Love London Love Culture’s Favourite Leading Lady Songs

Emma Clarendon selects some of her favourite songs performed by leading lady characters in musicals…. The History of Wrong Guys, performed by the character Lauren in Kinky Boots: this song always makes me laugh as it is completely relatable as the shock of realising you are falling for someone who you wouldn’t normally go for… Read More

NEWS: West End Musical Drive In to Return For Live Performances

The new concerts will take place every Saturday from the 17th April until the 29th May. Bringing theatrical talent to people’s cars this April, West End Musical Drive In returns for another series of concerts, in which previous performers have included Kerry Ellis, Rachel Tucker, John Owen-Jones, LucieJones, Alice Fearn, Layton Williams and Jodie Steele.… Read More

NEWS: Shoreditch Town Hall Announces World Premiere of Curse of the Crackles!

The digital production will be made available to watch from the 13th March. This new interactive audio adventure for children and families has been written by Bea Roberts (The Borrowers, Tobacco Factory Theatres) and features innovative sound technology by Ben and Max Ringham. Riff is a good dog and the most excellentist puppy, but she needs your… Read More

NEWS: The Curve Announces Extension of The Color Purple – at Home

The Leicester based theatre has confirmed that the musical will be available to watch until the 16th March. Due to popular demand, the Curve Theatre is making its semi-staged production of The Color Purple available to watch at home until the 16th March. Talking about the news Curve’s Chief Executive Chris Stafford and Artistic Director Nikolai Foster said: “Whilst… Read More

NEWS: Dave Stewart and Joss Stone to Collaborate on The Time Traveller’s Wife Musical

It has been announced that a new musical based on Audrey Niffenegger and the New Line Cinema film screenplay by Bruce Joel Rubin is in the works. Set to premiere in the UK in late 2021 or early 2022, The Time Traveller’s Wife is set to feature original music and lyrics by Joss Stone and… Read More

NEWS: Cast and Creative Teams Announced for Nevill Holt Opera’s 2021 Summer Festival

The outdoor Summer festival will run from the 4th to the 25th August. It has been announced that Shadwell Opera’s Music Director Finnegan Downie Dear (First Prize Winner at the Mahler Conducting Competition 2020) and Nevill Holt Opera’s Artistic Director Nicholas Chalmers willconduct Mozart’s Don Giovanni and Verdi’s La Traviata this August in NHO’s new… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of British Musicals to Champion

While a lot of the focus and questions have been surrounding West End Theatre musical productions returning – we shouldn’t forget to champion new British musicals says Emma Clarendon. I love a big West End production as much as the next musical theatre fan – but we should also champion the work of new composers… Read More

NEWS: Everybody’ Talking About Jamie to Return in May

It has been announced that the West End production will reopen on the 20th May at the Apollo Theatre. The hit musical, which has been in the West End for the last three years, will begin performances once again on the 20th May having been closed in line with the current national lockdown. It was… Read More

NEWS: Norfolk & Norwich Festival Announces Festival Dates

It has been confirmed that the 2021 edition of the festival will run from the 17th to the 30th May. Daniel Brine, Artistic Director and Chief Executive of Norfolk & Norwich Festival has confirmed that the festival is set to go ahead this year from the 17th to the 30th May. Following on from the… Read More

NEWS: The Royal Academy of Arts Reveals Revised Exhibition Programme

The Royal Academy of Arts is intending to open to the public on the 18th May. Following on from the government’s recent announcement with regards to coming out of lockdown, the Royal Academy of Arts has announced its plans to reopen from May – if of course the roadmap proceeds as planned. Given the lockdown,… Read More