NEWS: Further Casting Announced for UK Premiere of A Little Princess

Further casting has been announced to join the previously confirmed Danny Mac and Amanda Abbington in the upcoming UK premiere of A Little Princess.  Directed by Arlene Phillips, the semi-staged concert performance will take place at the Southbank Centre’s Royal Festival Hall on Bank Holiday, Monday 28 May. Now further casting has been confirmed to join… Read More

Review Round Up: Absolute Hell, National Theatre

The reviews are in for the National Theatre’s production of  Rodney Ackland’s play, directed by Joe Hill-Gibbins. Here, Love London Love Culture rounds up what the critics have been saying… The Guardian: *** “Ackland’s play emerges more as an enjoyable slice of social history than as a timeless myth.” The Stage: **** “It’s a bold and… Read More

PREVIEW: The Hollow Hotel, The Biscuit Factory

Immersive theatre company differencENGINE have created a brand new experience which has been inspired by  the real life murder hotel designed and operated by 19th century serial killer H. H. Holmes.  After its unexpected closure, The Hollow Hotel invites you to its grand re-opening. But if you listen to the whispers in its winding corridors, you might lose… Read More

REVIEW: Circus Abyssinia: Ethiopian Dreams, Underbelly Festival

Bold and vibrant, Circus Abyssinia offers plenty of thrills in its mesmerising show at the Underbelly Festival.  Having performed in front of Royalty at the Royal Variety performance and last year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Circus Abyssinia makes its well deserved debut at the Underbelly Festival – providing plenty of joy and thrills for the audience… Read More

Five Minutes With… Tiger Lillies

 Tiger Lillies spoke to Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon about their upcoming show Devil’s Fairground , playing at the Wilton’s Music Hall from the 15th May.  Thanks so much for talking to Love London Love Culture. Could you tell me a bit more about the show please? The show is called The Devil’s Fairground and it’s… Read More

REVIEW: Strictly Ballroom The Musical, Piccadilly Theatre

This glitter filled and entertaining production might rely slightly too much on Will Young but is fun to watch unfold.  Based Baz Luhrmann’s 1992 film, Strictly Ballroom the Musical is corny, entertaining fun with (of course) some classy dancing that really captures the attention of the audience as well as leaving them with the urge… Read More

NEWS: Iris Theatre To Bring Arabian Nights to Hoxton Hall

Iris Theatre have announced that it will be bringing Arabian Nights to the Hoxton Hall from the 12th September.  This Autumn, Iris Theatre will transform the London venue into a magical world where the stories of Ali Baba, Ala’ad-Din and Sinbad the Sailor will be revealed in a new adaptation of Arabian Nights. Adapted by Nessah Muthy… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for Into the Woods at The Cockpit

Ahead of opening at the Cockpit Theatre on the 23rd May, casting for Tim McArthur’s reimagining of Stephen Sondheim’s classic fairytale with a twist musical has been confirmed.  This well known musical invites audiences to journey into the middle of the forest where well-known fairy tales interweave to create a magical world. As with all fairy… Read More