REVIEW: Marry Me A Little, Barn Theatre (Online)

This musical revue featuring songs that weren’t featured in some of Stephen Sondheim’s best known musicals is beautifully captured in this production. Charming, elegant and stylish, Kirk Jameson’s production of Marry Me a Little has a lot to recommend it both visually and vocally that makes it immensely enjoyable to watch. Formed of songs that… Read More

NEWS: Barn Theatre’s Production of Marry Me A Little To Be Streamed

The revival of Stephen Sondheim’s musical which had to close early due to the second lockdown will now be streamed digitally from the 19th to the 22nd November. The Barn Theatre has announced that their recent revival of the Sondheim musical Marry Me A Little starring Rob Houchen (Les Misérables, The Light in the Piazza) and Celinde Schoenmaker (Rocketman, The… Read More

REVIEW: Doctor Zhivago, Cadogan Hall

Lambert Jackson’s concert production of Doctor Zhivago captures the power and beauty of Boris Paternak’s epic love story and Lucy Simon’s exquisite score. Last seen on Broadway in 2015, Lucy Simon’s musical based on classic love story between the doctor and Lara Guisher is a wonderfully brought to life in this lavish sounding concert production… Read More

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

Interview with…Celinde Schoenmaker & Ramin Karimloo

It’s a sunny bank holiday Monday and West End stars Ramin Karimloo and Celinde Schoenmaker are in rehearsals for the UK premiere concert production of Doctor Zhivago taking place at Cadogan Hall on the 1st September. They kindly took a break to talk about the show and what audiences can expect… How long have you… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Doctor Zhivago

Lambert Jackson Productions have announced full casting for Doctor Zhivago – The UK Concert Première, which will taking place at the Cadogan Hall on the 1st September. Joining the previously announced Ramin Karimloo (Yurii Andreyevich Zhivago) and Celinde Schoenmaker (Lara Guishar) in the UK premiere concert production will be: Rhys Bailey (Young Yurii, Sasha), Maisey Bawden (Olya), Graham Hoadly (Alexander Gromeko) ,Isabella Djuve-Wood (Young… Read More

Five Reasons to See..Doctor Zhivago

The 2011 musical version based on Boris Pasternak’s 1957 novel is heading to the Cadogan Hall for two performances only on the 1st September. Emma Clarendon attended the launch at the Theatre Cafe on Sunday – here’s why we think you should book tickets… Lucy Simon’s score and lyrics by Michael Korie and Amy Powers:… Read More

NEWS: Lambert Jackson Productions Announce UK Premiere of Doctor Zhivago

This UK premiere concert will take place at Cadogan Hall on the 1st September. Based on the classic Nobel Prize-winning novel by Boris Pasternak, Doctor Zhivago has been written for the stage by Academy Award nominee Michael Weller (Ragtime) and features music by two-time Grammy Award winner and Tony Award nominee Lucy Simon, with lyrics by Tony Award nominee Michael… Read More

Review Round Up: The Light in the Piazza, Royal Festival Hall

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for the UK premiere of Adam Guettel and Craig Lucas’s musical. Time Out: ** “Still, these lyrical passages aren’t matched by this production’s clumsy staging: the substantial plaster bum of a Roman statue looms over a dated-feeling curve of Florentine scenery, which feels strangely cramped in Southbank… Read More

NEWS: Further Casting Announced for The Light in the Piazza

The musical will play for a limited run at the Royal Festival Hall  from the 14th June. Joining the previously announced Renée Fleming and Dove Cameron, the production directed by  Olivier award-winner, Daniel Evans is also set to star: Rob Houchen,Celinde Schoenmaker, Liam Tamne, Marie McLaughlin and Malcolm Sinclair. Casting for the role of Signor Naccarelli, Fabrizio’s father has yet to be announced. Meanwhile, the company will also include  Matthew Woodyatt,… Read More