NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Dear Evan Hansen

The production will begin performances at the Noel Coward Theatre on the 29th October. The full West End cast for the upcoming London production of the Tony Award winning musical has been announced, as rehearsals begin for the musical. Leading the cast as Evan Hansen will be Sam Tutty, who recently made his stage debut… Read More

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NEWS: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat to Return to London Palladium

Laurence Connor’s new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s musical will return to the London Palladium next Summer. Michael Harrison and The Really Useful Group have confirmed that the musical will return to the West End next Summer, with performances beginning at the London Palladium from the 2nd July. Laurence Connor’s production originally… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Favourite Film Musicals

With the BFI presenting a season celebrating film musicals, Emma Clarendon picks five of her favourite film musicals…. The Sound of Music: this 1965 film featuring music and lyrics by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II is based on the memoirs by Maria von Trapp. Filled with such memorable songs such as ‘My Favourite Things’… Read More

Interview With Nicola Brown

The actress chatted to Emma Clarendon about starring as Chava in Trevor Nunn’s successful revival of Fiddler on the Roof. Hi Nicola – how have you found being part of Fiddler on the Roof? I feel so privileged to be part of such a monumental production, and feel so grateful to get to tell this… Read More

Highlights for the BFI’s Musicals! The Greatest Show on Screen Season

Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon selects a few highlights from the BFI’s new season celebrating the best of musicals on film… Screenings of some of the best musical films created: during the season, there will a huge number of screenings – not just in London but up and down the UK. There will be… Read More

NEWS: BFI Announces Full Programme for BFI Musicals! The Greatest Show on Screen Season

The BFI’s latest season will celebrate the film musical, celebrating the stars and directors who influenced this genre of film. The full programme of this new season was announced at an event which took place at the BFII Southbank this evening, with special guests in attendance including Petula Clark and Clarke Peters and Patricia Ward Kelly, wife and biographer… Read More

NEWS: Lockwood Productions Announce UK Premiere of The Green Fairy

The musical will play at the Union Theatre from the 30th October until the 23rd November. The musical, featuring book, music and lyrics by Jack Sain and Stephen Libby, will be presented by Lockwood Productions and Fools & Kings through a production directed by Jack Sain. Tonight, Jo saw her daughter Wendy sing for the first time… Read More

NEWS: Production Images of Joe Sugg in Waitress Released

The Strictly Come Dancing and YouTube personality joins the West End production of the musical to play Ogie. New production images have been released of new cast member Joe Sugg, who began performances as Ogie in the West End production of Waitress at the Adelphi Theatre last night. It was also recently announced that the… Read More

NEWS: Cast Announced for Ghost Quartet at the Boulevard Theatre

The London premiere of Dave Malloy’s play will also be the first production at the Boulevard Theatre. Playing at the Boulevard Theatre from the 24th October, casting has today been announced for Bill Buckhurst’s production. The cast is set to include: Carly Bawden (Romantics Anonymous, Sam Wanamaker Playhouse), Niccolò Curradi (Hotel for Criminals, New Wimbledon Studio), Maimuna Memon (Jesus Christ Superstar,… Read More

NEWS: Pretty Woman the Musical Announces London Date

The musical will be heading to London’s Piccadilly Theatre from February 2020, having closed on Broadway last month. Based on the popular 1990’s film, it has been confirmed that Pretty Woman the Musical will be heading to London’s Piccadilly Theatre from the 14th February 2020. The musical transfers to London following a run at the… Read More