Love London Love Culture’s Round Up of the Month: August 2019

Here’s a round up of our top ten most popular posts of the month… Review of British Theatre Academy’s production of Dogfight at Southwark Playhouse: catch up with our most popular review of the month! Completing the BTA’s summer season at the theatre, this production captures the raw nature of the musical that while initially… Read More

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REVIEW: Dogfight, Southwark Playhouse

The British Theatre Academy completes their Summer season at the Southwark Playhouse with a heartfelt production of Benj Pasek and Justin Paul’s musical. Based on the 1991 film which starred River Phoenix, Benj Pasek and Justin Paul’s musical is a story of two clear halves – one that initially has no redeeming features in terms… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 18th August 2019

Here’s a guide to some of the most popular reads on LLLC this week… Review of Showtune at the Union Theatre: we begun this week with a trip to the Union Theatre to celebrate the music created by Jerry Herman. Featuring some of his best known hits from musicals such as La Cage Aux Folles… Read More

REVIEW: Once on This Island, Southwark Playhouse

The British Theatre Academy pour their heart and soul into this vibrant production of Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty’s musical. With its carnival vibe running throughout this lively and enthusiastic production directed by Lee Proud, the British Theatre Academy have once again selected a show that perfectly captures the talent they produce. The one act… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 4th August

Here’s a guide to what has been proving popular on LLLC this week… Review of My Son Pinocchio Jr, Southwark Playhouse: as part of their Southwark Playhouse summer takeover, the British Theatre Academy are performing this retelling of the classic story of Pinocchio. Filled with lots of magic, little audience members will really love this!… Read More

REVIEW: My Son Pinocchio Jr, Southwark Playhouse

This retelling of the classic story of a toymaker and his toy puppet is surprisingly heartfelt and enjoyable – with plenty of messages for both children and adults to take away from it. Performed by The British Theatre Academy as part of their summer season at the Southwark Playhouse, My Son Pinocchio Jr is a… Read More

REVIEW: Bring it On, Southwark Playhouse

This lively and entertaining production showcases a whole wealth of talent from the British Theatre Academy.  Loosely based on the film starring Kirsten Dunst, Bring it On makes for a lively and bubbly musical about friendship, betrayal and competition. The story follows the fortunes of cheerleader Campbell after she is named captain of the Truman High… Read More

REVIEW: Goodnight Mister Tom, Southwark Playhouse

Kirsty Herrington visited the Southwark Playhouse to watch the British Theatre Academy’s production based on  Michelle Magorian’s beloved story.  Following the much-loved children’s book by Michelle Magorian and the film starring late actor John Thaw, David Wood’s adaptation of Goodnight Mister Tom at the Southwark Playhouse has a lot to live up to. Thankfully this youth… Read More