NEWS: Chivaree Circus’ Becoming Shades to Play at The Vaults Festival

It has been announced that Chivaree Circus will return to the Vault Festival with extended version of Becoming Shades from the 24th January.  Taking audiences on a immersive underworld journey in the long dark tunnels of Waterloo’s Vaults, Becoming Shades is based on the classical myth of Persephone and combines  live music, physical theatre, aerial acrobatics, fire,… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for The Case of the Frightened Lady

Casting for the latest Classic Thriller Theatre Company production embarking on a UK tour from the 10th January 2018 has been confirmed.  Opening at the Theatre Royal Windsor on 10th January 2018, casting for the upcoming UK tour of Edgar Wallace’s celebrated work. When Inspector Tanner is called in to investigate a ruthless murder at Mark’s Priory, the grand… Read More

Review Round Up: Barnum, Menier Chocolate Factory

Gordon Greenberg directs this latest revival of the musical starring Marcus Brigstocke. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews here: Barnum tells the story of P.T. Barnum, the Greatest Showman on Earth, who combines razzle-dazzle with charm and brass to sell “humbug” to cheering crowds. A joyful and moving musical portrait of the nineteenth century’s… Read More

Review Round Up: Goats, Royal Court Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Hamish Pirie’s production of the new play by Liwaa Yazji…  In a small town in Syria, soldiers are celebrated as heroes and grieving families are nourished on propaganda. As the coffins pile up, the local party leader decides on a radical compensation scheme: a goat for… Read More

First Look at: Pinocchio, National Theatre

As previews get underway at the National Theatre, production images have been released for John Tiffany’s production.  Featuring songs and score from the Walt Disney film by Leigh Harline, Ned Washington and Paul J Smith, Pinocchio, John Tiffany’s production of Pinocchio is now in previews at the Lyttelton Theatre. On a quest to be truly alive, Pinocchio… Read More

NEWS: Vault Festival Announces Programme for 2018

Returning for its sixth year, the Vaults Festival returns to London from the 24th January 2018.  Featuring over 300 events, the Vaults Festival has announced its 2018 programme set to include new writing, immersive experiences, comedy, film and late night entertainment. As well as returning to its venue underneath Waterloo station, the 2018 festival will expand  further… Read More

REVIEW: The Woman in White, Charing Cross Theatre

Thom Southerland directs this first revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s eerie musical – but is it a success?  What do you get if you combine a richly textured (revised) score by Andrew Lloyd Webber, a strongly convincing cast and a Thom Southerland production? In the case of The Woman in White the audience is given… Read More

PREVIEW: Bat Out of Hell, Dominion Theatre

Jim Steinman’s musical will return to London, playing at the Dominion Theatre from the 2nd April 2018.  Having recently won The Evening Standard Radio 2 Audience Award for Best Musical, Bat Out of Hell will play at the Dominion Theatre from the 2nd April 2018, following a critically acclaimed run at the London Coliseum earlier this… Read More

First Glimpse at… The Woman in White, Charing Cross Theatre

Production images for Thom Southerland’s production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Woman in White have been released ahead of the show’s opening night at the Charing Cross Theatre.  Walter Hartright’s life is changed forever after a chance encounter with a mysterious woman, dressed in white, desperate to reveal her chilling secret. When he takes up… Read More