Review Round Up: The Seagull, Lyric Hammersmith

Anton Chekhov’s play is brought to life once again in a new version by Simon Stephens directed by Sean Holmes. Here is what critics have been saying about it so far…. The Guardian: **** “The indefatigable Simon Stephens – definitely the same as Heisenberg’s author – has written an incisive 21st-century version of Chekhov. Sean Holmes, artistic director of… Read More

Five Perfect Shows to Book for Halloween…

Looking for a bit of thrill or a fright this Halloween? Love London Love Culture rounds up some of the best shows to go and see…  1. The Exorcist, Phoenix Theatre: for anyone who was thrilled and scared by either William Peter Blatty’s original novel or the 1973 film this will certainly be a show to put… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Round Up of the Week

Here Love London Love Culture rounds up the ten most popular posts of the week so that you can catch up with anything that you have missed… 1. Mark Bruce Company to tour UK with new production of Macbeth in 2018:  it has been confirmed that the company will shed new light on Shakespeare’s play… Read More

PREVIEW: Lucinda Rogers: On Gentrification, House of Illustration

This new display at the House of Illustration will focus on the drawings of Lucinda Rogers whose work concentrates on London’s changing landscape and is the forth commission from the House of  Illustration.    On display from the 28th October, Lucinda Rogers: On Gentrification will feature a number of large-scale drawings which capture the gentrification… Read More

NEWS: Ian McKellen to Feature in The Exorcist

It has been announced that Sir Ian McKellen will feature as the voice of the demon in the upcoming production of The Exorcist, which opens for previews at the Phoenix Theatre on the 20th October.  Based on William Peter Blatty’s iconic best-selling novel and the hit film, The Exorcist has been transformed for the stage for… Read More

NEWS: Full Cast and Extra Dates Announced for Jersey Boys UK Tour

Due to popular demand, twelve additional dates have been added to the second UK tour of the Tony, Olivier and Grammy Award-winning musical.  Taking the tour through to 2019, the additional dates on the tour includes: The Marlowe Canterbury (2 – 13 October 2018), New Victoria Theatre Woking (16 – 27 October 2018), Bristol Hippodrome (30… Read More

Review Round Up: Saint George and the Dragon, National Theatre

Lyndsey Turner directs this production of Rory Mullarkey’s new play now playing at the National Theatre. Here’s what critics have been saying about it: A village. A dragon. A damsel in distress. Into the story walks George: wandering knight, freedom fighter, enemy of tyrants the world over. One epic battle later and a nation is born.… Read More

Review Round Up: Hair The Musical, The Vaults

Following on from a successful run at the  Hope Mill Theatre, Jonathan O’Boyle’s 50th anniversary production of the musical arrives in London. Here’s what critics have been saying about it… 1967 and HAIR‘s hippie-hood youngsters live as The Tribe, in the East Village of New York: yearning to change the world, questioning authority and the American… Read More

PREVIEW: The Invisible Man, Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch

The next production to open at the theatre is a new adaptation of H.G Wells’ sci fi classic The Invisible Man, playing from the 27th October.  The 19th Century draws to a smoggy close and in a small room on Great Portland Street, scientist Jack Griffin discovers something that he has quite literally, never been… Read More