Review Round Up: Aspects of Love, Southwark Playhouse

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Jonathan O’Boyle’s production which has transferred to London from Manchester.   The Upcoming: *** “Jonathan O’Boyle’s revival is bold and intimate, with inspiring use of props, dance and lighting.” WhatsOnStage:**** “A glamorous, captivating European antidote to a miserable London winter and with a sensational central performance, this is one to see.” The Stage: *** “O’Boyle’s stripped down… Read More

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Love London Love Culture’s Favourite Books of 2018

Here’s Love London Love Culture’s top ten favourite books of the year – including works by Robert Galbraith and Neil Gaiman… The Riviera Set by Mary S. Lovell: beautifully bringing to life the glamorous lives of all those who paid a visit to the Riviera from the 1920’s all the way up until 1960, Mary S.Lovell writes with great detail and vividness. Her descriptions of the parties and the characters whose lives she has… Read More

NEWS:Aspects of Love to Play at the Southwark Playhouse

Following its run at the Hope Mill Theatre, Katy Lipson for Aria Entertainment and Hope Mill Theatre have announced the transfer of their production of Aspects of Love to the Southwark Playhouse.  Playing a limited season from the 7th January 2019, Aspects of Love will celebrate 30 years since the original production opened at the the Prince of Wales Theatre… Read More

Interview with… Jasper Britton

The actor spoke to LLLC’s Emma Clarendon about the National Youth Music Theatre’s upcoming production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Beautiful Game at The Other Palace.      Hi Jasper, thank you so much for talking to me. How are you feeling about returning to the National Youth Music Theatre? Great! It’s been a long time. Can’t quite… Read More

REVIEW: Unmasked: A Memoir by Andrew Lloyd Webber

Although occasionally it comes across as a how-to-do-it-yourself type book, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s memoir is always entertaining to read.  If you are looking for a way to break into musicals, reading Unmasked is a good starting point as Andrew Lloyd Webber takes readers on a journey exploring some of his biggest musical hits – including… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Favourite Andrew Lloyd Webber Songs

As Andrew Lloyd Webber celebrates his 70th Birthday with the release of a brand new album and autobiography, Love London Love Culture has created a countdown of our favourite Lloyd Webber compositions…. 10. Music of the Night – The Phantom of the Opera: almost poetic in quality, the way in which the song soars is beautiful… Read More

NEWS: Evita to Embark on UK Tour from March

Following 10 years in the UK and two West End seasons, Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical Evita will continue to tour the UK from the 13th March.  The production, which was last seen in the West End at the Phoenix Theatre last year, is directed by Bob Thomson and Bill Kenwright, tells the story of… Read More

REVIEW: Sunset Boulevard, New Victoria Theatre

This extraordinarily lavish production makes the heart soar as much as the story and its characters breaks the audience’s heart.  While Sunset Boulevard is apparently not based on a true story, it is very easy to believe that it could  have been any number of actors and actresses attempting to adapt to the new film… Read More

REVIEW: The Woman in White, Charing Cross Theatre

Thom Southerland directs this first revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s eerie musical – but is it a success?  What do you get if you combine a richly textured (revised) score by Andrew Lloyd Webber, a strongly convincing cast and a Thom Southerland production? In the case of The Woman in White the audience is given… Read More

First Glimpse at… The Woman in White, Charing Cross Theatre

Production images for Thom Southerland’s production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Woman in White have been released ahead of the show’s opening night at the Charing Cross Theatre.  Walter Hartright’s life is changed forever after a chance encounter with a mysterious woman, dressed in white, desperate to reveal her chilling secret. When he takes up… Read More