Interview With… Charlie Clements and Persephone Swales-Dawson

The pair chatted to us about touring the UK and starring in The House on Cold Hill, playing at the New Victoria Theatre from the 23rd to the 27th April. How would you sum up your respective characters in The House On Cold Hill? Charlie: Chris works for Ollie [Joe McFadden] and is basically his… Read More

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REVIEW: Night of the Living Dead Live, Pleasance Theatre

The stage production based on George A Romero’s classic horror film is a lively and surprisingly funny show to watch – even if the plot is a bit thin. Zombies. Check. Chaos. Check. Audience getting covered in blood. Check. This is just a few of the things to expect from Benji Sperring’s lively and surprisingly… Read More

Interview With…Rocky Rodriguez Jr

The playwright chatted to us about Bed Peace currently playing at the Cockpit Theatre. Are you a big Beatles fan?.. John or Paul? I am a big Beatles fan. And yes, I sit on the John side of the fence; but that is more because I include the totality of John and Paul’s solo work… Read More

Five Minutes with….Sonia Jalaly

The writer chatted to us about bringing her play Bump to the Kiln Theatre’s Mapping Brent Festival on the 18th April. Hi Sonia, thanks so much for talking to me. Could you tell me a bit more about what Bump is about? The Bump cast and team have been working together since October last year.… Read More

NEWS: King’s Head Theatre to Present Double Bill of Tennessee Williams’ Plays

Southern Belles will unite two of Tennsessee Williams’ one act plays to headline the King’s Head Theatre’s 2019 Queer Season. Playing at the King’s Head Theatre from the 24th July until the 24th August, these two one act plays will be directed by Jamie Armitage, co-director of the Olivier nominated musical Six, a graduate of… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of… Out of Water, Orange Tree Theatre

Rehearsal images have been released ahead of the production’s run at the Orange Tree Theatre. Here’s a glimpse of what has been happening…. Playing from the 27th April, this Orange Tree Theatre production presented in association with the Royal Shakespeare Company is based on Zoe Cooper’s latest play. Claire and her wife Kit have moved… Read More

NEWS: Full Cast Announced for Wife at the Kiln Theatre

Full casting has been confirmed for Indhu Rubasingham’s production, playing at the Kiln Theatre from the 30th May. Artistic Director Indhu Rubasingham has announced casting for her production of Samuel Adamson’s Wife set to play at the Kiln Theatre from the 30th May until the 6th July. Rubasingham is set to direct Richard Cant (Peter/Ivar at… Read More

Interview with…Rakie Ayola

The actress chatted to us about her current role in The Half God of Rainfall. Could you explain more about what The Half God of Rainfall is about? The play is about Half God Demi, his mortal mother Modupé and how their lives are affected by the Nigerian-Órisà Gods and the Greek-Olympian Gods. It’s about… Read More

NEWS: The Wardrobe Ensemble’s Education, Education, Education to Play at Trafalgar Studios

The theatre company will bring their award winning production of Education, Education, Education to the Trafalgar Studios from the 31st May. Directed by Jesse Jones and Helena Middleton, Education, Education, Education is set in 1997 at a slowly disintegrating secondary school and is a love letter to the 90’s – filled with hits from artists… Read More

Review Round Up: A German Life, Bridge Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Jonathan Kent’s production starring Maggie Smith. The Telegraph: ***** “A compelling history lesson. An acting master-class like no other. Dame Maggie Smith is back on the London stage for the first time in 12 years and – at the age of 84 – commands attention for… Read More