Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 4th August

Here’s a guide to what has been proving popular on LLLC this week… Review of My Son Pinocchio Jr, Southwark Playhouse: as part of their Southwark Playhouse summer takeover, the British Theatre Academy are performing this retelling of the classic story of Pinocchio. Filled with lots of magic, little audience members will really love this!… Read More

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NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Doctor Zhivago

Lambert Jackson Productions have announced full casting for Doctor Zhivago – The UK Concert Première, which will taking place at the Cadogan Hall on the 1st September. Joining the previously announced Ramin Karimloo (Yurii Andreyevich Zhivago) and Celinde Schoenmaker (Lara Guishar) in the UK premiere concert production will be: Rhys Bailey (Young Yurii, Sasha), Maisey Bawden (Olya), Graham Hoadly (Alexander Gromeko) ,Isabella Djuve-Wood (Young… Read More

Five Reasons to See..Doctor Zhivago

The 2011 musical version based on Boris Pasternak’s 1957 novel is heading to the Cadogan Hall for two performances only on the 1st September. Emma Clarendon attended the launch at the Theatre Cafe on Sunday – here’s why we think you should book tickets… Lucy Simon’s score and lyrics by Michael Korie and Amy Powers:… Read More

REVIEW: Blues in the Night, Kiln Theatre

Susie McKenna’s gorgeously atmospheric production offers a vocal masterclass from all of its cast. On a hot Summer’s evening, it is hard to imagine a more ideal way to spend a couple of hours being serenaded with some beautiful blues music, sung by a high quality cast and performed by an immensely talented and lively… Read More

Review Round Up: No. 6 Collaborations Project by Ed Sheeran

The singer has collaborated with artists such as Stormzy, Justin Bieber and Camila Cabello for his latest album.   Pitchfork: “few releases have been as baldly transparent and destined for ubiquity as No.6, which has all the conspicuous mining of a Drake album, but very little of the finesse or cultural fluency.” Rolling Stone: *** “Sheeran’s… Read More

NEWS: Chicago Blues Brothers: Motown Mission to Play at the Savoy Theatre

The production will play at the Savoy Theatre for one night only on the 4th August. On the 4th August the Chicago Blues Brothers will perform at the Savoy Theatre, featuring music by Aretha Franklin, James Brown, Otis Redding, Ray Charles, Tina Turner, Cab Calloway plus many more alongside some of the most memorable material… Read More

NEWS: Lambert Jackson Productions Announce UK Premiere of Doctor Zhivago

This UK premiere concert will take place at Cadogan Hall on the 1st September. Based on the classic Nobel Prize-winning novel by Boris Pasternak, Doctor Zhivago has been written for the stage by Academy Award nominee Michael Weller (Ragtime) and features music by two-time Grammy Award winner and Tony Award nominee Lucy Simon, with lyrics by Tony Award nominee Michael… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Month: Sunday 30th June

Here’s a round up of what Love London Love Culture has been up to this month… Review of Hugh Jackman: the Man. The Music. The Show at The O2: getting the month to an exciting start, Love London Love Culture visited The O2 to see Hugh Jackman’s first world touring show, which saw him performing… Read More

REVIEW: It’s Not Really The Apocalypse

This concept album for the new musical has some good ideas but feels as though it needs to vary the style of music slightly more. Telling the story of four friends who wake up with massive hangovers to discover that they are the only ones still left alive, It’s Not Really The Apocalypse is a… Read More

REVIEW: My Fair Lady 2018 Cast Recording

Broadway’s current production’s cast recording brings Alan Jay Lerner and Fredrick Loewe’s glorious score beautifully to life. Based on George Bernard Shaw’s play Pygmalion, there is no doubting that Alan Jay Lerner and Fredrick Loewe’s musical is an absolute classic and always a delight to watch and listen to. Now back on Broadway until the… Read More