Five Minutes With… Issy van Randwyck

The actress chatted to Emma Clarendon about starring in the Menier Chocolate Factory’s revival of Sandy Wilson’s The Boy Friend. Hi Issy. For those not familiar with The Boy Friend what is it about? The clue is in the title – The Boy Friend or rather boyfriends … The show is set on The Riviera in… Read More

Advertisements

REVIEW: Moulin Rouge! The Musical, Broadway Cast Recording

Following the news that the Broadway musical will be heading to the West End in 2021, Emma Clarendon took a listen to the Broadway cast recording. Dazzling and spectacular from start to finish, this electrifying cast recording gives a real sense of the theatricality of the story through the use of even more contemporary songs… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of…The Boy Friend, Menier Chocolate Factory

Rehearsal images have been released for the upcoming revival of Sandy Wilson’s The Boy Friend. Playing at the Menier Chocolate Factory from the 22nd November, rehearsals have begun for Matthew White’s revival of Sandy Wilson’s musical.  Set in Madame Dubonnet’s finishing school in the south of France, these perfect young ladies burst into song at… Read More

NEWS: Shakespeare’s Globe Announces Casting for Swive [Elizabeth],

The new play created by Ella Hickson and Natalie Abrahami will play at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse from the 6th December until the 15th February. Full casting has been announced for Natalie Abrahami’s production which will begin performances at Shakespeare’s Globe’s Sam Wanamaker Playhouse on the 6th December. This world premiere production is set to… Read More

NEWS: Bridge Theatre Announces New Shows

The Bridge Theatre has announced four new shows heading to the venue in 2020. Four new productions have been announced for the Bridge Theatre, scheduled to run until April 2021. It has been announced that Polly Findlay will direct Roger Allam and Colin Morgan in Caryl Churchill’s play A Number, which will run at the theatre from the 14th February until the… Read More

REVIEW: Crisis? What Crisis?, Colab Factory

Parabolic Theatre‘s insightful and thought provoking immersive political inspired production effectively sweeps the audience back to 1979. Taking audiences back to 1979, Crisis? What Crisis? is an intriguing piece of immersive experience that places the audience right at the centre of government and allows them to make all kinds of decisions on how to handle… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for Coming Clean at Trafalgar Studios

The King’s Head production returns to the Trafalgar Studios from the 8th January. Casting has been confirmed for the upcoming revival of Adam Spreadbury-Maher’s production of Kevin Elyot’s Coming Clean, playing at the Trafalgar Studios from the 8th January until the 1st February. The cast includes: Lee Knight as Tony, Elliot Hadley as William / Jurgen,… Read More

Interview With…Lydia White

The actress chatted to Emma Clarendon about starring in CinderELLA A New Musical at the Nuffield Southampton Theatres. Hi Lydia, could you tell me more about how CinderELLA is slightly different from other takes on the fairytale? CinderELLA is a show that subverts the classic fairytale structure and content and allows the audience to be… Read More

Interview With… Ben McFarland

Ben McFarland chatted to us about The Thinking Drinkers latest show, arriving at the Leicester Square Theatre on the 30th November and 10th December. You guys met back in your 20’s while working on a leading pub magazine, how does it feel to think that you’ve known each other for so long? Yes, all the… Read More

Interview With…Indra Ové

Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon chatted to the actress about her role in #WeAreArrested at the Arcola Theatre. Hi Indra, could you explain more about what #wearearrested is about? It’s a true story about a Turkish journalist Can Dündar and his need and passion and right to tell the truth. In a society where… Read More