NEWS: Theatres Trust Release Statement in Response to UK Government’s Rescue Package for the Arts

Director of The Theatre’s Trust Jon Morgan has today released a statement in response to the UK government’s newly announced rescue package for the arts. Jon Morgan said in a statement:”Theatres Trust greatly welcomes the government’s announcement of £1.57bn additional support for the arts and cultural sectors.  It is a strong message from government that… Read More

NEWS: West End Stars to Unite for Godspell 50th Anniversary concert

The special anniversary concert will be streamed worldwide on the 27th, 28th and 29th August. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Stephen Schwartz’s Godspell, it has been announced that Thomas Hopkins & Michael Quinn for Ginger Quiff Media in associate with the Hope Mill Theatre will present a special concert production to be streamed online… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 5th July

Another week and another weekly guide from Love London Love Culture! Review of The Grinning Man, Bristol Old Vic: having missed out on catching this musical during its London run, it was wonderful to finally watch the Bristol Old Vic’s production which is a “gorgeous fairytale of a musical”.   News: Charlie Kristensen has launched… Read More

REVIEW: Celtic Tiger, The Shows Must Go On!

This 2005 production directed, produced and choreographed by Michael Flatley has some interesting concepts – but put together comes across as an incoherent show. The last Michael Flatley show that I went to see was Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games and was completely mesmerised by the sheer skill and talent that was displayed. Which… Read More

REVIEW: Hamilton, Disney +

Spectacularly unique and filled with passion, this filmed version of the hit Broadway musical is exquisite to watch – no matter how many times you have seen it. Having originally set to be released in cinemas next year, thank goodness Disney decided to bring the release forward and onto its streaming platform to offer all… Read More

NEWS: The London Production of The Mousetrap to Re-Open in October

It has been announced that Agatha Christie’s long-running play will reopen on the 23rd October. The longest running show in the world will welcome audiences back to St Martin’s Theatre from October it has been announced, having been shut since theatres were closed in March. Having played in London since 1952, the production will re-open… Read More

Watch: First Look at West End Stars Performing Songs Competing for Stiles + Drewe’s Best New Song Prize

The video has been released ahead of this weekend’s virtual concert and ceremony on the 5th July. In this newly released video, George Stiles and Anthony Drewe discuss the online event as well as featuring clips of West End stars Marisha Wallace, Rebecca Treherne, Tyrone Huntley, Fra Fee and Laura Pitt-Pulford singing some of the finalist… Read More

Interview With…Suba Das

The Artistic Director of HighTide chatted to us about how the company is supporting its network of freelancers and next generation of artists. Hi Suba, how are you feeling about everything that is happening in the arts at the moment?  It’s an interesting time certainly! At present I find myself spending half my time in… Read More

REVIEW: Les Blancs, National Theatre at Home

Lorraine Hansberry’s play is vividly and powerfully brought to life in Yaël Farber‘s atmospheric production. This latest production to be showcased in the National Theatre’s immensely popular National Theatre at Home series is this immensely powerful and shocking play from Lorraine Hansberry that captures a range of topics with piercing insight. It was originally staged… Read More

NEWS: Talawa Theatre Company Announce New Online Project

The theatre company are creating new online experience featuring six brand new short pieces using verbatim interviews from Black key and frontline workers. Each of the six brand new short pieces will explore the Covid-19 crisis and its impact on Black key and frontline workers. Titled Tales from the Front Line, it will examine the… Read More