Album Review: Girlfriends by London Musical Theatre Orchestra

This debut album from the London Musical Theatre Orchestra is lively and expertly performed – but highlights a couple of issues with the musical itself. Having been to see this concert performance at the Bishopsgate Institute last November, I was curious to hear if the London Musical Theatre Orchestra’s performance translated just as well onto… Read More

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NEWS: London Musical Theatre Orchestra Release Debut Album

The live recording of the London Musical Theatre’s concert performance of Girlfriends, by Emmy Award-winner Howard Goodall and recorded at Bishopsgate Institute has been released. The London Musical Theatre Orchestra’s live recording of their concert performance of Howard Goodall’s Girlfriends has been released on CD and digital download. Recorded at the Bishopsgate Institute, the album… Read More

REVIEW: A Christmas Carol, London Musical Theatre Orchestra, Lyceum Theatre

This cosy festive musical treat is performed beautifully by the London Musical Theatre Orchestra.  It is always such a treat to listen to the London Musical Theatre Orchestra’s interpretation of Alan Menken, Lynn Ahrens and Mike Ockrent’s A Christmas Carol. The orchestra’s performance is always filled with passion and warmth that really brings the story,… Read More

REVIEW: Camelot, London Musical Theatre Orchestra, London Palladium

As well as marking Alan Jay Lerner’s centenary, the London Musical Theatre Orchestra’s concert production of Camelot brought the musical back to the capital for the first time in thirty years.    Based on T.H. White’s The Once and Future King, Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe’s musical Camelot tells the story of King Arthur… Read More

NEWS:Final Cast Announced for London Musical Theatre Orchestra’s Camelot

The London Musical Theatre Orchestra has announced the final member of its cast for its upcoming concert production of  Camelot  at the London Palladium.  Lerner and Loewe’s musical based on  T. H. White’s novel The Once And Future King  will return to the West End for the first time in over thirty years, with this new concert… Read More

Interview with…Freddie Tapner

Conductor Freddie Tapner spoke to Love London Love Culture about the London Musical Theatre Orchestra’s latest concert ‘King’, playing at the Hackney Empire on the 30th June and 1st July.  Hi, thanks so much for talking to Love London Love Culture. For those who aren’t familiar with ‘King’ could you explain a bit more about… Read More

NEWS: Clive Carter Joins Cast of The London Musical Theatre Orchestra’s Production of State Fair

The Olivier award and WOS nominated actor will join the London Musical Theatre Orchestra’s debut public concert of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s State Fair.  Rodgers and Hammerstein’s musical is brought to the London stage for the first time on the 6th November as London Musical Theatre Orchestra’s first public performance at the Cadogan Hall. Playing the… Read More

New Orchestra Devoted to Musical Theatre Launched

The London Musical Theatre Orchestra hosted a gala at the Bishopsgate Institute to launch its first season and professional concerts, featuring performances from some  top West End performers.  Showcasing the work of the London Musical Theatre Orchestra, last night’s event was a chance to celebrate the work of the orchestra as well as announcing its… Read More