PREVIEW: Blossom Time – the music of Blossom Dearie, Crazy Coqs

Arriving at the Crazy Croqs for one performance only, Zoe Francis performs  songs by Blossom Dearie in February.  Blossom Dearie (nicknamed by her mother after the flowers delivered at her birth)was an American jazz singer and pianist, instantly recognisable for her light and girlish voice and who collaborated with musicians such as Johnny Mercer, Miles Davis,… Read More

First Look at… The Rat Pack – Live from Las Vegas

Production images have been released for the upcoming return of The Rat Pack – Live From Las Vegas, playing at the Theatre Royal Haymarket from the 13th December.  The Olivier nominated production returns to its original West End home at the Theatre Royal Haymarket from next week for a strictly limited season. At the start… Read More

NEWS: Royal Albert Hall Announces New Science Festival

The Royal Albert Hall is set to explore space in the first of its new science festivals, taking place throughout May and June 2018.  Created in collaboration with the UK Space Agency, Festival of Science: Space will be a mixture of of talks, screenings, comedy shows, concerts and family events taking place between the 2nd May until… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Round Up of the Week: Sunday 26th November

Missed anything that Love London Love Culture has posted this week? Don’t worry! Here’s a guide to what’s been happening this week… 1. From Ibiza to the Norfolk Broads to embark on new UK tour in 2018: it has been announced this week that following successful runs at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and London, Adrian Berry’s play… Read More

Review Round Up: Semiramide, Royal Opera House

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for David Alden’s new production of Rossini’s opera, playing at the Royal Opera House until the 16th December.  The Stage: *** “in the title role Joyce DiDonato melds notes and drama together in a performance of extraordinary virtuosity and expressive mastery.” The Independent: **** “That this show should… Read More

Albums to Look Out for: December 2017

Love London Love Culture picks out some of the best albums to look out for in December… 1. Songs of Experience, U2: the band are back with their 14th studio album, which is the companion album to the 2014 album Songs of Innocence. It will include the tracks ‘Love is All We Have Left’ and ‘American… Read More

PREVIEW: The Nutcracker,The Royal Ballet, Royal Opera House

Peter Wright’s production returns to Covent Garden from the 5th December.  A young girl’s enchanted present leads her on a wonderful Christmas adventure in this beautiful classical ballet, danced to Tchaikovsky’s magnificent score. The classic festive treat for all of the family, The Nutcracker returns to the Royal Opera House, featuring designs by Julia Trevelyan Oman… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Round Up of the Week: Sunday 19th November

Here’s a guide to this week’s most popular reads on Love London Love Culture… 1. Review round up for Network, now playing at the National Theatre: Bryan Cranston and Michelle Dockery stars in Lee Hall’s adaptation of Network. But what have critics had to say about it? Find out here. 2. Miss Julie, Jermyn Street Theatre: following… Read More