of Acting For Others

Acting for Others has confirmed that Phoebe Waller-Bridge has been appointed as vice-president of the theatrical charity. Back in April Waller-Bridge, DryWrite, Soho Theatre and Annapurna Theatre, in partnership with National Theatre Live and Amazon Prime Video streamed the stage production of Fleabag, which raised over one million pounds for charities including Acting for Others. In… Read More

NEWS: Cast Announced for Scoot Theatre’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream

The theatre company has announced the cast for its open air production touring to cricket clubs and The Barn Theatre Cirencester. Directed by Joseph O’Malley (The 39 Steps, The Hound of the Baskervilles, Ben Hur – The Barn Theatre), the cast for this production is set to include: Sally Cheng, Claire -Marie Hall, Tricia Adele-Turner,… Read More

Reaction to the London Palladium Pilot Performance

A few days ago, Andrew Lloyd Webber presented a pilot performance at the London Palladium to show how live performances inside theatres could look like. Here’s some of the reaction from those who were there… WhatsOnStage: “an important but early stepping stone on a very wide and treacherous river. The battle isn’t just about making… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 26th July

Here’s a guide to what has been happening this week on LLLC….. Preview of The New Normal Festival: we have shared details of the upcoming outdoor and socially distanced festival which will run at The Royal Victoria Patriotic Building in Wandsworth throughout August. Confirmed acts include: magician Ben Hart, Olivier Award winning smash-hit Showstopper! and I Wish… Read More