REVIEW: Moulin Rouge! The Musical, Broadway Cast Recording

Following the news that the Broadway musical will be heading to the West End in 2021, Emma Clarendon took a listen to the Broadway cast recording. Dazzling and spectacular from start to finish, this electrifying cast recording gives a real sense of the theatricality of the story through the use of even more contemporary songs… Read More

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Review Round Up: Tina – The Tina Turner Musical, Lunt-Fontanne Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for the musical based on Tina Turner’s life and career, which has transferred to Broadway. But what have critics made of it? The New York Times: “what I’ve just described is a rock concert — which is what “Tina” essentially turns into. It’s a blast if that’s… Read More

NEWS: Mrs Doubfire to Open on Broadway in 2020

The new musical based on the classic Robin Williams film will begin performances at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre on the 9th March 2020. It has been confirmed that the new musical will be heading to Broadway next year, following its world premiere at Seattle’s 5th Avenue Theatre from the 26th November until the 29th December.… Read More

Review Round Up: Slave Play, Golden Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Robert O’Hara’s production now playing in New York’s Golden Theatre. DC Metro: “There is something (well, actually, there are lots and lots and lots of things) to offend everyone in Slave Play, so if you’re in the market for a pleasant evening at the theater, you won’t… Read More

Review Round Up: The Height of the Storm, Samuel J. Friedman Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Jonathan Kent’s production now playing on Broadway. Observer: “If The Height of the Storm is enigmatic gibberish, the two stars work hard to give it some symmetry. Pryce is both bombastic and senile, while Atkins makes even her moments of quiet contemplation without dialogue throb with quiet vitality.”… Read More

NEWS: Additional Casting Announced for The Music Man

The production will begin previews on Broadway on the 9th September. Additional casting for the upcoming revival of The Music Man, directed by Jerry Zaks, has been announced. Joining the previously announced Hugh Jackman as Harold Hill and Sutton Foster as Marian Paroo will be: Jayne Houdyshell, Jefferson Mays , Marie Mullen and Shuler Hensley.… Read More

Review Round Up: Betrayal, Bernard B. Jacobs Theater

Following a successful run in London, Jamie Lloyd’s production of Harold Pinter’s play has officially opened on Broadway. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews. Variety: “Thanks to the precision of Lloyd’s direction, our eyes are always focused on the proper bit of minimalist action – a quick sideways glance, a casual crossing of… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Broadway Picks: September 2019

Here’s a guide to a few of the shows that Love London Love Culture wants the most to see… Sea Wall/ A Life, Hudson Theatre: on until the end of September, Jake Gyllenhaal and Tom Sturridge star in Carrie Cracknell’s production. Meet Alex, a photographer on a holiday with his family in the south of… Read More

NEWS: Caroline, Or Change to Transfer to Broadway

Roundabout Theatre Company have confirmed that Tony Kushner and Jeanine Tesori’s musical will be heading to broadway next year. The musical, which had successful runs at the Hampstead Theatre as well as the West End, is set to play at Studio 54 on Broadway from the 13th March 2020 and officially opening on the 7th… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 18th August 2019

Here’s a guide to some of the most popular reads on LLLC this week… Review of Showtune at the Union Theatre: we begun this week with a trip to the Union Theatre to celebrate the music created by Jerry Herman. Featuring some of his best known hits from musicals such as La Cage Aux Folles… Read More