NEWS: New Cast Announced for Soho Cinders

A new cast is announced as the production extends its run at the Charing Cross Theatre until the 11th January. New cast members have been announced for the extended run of Soho Cinders, now playing at the Charing Cross Theatre until the 11th January. It has been announced that Michael Mather (Hades in the world premiere… Read More

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Review Round Up: The Boy Friend, Menier Chocolate Factory

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for this revival of Sandy Wilson’s musical. The Guardian: **** “A special mention should go to Paul Farnsworth’s costumes that with their ostrich-plumed headdresses and organdie frocks ideally match Wilson’s exuberant period pastiche.” WhatsOnStage: *** “It all adds up to a perfectly marvellous Christmas evening, with lashings… Read More

Review Round Up: Motherless Brooklyn

Edward Norton directs and stars in this film based on Jonathan Lethem’s novel. The Mirror: ** “Ed Norton is irritating as a Tourette’s-suffering New York cop in this over-the-top and impossible to enjoy detective-noir thriller reeking of Oscar desperation.” The Telegraph: ***** “The best film noirs aren’t merely mysteries, but excavations – long, dark digs… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for NoFit State’s Lexicon

The company’s show will play at the Roundhouse in Camden from the 3rd January. NoFit State Circus have confirmed the acts performing in its show Lexicon at the Roundhouse in Camden from January. The show will feature performances from aerial acrobats such as Lyndall Merry defying gravity on the Swinging Trapeze, Vilhelmiina Sinervo and Rosa-Marie Schmid’s majestic artistry on the… Read More

NEWS: Samantha Barks to Star in London Production of Frozen

The musical will officially reopen the Theatre Royal Drury Lane next year. It has been announced that Samantha Barks, best known for her roles in Pretty Woman the musical and Les Miserables, will be playing the role of Elsa in the upcoming London production based on the popular Disney film. Michael Grandage’s production is set… Read More

Interview with….Carl Grose

The Co-Artistic director of Kneehigh chatted to Emma Clarendon about Kneehigh’s production of Ubu – A Singalong satre. Thanks so much for talking to me. What can we expect from Ubu? Hopefully you won’t expect anything it at all! It’s a show that’s full of surprises. I can tell you it isn’t your typical “sit down… Read More

Review Round Up: Knives Out

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for this all-star murder mystery. Den of Geek: ***** “Knives Out may not be an awards frontrunner. It doesn’t particularly tackle big topics, or take particularly shocking creative risks. Some may even find the characters and script a bit too broad. What it does offer, though, is a pacey and… Read More

First Look at… The Prince of Egypt’s Costume Sketches by Ann Hould-Ward

The Prince of Egypt musical has released the first costume sketches by the Tony Award-winning Broadway designer Ann Hould-Ward.  The new musical based on the DreamWorks Animation film will begin performances at the Dominion Theatre on the 5th February 2020 and is set to feature a collection of over 380 costumes and 250 pairs of shoes. Talking… Read More

NEWS: Fire Hazard Games Announce Jekyll / Hyde Game

Fire Hazard Games have announced details of its latest game for adults based on Robert Louis Stevenson’s Gothic masterpiece, Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde. Running at The Vaults from the 12th February until the 22nd March, Jekyll/Hyde will explore themes such as identity, the unreliability of memory, moral conflict, terrible ambition, and unbridled hedonism. What… Read More

Review Round Up: Wolf of Wall Street, 5 – 15 Sun Street

Discover what critics had to say about the immersive production based on Jordan Belfort’s memoirs. Londonist: ** “Wolf is extensive-to-sprawling and all the ingredients are here: it’s just that they came from Wilko rather than Wall Street. The bear-pit trading floor has six cheap flatpack desks and second hand carpet tiles, billionaire Belfort’s bedroom and… Read More