REVIEW: Carmen 1808, Union Theatre

Phil Willmott’s production based on Bizet’s beloved opera has plenty of passion and Spanish flair to make for a highly engaging experience.  It is always interesting to see what the Union theatre can do with its cosy space and for this production of Carmen 1808, the audience really feel involved with the unfolding events thanks… Read More

REVIEW: Flashdance, New Victoria Theatre

As expected in this stage adaptation of the classic film, the dancing is strong and energetic – but the script does let the production down in places.  Having only seen the original film once before, I have to admit the plot behind Flashdance was a little bit of a mystery coming in to watch the… Read More

NEWS: Further Casting for Chicago Announced

Further casting has been announced for Chicago the musical’s return to the West End.  Joining the previously announced Oscar winner, Cuba Gooding Jr as Billy Flynn will be Sarah Soetaert, Josefina Gabrielle and Ruthie Henshall when the musical returns to the West End stage at the Phoenix Theatre from the 26th March. Sarah Soetaert will be recreating the… Read More

Five Reasons to book to see…Strictly Ballroom the Musical, Piccadilly Theatre

The musical officially launched at the Cafe de Paris in London, ahead of previews at the Piccadilly Theatre from the 29th March. Here’s why Love London Love Culture is excited… 1. There is going to be plenty of dancing to be enjoyed: the launch showcased some of the fantastic dancing for audiences to enjoy – much… Read More

NEWS: Run Extended for Teddy at The Vaults

Snapdragon productions has announced that the run of the award-winning 1950’s rock’n’roll musical is now playing for an extra four weeks at The Vaults.  Teddy, the 1950’s musical will now play at The Vaults from the 29th March until the 3rd June. It has also been announced that the official album Songs from Teddy the Musical by… Read More

Review Round Up: All Or Nothing – The Mod Musical , Arts Theatre

The musical  based on the story of the Small Faces, arrives in the West End for a limited run. Here’s what critics had to say about it… In 1965, a new phenomenon erupted out of London’s East End.  It was the essence of all that was cool.  It was Mod.  ALL OR NOTHING follows the rise and demise… Read More

PREVIEW: London’s Leading Luvvies Perform Alexander S. Bermange, Hippodrome Casino

It has been announced that a cast of West End stars will take to the stage to perform songs by Alexander S.Bermange at the Hippodrome in London on the 4th March.  London’s Leading Luvvies Perform Alexander S. Bermange will see Adam Bayjou (currently Jean Valjean at certain performances of Les Misérables), Christina Bennington ( Bat Out Of Hell), Danny Colligan ( finalist on… Read More

NEWS: John Barrowman to Perform in Seth Rudetsky’s Broadway @Leceister Square Theatre

The theatre and television star is set to perform in Seth Rudetsky’s Broadway shows will be performed at the Leicester Square Theatre.  Best known in  the US for his role of Malcolm Merlyn (aka The Dark Archer) in the hit TV series Arrow, based on the Green Arrow comic books, and in the UK as… Read More

NEWS: Evita to Embark on UK Tour from March

Following 10 years in the UK and two West End seasons, Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical Evita will continue to tour the UK from the 13th March.  The production, which was last seen in the West End at the Phoenix Theatre last year, is directed by Bob Thomson and Bill Kenwright, tells the story of… Read More