Interview With… Jenet Le Lacheur

The actor chatted to Emma Clarendon about starring in Iris Theatre’s production of Hamlet at St Paul’s Church in Covent Garden. How are you feeling about playing Hamlet? Playing Hamlet is the best gig in the world, it’s easy to see why the part has been revered by actors for so long. Being able to… Read More

Review Round Up: Bitter Wheat, Garrick Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for David Mamet’s latest play starring John Malkovich. The Guardian: ** “No fiction, as Mamet’s play proves, can ever quite match the hideousness of Hollywood reality.” The Independent: *** “Bitter Wheat never fully reveals the psychological depths of this depraved character, or the motivations of those around him… Read More

NEWS: New Boulevard Theatre Announces Ghost Quartet As First Production

The Boulevard Theatre will open its doors with the London premiere of Dave Malloy’s Ghost Quartet. Director of Soho Estates Fawn James and Artistic Director Rachel Edwards have announced the opening programme for the new theatre which will open its doors to the public in October. It was confirmed that the theatre’s opening production will be the London… Read More

Review Round Up: Napoli, Brooklyn, Park Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for the European premiere of Meghan Kennedy’s play, now playing at the Park Theatre. WhatsOnStage: * “It’s an inept production of a mediocre play. The only things likely to provoke tears here are the onions…and possibly boredom.” The Stage: *** “Lisa Blair’s production features a host of… Read More

Review Round Up: Strange Fruit, Bush Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for the Bush Theatre’s production of Caryl Phillips’ story of a family caught up between two cultures. WhatsOnStage: *** “A very necessary and excellent baton-passing revival.” The Guardian: **** “We expect plays today to be brisker and shorter, but Phillips’ portrait of a family divided against itself… Read More

NEWS: Girl From the North Country to Play on Broadway

It has been confirmed that Conor McPherson’s production will head to New York next year. Following successful runs at the Old Vic and the West End, Conor McPherson’s production is set to transfer to Broadway’s Belasco Theatre from the 7th February 2020. 1934. A time-weathered guesthouse in the heartland of America. Only a song can shake… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of… The Night of the Iguana, Noel Coward Theatre

Rehearsal images have been released for James MacDonald’s production which begins previews at the Noel Coward on the 6th July. Directed by James MacDonald, the cast for the production is led by Golden Globe-winner Clive Owen (Closer, Children of Men) who returns to the West End as Rev. T. Lawrence Shannon ; Lia Williams (The Crown, Mary Stuart) as Hannah Jelkes;… Read More

NEWS: Debra Messing to Star in Birthday Candles

The production will mark the New York premiere of Noah Haidle’s play, playing at the American Airlines Theatre from the 2nd April 2020. Playing for a limited season in 2020, Birthday Candles will also mark the Broadway debut of playwright Noah Haidle. Directed by Vivienne Benesch, the production is set to star Debra Messing, who… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Theatre and Dinner Picks: June 2019

Looking to dine out before heading to the theatre? Here’s a few offers that are around at the moment… Tickets to see Wicked plus a two course dinner and glass of Champagne at Boisdale of Belgravia: this package includes pre-theatre meal at the Boisdale of Belgravia with a glass of champagne (you will have to… Read More

First Look at…Bitter Wheat at the Garrick Theatre

Production images have been released for David Mamet’s production, which officially opens at the Garrick Theatre on the 19th June. This world premiere production of Bitter Wheat, written and directed by David Mamet officially opens at the Garrick Theatre this week, having opened for previews on the 7th June. The production stars John Malkovich as Barney… Read More