NEWS: 2022 Tony Awards Nominations Announced

The nominations for this year’s awards were announced in a ceremony by Adrienne Warren and Joshua Henry. The Tony Awards themselves will take place at Radio City Music Hall in New York City on Sunday, 12th June 2022 and will be hosted by Ariana DeBose. The nominations for this year’s awards sees A Strange Loop becoming… Read More

Review Round Up: Macbeth, Longacre Theatre

We take a look at what critics have been saying about Sam Gold’s production starring Daniel Craig and Ruth Negga. WhatsOnStage: “Gold’s Macbeth is both austere and overdesigned, teeming with half-executed conceits and uneven performances. Actors are left to sink or swim, with those who bring their own strong perspective to the stage faring better than those… Read More

Review Round Up: A Strange Loop, Lyceum Theatre

Broadway’s latest musical by Michael R Jackson is now officially open! But what have critics had to say about it? WhatsOnStage: “As Jackson’s script has been refined, Stephen Brackett’s production has also gotten sharper. Arnulfo Maldonado’s set is versatile enough to facilitate a fast-moving, liquid style of storytelling, as are Montana Levi Blanco’s costumes. Jen… Read More

Review Round Up: Funny Girl, August Wilson Theatre

We discover what critics have had to say about the Broadway revival of this musical starring  Beanie Feldstein and Ramin Karimloo. New York Post: “the revival could be a whole lot better than the uninvolving stroll that director Michael Mayer has turned it into. High jinks, romance, heartbreak, Brooklyn, Broadway and Monte Carlo are all… Read More

Review Round Up: Hangmen, Golden Theatre

We take a look at what critics have had to say about Martin McDonagh’s play starring Alfie Allen and David Thelfall. Deadline: “no one does dark impulses with as much comedic flare – yes, it’s sneaky, menacing and funny – as McDonagh at full tilt.” Variety: “a deadly beauty, flawlessly cast and directed in the… Read More

Review Round Up: American Buffalo, Circle on the Square Theatre

We take a look at what is being said about the Broadway revival of David Mamet’s play. The Guardian: ** “There is pleasure, of course, in Fishburne and Rockwell’s performances. As Donny, Fishburne keeps his voice low, his eyes hooded, his physicality contained until it isn’t. Fishburne’s natural clout lends Donny gravity; his sensitivity to… Read More

Review Round Up: Birthday Candles, American Airlines Theatre

We round up the reviews for Noah Haidle’s play starring Debra Messing, which has just had its official opening night on Broadway. Variety: ” This play feels like an offering, a true gift, a lesson on survival and a bold reminder to live each day with zest and adventure. Certainly, the icing on the cake is… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Round Up of the Week: Sunday 10th April 2022

We round up some of our most popular reads on Love London Love Culture this week… Review round up of Black Love at the Kiln Theatre: We took a look at what critics had to say about Chinonyerem Odimba’s new musical, playing at the Kiln Theatre until the 23rd April. Review of To Kill a… Read More

NEWS: New Casting Announced for Broadway Production of Moulin Rouge!

The musical continues to play at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre. New casting has been announced for the Broadway production of Moulin Rouge!, based on Baz Luhrmann’s 2001 film. Taking over the role of Satine will be Ashley Loren, who has played the role over 100 performances as alternate since the production opened in 2019. Derek… Read More

Review Round Up: Paradise Square, Ethel Barrymore Theatre

The new musical has now opened on Broadway – let’s find out what critics had to say about it… Time Out: *** “Director Moisés Kaufman stages all of the above with a sense of grave pageantry that gets a solid assist from Allen Moyer’s rotating set and Toni-Leslie James’s rich array of petticoats and vests.… Read More