NEWS: Young Presenter Charlie Kristensen Interviews Stars for New Youtube Show

Ten year old Charlie Kristensen who won over the hearts of the West End theatre industry and the British public last year when he launched his #CheerUpCharlie campaign, channelling his own traumatic experiences of being bullied and the support he received has now launched a new Youtube show. Charlie has ambitions of becoming a television presenter and… Read More

NEWS: Designers Unite to Support Freelance Theatre Creatives

A group of leading theatre designers have formed scene/change – a Community that brings designers together at a moment of great uncertainty for the theatre industry and its creative professionals, to join in conversation and explore how to navigate a way through this time. Scene /Change aims to provide a platform for all theatre set and costume… Read More

NEWS: First Ever Global Online Vocal Festival Announced

VOCES8 Foundation has today announced a new and paid-for online festival, featuring artists from across the world. Broadcast every Saturday for ten weeks from the 1st August, Live From London will see vocal ensembles including VOCES8, I Fagiolini, StileAntico, The Swingles, The Sixteen and Chanticleer uniting to help raise money for artists, venues and promoters… Read More

NEWS: Celtic Tiger Announced as Next Show to be Streamed by The Shows Must Go On

The 2005 Irish dance show will be streamed for free via The Shows Must Go youtube channel on Friday 3rd July. The next show to be streamed as part of The Shows Must Go On series has been unveiled today. From 7pm on Friday 3rd July, audiences can watch the 2005 production of Celtic Tiger… Read More

NEWS: Whitechapel Gallery Plans to Reopen

The gallery has announced that it is planning to reopen to the public on the 14th July. The Whitechapel Gallery has unveiled plans to reopen its doors on the 14th July – with new health and safety measures put in place to prioritise the welfare of staff and visitors.  It was confirmed that its Spring… Read More

NEWS: SIX the Musical Joins Utilita Live From The Drive-In Line Up

The West End musical has confirmed that it will join the Summer shows at 12 different open air sites across the UK. Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss’s is set to resume performances from the 4th August at a number of different open air sites, joining the Utilita Live From The Drive-In summer shows to perform eight… Read More

New Theatre Dates for 2021

The current Covid-19 pandemic has caused a number of productions to cancel its London runs for this year – but a few of them have announced new dates or extensions into next year. Here is LLLC’s guide to some of those announced so far… The Prince of Egypt, Dominion Theatre: this West End musical has… Read More

NEWS: Dan Brown’s The Da Vinci Code Heading to the Stage

The stage adaptation of the hit book will embark on a UK tour next year. The Da Vinci Code will be heading to the stage in a UK tour opening at the  Churchill Theatre in Bromley  on the 3rd April 2021. The curator of the Louvre has been brutally murdered, and alongside his body are… Read More

NEWS: New Dates for Hairspray Announced

The production was set to play at the London Coliseum was set to begin performances on the 1st September. The producers of Hairspray have today announced rescheduled performance dates for the musical’s run at the London Coliseum, which will now take place 22nd April 2021 until the 29th August. Until 26th July, all existing ticket holders… Read More

NEWS: Ian McKellen to Play Hamlet in New Production

It has been announced that the new production will begin rehearsals on the 29th June. Produced by Bill Kenwright, this will be the first play that will be rehearsed since theatres went dark in March. This new production of Hamlet will see Ian McKellen in an age-blind interpretation of the young Prince and is the… Read More