NEWS: Winterland to Return to Fulham

It has been announced that Winterland will return to Fulham this festive season from the 8th November.  Taking inspiration from the slopes of the Alps in the 80s and 90s, Winterland will transport guests back in time to a cosy, festive winter playground. As well as Jimmy’s Lodge which will serve up delicious fondues and schnitzels, washed… Read More

REVIEW: The Humans, Hampstead Theatre

Maddie Cordes paid a visit to the Hampstead Theatre to catch a performance of  Stephen Karam’s drama.  Good theatre gets in our heads and starts conversations long after the play has been watched. This is certainly achieved with The Humans which shines a light on a sliver of “normal” family life,  bringing together three generations… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Round Up of the Week: Sunday 14th October

Here’s a few things that have been proving popular on LLLC this week…. 1. The Wider Earth, Natural History Museum: Love London Love Culture paid a visit after hours to the Natural History Museum to see this refreshing new take on Charles Darwin and the discoveries he made whilst on a five year voyage on the… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Most Popular Shows: Sunday 14th October

Here’s Love London Love Culture’s guide to the top 10 most popular shows to book for this week….  1. Only Fools and Horses the Musical: heading to the Theatre Royal Haymarket in 2019, this brand new British musical based on the hit BBC programme is set to see Paul Whitehouse appearing in the production as Grandad, Tom… Read More

Five Minutes with…Etta Murfitt

The choreographer spoke to Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon about creating the choreography for Emma Rice’s Wise Children, playing at the Old Vic Theatre before embarking on a UK tour.  Thanks so much for talking to me. Could you explain a bit more about what Wise Children is about? Wise Children is about twins Nora… Read More

Review Round Up: Porgy and Bess, English National Opera

Gershwin’s opera is being staged at the ENO in a production directed by James Robertson and conducted by John Wilson. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews… The Guardian: **** “James Robinson’s staging is timeless, in the sense that it could have been created at any point in the last 40-odd years, give or… Read More

Opinion: The Inspiration for Fake News the Play by Osman Baig

Osman Baig explains why he wrote his one-man show Fake News, playing at the Waterloo East Theatre from the 23rd to the 28th October.  Andy Warhol once said that in the future, everyone will be famous for 15 minutes. I’m not sure if that’s true yet – but in the era of Twitter and Facebook, something… Read More

NEWS: Eugenius! The Musical to Transfer to West End for Limited Winter Season

Following a second successful run at The Other Palace, the British musical will transfer to the Ambassadors Theatre from the 27th October.  The 1980’s inspired musical featuring book music and lyrics by Ben Adams and Chris Wilkins, will transfer to the Ambassadors Theatre for a limited run from the 27th October until the 5th January 2019.… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Announced for the World Premiere of The Nightingales

Full casting has been confirmed for the upcoming world premiere of William Gaminara’s The Nightingales, directed by Christopher Luscombe.  Joining the previously announced Ruth Jones in the production will be: Steven Pacey, Stefan Adegbola, Sarah Earnshaw, Philip McGinley and Mary Stockley. Directed by RSC Associate Artist Christopher Luscombe and written by William Gaminara, The Nightingales will play at the Theatre Royal Bath from… Read More

REVIEW: Liberty Rides Forth, Waterloo East Theatre

David Kent’s new musical has some good ideas musically – but it needs better character development and a stronger book to make it completely enjoyable.  All writers will be able to sympathise with Trevor in this lightly entertaining new musical when it comes to having writers block. The only thing is in Trevor’s case he… Read More