PREVIEW: Casa Festival

Running from the 16th to the 28th July, the festival celebrates Latin American arts. 2019 is the 10th edition of the event that takes place across two weeks and is situated in Dalston, with venues including the Arcola Theatre, Rio Cinema and the Dalston Eastern Curve Garden. This Latin American arts festival will welcome a… Read More

Interview With…Remi Allaigre

The Artistic Director of Transe Express chatted to Emma Clarendon about Cristal Palace, taking place as part of the Greenwich and Docklands International Festival. Hi Remi, could you explain a bit more about what Cristal Palace is about? Cristal Palace is about transforming a public space into a ballroom and bringing people together. We travel… Read More

Review Round Up: Rutherford & Son, National Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Polly Findlay’s production starring Roger Allam. The Times: **** “The National Theatre’s oppressive but inspiring revival is far more than a one-man show. Yet it is Roger Allam’s northern powerhouse of a central performance that sets its weather. It is Allam’s huge presence but sure touch… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 12th May

Here’s a guide to what has been proving popular on Love London Love Culture this week… Review of Dog Without Feathers at the Southbank Centre: LLLC caught Deborah Colker’s dance piece which combines contemporary, ritual and classical dancing and is inspired by  João Cabral de Melo Neto’s masterpiece poem Cão. Review Amour at Charing Cross… Read More

REVIEW: Dog Without Feathers, Deborah Colker Dance Company, Southbank Centre

Inspired by João Cabral de Melo Neto’s masterpiece ‘Cão sem Plumas’, Dog Without Feathers is a mesmerising dance piece to watch unfold.  Combining classical, contemporary and ritual dances, Deborah Colker’s Dog Without Feathers is a vivid and mystical experience to watch unfold as it takes audiences into the heart of communities and their relationships with… Read More

NEWS: Heartbeat of Home to Return to the West End

The producers of Riverdance have announced this new dance show will play at the Piccadilly Theatre from the 4th September. Following on from performances at the London Palladium earlier this year, it has been confirmed Heartbeat of Home will return to London in September. Created by the Producers and Director of Riverdance, Heartbeat of Home… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 5th May

Here’s a guide to what has been proving popular on Love London Love Culture this week… Review of Swan Lake at New Victoria Theatre: this week Matthew Bourne’s classic production arrived in Woking – discover what LLLC’s Emma Clarendon made of it in her review. Review of Jewel of the Empire, Pedley Street Station: also… Read More

REVIEW: Swan Lake, New Victoria Theatre

Matthew Bourne’s classic production looks as fresh as ever and a glorious celebration of Tchaikovsky’s wonderful music. Filled with plenty of drama and intensity, there is no denying that Matthew Bourne’s take on Swan Lake has been revered since it was first staged in 1995 for very good reason. It is by turns beautiful, heart… Read More

REVIEW: Ain’t Misbehavin’, Southwark Playhouse

While there might not be any central plot, sit back and enjoy the music and dancing anyway in this fun and energetic production. From the second you step into the glitzy auditorium at the Southwark Playhouse, prepare to soak up the cool and sophisticated vibe that this confident and lively production possesses – as well… Read More

Review Round Up: All My Sons, Old Vic Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Jeremy Herrin’s production starring Bill Pullman and Sally Field. The Guardian: **** “Colin Morgan captures perfectly Chris’s mixture of survivor guilt, intuitive awareness of Joe’s mendacity and love for his brother’s fiancee. Coleman, in a rare stage appearance after a decade in television, endows Ann with… Read More