NEWS: The Shows Must Go On to Present The Phantom of the Opera

In a change to the line up, it has been confirmed that The Shows Must Go on series will showcase the 25th Anniversary version of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s to mark the first ever performance of the show on 9th October 1986.   The production, filmed at the Royal Albert Hall in 2011, stars Ramin Karimloo as the… Read More

Review Round Up: Jesus Christ Superstar: The Concert, Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for the concert version of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s biblical musical. WhatsOnStage: ***** “So it is enormously to the credit of this production, revived and pared back by director Timothy Sheader from his previous award-winning version that has already enjoyed runs at this venue and the Barbican,… Read More

Reaction to the London Palladium Pilot Performance

A few days ago, Andrew Lloyd Webber presented a pilot performance at the London Palladium to show how live performances inside theatres could look like. Here’s some of the reaction from those who were there… WhatsOnStage: “an important but early stepping stone on a very wide and treacherous river. The battle isn’t just about making… Read More

NEWS: Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cinderella World Premiere Postponed

The new musical was set to open at the Gillian Lynne Theatre in later this year. Producers at The Really Useful Group and Andrew Lloyd Webber have today announced that that Andrew Lloyd Webber’s new musical Cinderella will now world premiere at The Gillian Lynne Theatre in London from the 19th March 2021. Talking about the news… Read More

NEWS: The Other Songs to Host Online Festival

The online festival will be broadcast on Instagram Live on the 5th June. It has been announced that the London based independent Record Label, Management and Publishing Company The Other Songs are celebrating the homegrown talent of The BRIT School through an online event on the 5th June. The Brit School, which will celebrate its 30th birthday in… Read More

NEWS: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Rescheduled for 2021

The production was due to begin performances at the London Palladium in July. Michael Harrison and the Really Useful Group have today announced new dates for the return of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s musical Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at The London Palladium. Due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation, the musical  will defer its… Read More

NEWS: School of Rock the Musical to Launch Search for Young Musicians

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical is set to embark on its first UK tour in 2021. It has been announced that Andrew Lloyd Webber’s hit musical is looking for young musicians from across the country to star in the musical’s first UK tour. Set to open at the Birmingham Alexandra Theatre on Saturday 13 February 2021, the… Read More

NEWS: Cats Next Musical to be Streamed on The Shows Must Go On

It has been announced that the 1999 production of Cats will be the next musical to be streamed as part of The Shows Must Go On. The musical,based on T.S. Eliot’s 1039 book of poetry Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats, is set to be streamed through The Shows Must Go On Youtube Channel on… Read More

NEWS: By Jeeves Announced as Next Show to be Streamed on The Shows Must Go On

This will be the sixth show to stream as part of The Shows Must Go on Series. It has been announced that the 2001 recording of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Alan Ayckbourn’s musical based on P.G. Wodehouse’s famous characters will be the next production to be screened as part of The Shows Must Go on… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Month: April 2020

With plenty of online content and interviews happening, there has still been plenty to read about on LLLC. Here’s a guide to some of our most popular reads this month… Review of the 1998 production of Oklahoma!: we were able to watch the 1998 National Theatre production of this classic musical thanks to Broadway HD… Read More