Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 21st July

Here’s a guide to what has been proving popular on LLLC this week… Review of Games for Lovers at The Vaults: this week saw the official opening of Ryan Craig’s Games for Lovers at The Vaults. Find out what we made of it… Review of Making Noise Quietly: as well as the eagerly anticipated live… Read More

REVIEW: Making Noise Quietly

Dominic Dromgoole’s beautifully sensitive take on Robert Holman’s short plays effectively examines the various ways that war impacts on people’s lives. Having first been seen on stage in 1986 at London’s Bush Theatre, Robert Holman’s wonderfully insightful short plays translate well to screen thanks to director Dominic Dromgoole’s sensitive but sharply thoughtful film. Spread across… Read More

Review Round Up: A Woman of No Importance, Vaudeville Theatre

Eve Best stars in Dominic Dromgoole’s production of Oscar Wilde’s play. But what have critics been saying about it?  An earnest young American woman, a louche English lord, and an innocent young chap join a house party of fin de siecle fools and grotesques. Nearby a woman lives, cradling a long buried secret. Wilde’s marriage of… Read More

NEWS: Classic Spring Announces ‘Wilde Talk’ Series to Coincide with A Woman of No Importance

Classic Spring has announced its ‘Wilde Talk’ series to go alongside with performances of A Woman of No Importance.  The theatre company has announced that Stephen Fry, Frank McGuinness, Franny Moyle and Merlin Holland will give pre-show talks before evening performances of A Woman of No Importance at the Vaudeville Theatre this autumn. In the first talk, Merlin Holland, Oscar Wilde’s grandson will… Read More

NEWS: Anne Reid to Star as Lady Hunstanton in A Woman of No Importance

Classic Spring have announced that Anne Reid will star in the upcoming production of A Woman of No Importance, playing at the Vaudeville Theatre from the 6th October.  Directed by Dominic Dromgoole, A Woman of No Importance is the first in a year long season of plays celebrating the work of Oscar Wilde at the… Read More

NEWS: Classic Spring Announces Year of Oscar Wilde Plays

The new theatre company created by  Dominic Dromgoole will celebrate Oscar Wilde’s work in new year-long season at the Vaudeville Theatre.  Opening in the 50th anniversary of the decriminalisation of homosexuality in the UK, Classic Spring has announced its programme of plays at the Vaudeville as well the first casting and creatives to celebrate the work of Oscar… Read More