REVIEW: Les Miserables: The Staged Concert, Gielgud Theatre (Digital Download)

A glorious and musically powerful staged concert version of the beloved musical that manages to maintain the drama. Released on digital download given the current lockdown in place, this 2019 concert version of Les Miserables ran at the Gielgud Theatre while the musical’s home transformed from the Queen’s Theatre to the Sondheim Theatre is rousing… Read More

NEWS: Les Misérables -The Staged Concert is Set to Be Released as Digital Download

Cameron Mackintosh has today announced that Les Misérables –The Staged Concert will be released for digital download tomorrow 20th April. Set to be released tomorrow in the UK and Australia, it was also confirmed that this digital only release of the production will also help raise funds  for performers, musicians and the NHS. For every digital download,… Read More

REVIEW: The Upstart Crow, Gielgud Theatre

Filled with fantastic wordplay, Ben Elton’s comedy is a lovely tribute to William Shakespeare. Believe it or not I hadn’t heard or seen anything of Ben Elton’s BBC comedy before hearing about this new stage version – but after seeing this brilliantly funny production I definitely left wanting more. The Upstart Crow sees William Shakespeare… Read More

Review Round Up: The Upstart Crow, Gielgud Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for the stage adaptation of Ben Elton’s comedy. The Stage: *** “Ultimately this all works better in sitcom format: small doses, over several weeks. By the end of the play it feels like we’ve heard every gag four times too many. The near-perfect cast, and Foley’s steady… Read More

Review Round Up: Girl From the North Country, Gielgud Theatre

We round up the reviews for the return of Conor McPherson’s show based on the music of Bob Dylan. WhatsOnStage: **** “Perhaps the largest flaw is that despite a strong ensemble cast it’s difficult to fully connect with any one story, as there are a few too many to allow them room to fully develop.… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Show Picks: December 2019

Here’s Love London Love Culture’s guide to some of the best shows opening in December. Amelie, The Other Palace: following a successful UK tour, this musical based on the five time Oscar nominated film arrives in London for a limited season at The Other Palace theatre. The production stars Audrey Brisson as Amélie Poulain and… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Pick of Shows on Sale Now

Looking to book a ticket to a show that’s coming soon to the West End? Well Love London Love Culture has you covered with our selection of some of the best shows coming soon to the West End that are on sale now… Blithe Spirit, Duke of York’s Theatre: following a successful run at the… Read More

NEWS: Final Casting Announced for Les Misérables -The Staged Concert

The staged concert will run at the Gielgud Theatre from the 10th August. Cameron Mackintosh has announced that Shan Ako and Lily Kerhoas will complete the principle casting for Les Misérables -The Staged Concert to play the roles as Éponine and Cosette respectively. They join the previously announced Michael Ball as Javert, Alfie Boe as Jean Valjean, Carrie Hope Fletcher as Fantine,Matt Lucas as Thénardier, Rob Houchen as… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Must-Book Theatre Picks of the Week: Monday 24th June

Here’s the theatre productions Love London Love Culture recommends you book for this week… The Lion King, Lyceum Theatre: celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, the stage production of the beloved Disney film is still proving popular in London. Brought to the stage by acclaimed director Julie Taymor, this production has plenty to mesmerise no… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Theatre Tickets Picks: Sunday 3rd March

Here’s six theatre productions Love London Love Culture thinks you should be booking for this week… Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, London Palladium: with the recent news that Sheridan Smith will be playing the narrator in this brand new production, tickets for the London Palladium production are sure to be popular. Playing at the… Read More