Review Round Up: Onegin, Royal Ballet, Royal Opera House

We round up the reviews for the Royal Ballet’s production of Onegin, now playing at the Royal Opera House. The Stage: **** “Distilled to its narrative essence, this is a ferocious and captivating ballet, danced with an immersive passion that is close to abandon.” The Guardian: ***** “Cranko, such an intelligent choreographer, is attuned to… Read More

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PREVIEW: Message in a Bottle, Peacock Theatre

The new dance theatre production featuring the hits of Sting will play at the Peacock Theatre from the 6th February. Choreographed by Kate Prince, this new dance production set to the music of seven-time Grammy Award-winning artist Sting will make its World premiere at the Peacock Theatre before embarking on a UK and international tour. A… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Show Picks of the Week: Sunday 22nd December 2019

Here’s a guide to a few shows that you might want to book tickets for…. The Red Shoes, Sadler’s Wells: if you love ballet then you will not want to miss Matthew Bourne’s interpretation of the film The Red Shoes at Sadler’s Wells for the festive season before embarking on a new UK tour. Catch… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 22nd December 2019

Here’s a guide to what has been proving popular on LLLC this week… Review of The Snow Queen at the Rose Theatre: still proving to be a popular read this week, is our review of the Rose Theatre Kingston’s 2019 festive production based on Hans Christian Anderson’s fairytale. Details of the Victoria and Albert Museum’s… Read More

REVIEW: The Red Shoes, Sadler’s Wells

This new revival of Matthew Bourne’s romantic and dramatic take on the 1948 film is beautiful to watch unfold. Matthew Bourne has such a way of story telling in all of his work – even with their contemporary twist whether it is his all-male Swan Lake or the deeply gothic rendition of Sleeping Beauty, all… Read More

NEWS: Southbank Centre Announces Details of Spring 2020 Programme

The venue has today confirmed details of its performance and dance programme for Spring 2020. Today the Southbank Centre has announced details for its Spring 2020 performance and dance season. The venue has confirmed that it will be welcoming back artists and companies from the UK and around the world including Holly Blakey and Mica… Read More

First Look at…Heartbeat of Home, Piccadilly Theatre

Production images have been released for Heartbeat of Home which officially opens at the Piccadilly Theatre this evening. Having previously played at the London Palladium earlier this year, Heartbeat of home officially returns to the West End this evening, having been in previews at the Piccadilly Theatre from the 4th September. This new dance show… Read More

PREVIEW: Derrière on a G String, Lilian Baylis Studio, Sadler’s Wells

Alfred Taylor-Gaunt’s comedy dance show will play at the theatre from the 1st to the 4th October. Transforming some of the best known and loved classical music pieces Derrière on a G String is a new comedy dance piece from choreographer Alfred Taylor-Gaunt and will play for a limited run at Sadler’s Wells in October.… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 18th August 2019

Here’s a guide to some of the most popular reads on LLLC this week… Review of Showtune at the Union Theatre: we begun this week with a trip to the Union Theatre to celebrate the music created by Jerry Herman. Featuring some of his best known hits from musicals such as La Cage Aux Folles… Read More

REVIEW: Tales of the Turntable, ZooNation Youth Company, Southbank Centre

This energetic company present a lively show about family, overcoming adversity and following your passion that leaves you with a smile on your face. The sheer confidence and joy that is expressed through this wonderful new dance piece directed and choreographed by Carrie-Anne Ingrouille is astounding. From a pulsating dance off from two rival gangs… Read More