Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 26th July

Here’s a guide to what has been happening this week on LLLC….. Preview of The New Normal Festival: we have shared details of the upcoming outdoor and socially distanced festival which will run at The Royal Victoria Patriotic Building in Wandsworth throughout August. Confirmed acts include: magician Ben Hart, Olivier Award winning smash-hit Showstopper! and I Wish… Read More

Interview With… Grace Duggan

Emma Clarendon chats to the director about lockdown and the postponed production of ‘Wood’. Hi thanks so much for talking to me – could you tell me a little more about ‘Wood’? Hey! WOOD is a meta-theatrical comedy investigating questions of power and privilege in the rehearsal room and beyond. The question we explore is who holds… Read More

Interview With…Suba Das

The Artistic Director of HighTide chatted to us about how the company is supporting its network of freelancers and next generation of artists. Hi Suba, how are you feeling about everything that is happening in the arts at the moment?  It’s an interesting time certainly! At present I find myself spending half my time in… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Round Up of the Month: June 2020

Here’s a guide to what has proved popular this month on Love London Love Culture…. Interview with Robert O’Dowd: proving a popular read this month is our interview with the Rose Theatre’s Chief Executive, discussing the need for help for theatres from the government. Review of OVO Theatre’s Twelfth Night: this hilarious performance of Twelfth… Read More

Interview With… Calum Finlay

LLLC’s Emma Clarendon chatted to Playbox Theatre Associate Artist Calum Finlay about the theatre’s CHATTERBOX series. Hi Calum, for those who don’t know about it could you explain a bit more about CHATTERBOX? CHATTERBOX is an online and interactive interview series with famous actors and industry leaders – aimed at young people! There are 3 ways… Read More

NEWS: Further Guests Announced for Mark Curry’s Conversations With…Series

New guests have been announced today for Mark Curry’s Conversations With… series in aid of Acting For Others. This new series, featuring interviews into the guests lives and careers, as well as finding out their thoughts and tips on getting through lockdown that takes place via zoom, sees the broadcaster talking to a mix of interviewee’s including… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 7th June 2020

Here’s a guide to some of the cultural things we have been writing about this week… Interview with Robert O’Dowd: this week we spoke to the Rose Theatre’s Chief Executive about the challenges that the theatre industry is currently facing and what we can do to support it right now. Review of Going the Distance… Read More

Interview With….Robert O’Dowd

The Chief Executive of the Rose Theatre in Kingston spoke to us about the fight to safeguard the theatre industry. Hi Robert, thanks so much for talking to me. Could you explain in a little more detail about SOLT and UK Theatre’s campaign to protect theatres during this time? Theatre and a few other performing arts organisations are… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Month: May 2020

Here’s a guide to what proved popular on Love London Love Culture in May… Review of Les Miserables: The Staged Concert: proving popular this month is our thoughts on the digital release of Les Miserables The Staged Concert starring Alfie Boe and Michael Ball. It was recorded during the show’s concert performances at the Gielgud… Read More

Interview With…Tori Allen-Martin and Sarah Henley

Emma Clarendon chatted to Tori Allen-Martin and Sarah Henley about their new not-for-profit organisation, Burn Bright. Hi Sarah and Tori, I hope you’re both keeping well. Could you explain more about your organisation Burn Bright? Burn Bright is a not for profit organisation which aims to level the playing field in as many ways aspossible for writers… Read More