Interview with… Robert Lonsdale

The actor spoke to Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon about his latest role in Standing at the Sky’s Edge at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield. Thank you so much for talking to me. For those who don’t know – what is Standing at the Sky’s Edge all about? The show is about a famous… Read More

NEWS: Summer Street to Play at the Waterloo East Theatre

AJN Productions has announced that the musical will play at the Waterloo East Theatre from the 13th May. The new musical written and directed by Andrew Norris will head to the The Blockhouse in Brighton from the 3rd to the 7th May before heading to London’s Waterloo East Theatre from the 13th May. Following the… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Theatre Ticket Picks of the Week: Sunday 10th March

Here’s a guide to some of the shows that LLLC thinks you should book for this week… Magic Goes Wrong, Vaudeville Theatre: newly announced this week, the second production in Mischief Theatre’s year long residency at the Vaudeville Theatre is a brand new ‘Goes Wrong’ comedy – co-created with the help of magicians Penn and… Read More

Review Round Up: Waitress, Adelphi Theatre

Now officially open in the West End, Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for the London production of Sara Bareilles’ musical. Evening Standard: **** “The show has cartoonish elements, but mostly subverts its moments of sentimentality and silliness, and there’s a whole lot of humour baked into it.” WhatsOnStage: **** “McPhee is undoubtedly… Read More

NEWS: Cast Announced for New British Musical Fiver at the Southwark Playhouse

The new British musical will play at the Southwark Playhouse from the 3rd to the 20th July. It has been confirmed that Daniel Buckley (Ferris in Eugenius!), Hiba Elchikhe (Princess Jasmine, Disney’s Aladdin) and Kayleigh McKnight (Tina: The Tina Turner Musical) are set to star in the world premiere production of the musical by  Alex… Read More

REVIEW: Behind the Curtain: Broadway Composers & Lyricists Sing Their Songs

Combining the music from classic and contemporary musicals, this compilation album is fascinating and insightful. Ever wondered how the song ‘For Good’ from Wicked came about? Or why the positioning of ‘It’s a Hard Knock Life’ was changed in the musical Annie? Then you will need to take a listen to this fascinating and insightful… Read More

NEWS: Lesley Joseph Joins UK Tour of Calendar Girls

The actress will join the new cast for the UK & Ireland Tour of Gary Barlow and Tim Firth’s musical comedy. Based on the true story, the film and the award-winning play, it has been confirmed that Lesley Joseph will join the UK tour to play Jessie from the 23rd April in Southend, until the… Read More

NEWS: Olivier Awards 2019 Nominations Announced

The prestigious awards will take place at the Royal Albert Hall on the 7th April. This years Olivier Awards will see Marianne Elliott’s gender-swapped production of Stephen Sondheim’s Company and Broadway musical Come From Away up for nine awards each, while the two part play The Inheritance has been nominated for eight awards. The full… Read More

REVIEW: Rocky Horror Show, New Victoria Theatre

Hilarious, naughty and fun, Rocky Horror Show is a lively affair that keeps audiences thoroughly entertained from start to finish. Watching this exuberant production it is easy to see why Rocky Horror Show is still so affectionately received by audiences up and down the country. Playfully naughty, it feels like a pantomime for adults with… Read More

In Pictures….WhatsOnStage Awards 2019

Lin Manuel Miranda’s musical Hamilton won five awards at the ceremony which took place Sunday evening. The 19th annual WhatsOnStage Awards took place at the Prince of Wales Theatre last night, with Hamilton leading the way winning five awards during the evening including Best Actor in a Musical for Jamael Westman, Best Supporting Actor in… Read More