Looking Inside at…Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? at the Harold Pinter Theatre

Having opened to rave reviews last week,  production images for James MacDonald’s production playing at the Harold Pinter Theatre have been released.  In the early hours of the morning on the campus of an American college, Martha, much to her husband George’s displeasure, has invited the new professor Nick and his wife Honey to their… Read More

Review Round Up: Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Harold Pinter Theatre

Imelda Staunton stars in this revival of Edward Albee’s play. But what have critics been saying about it?  The Stage: ***** “The play can sometimes be overplayed as a ripe melodramatic psychodrama, but not here: it all feels too plausibly, unbearably real. As a result, it is utterly heartbreaking.” The Guardian: ***** “for all the… Read More

NEWS: Rehearsal Images Released for Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Rehearsals for James Macdonald’s production of Edward Albee’s play starring Imelda Staunton have begun.  New images have been released as the cast for Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? begin rehearsals for the production which will run at the Harold Pinter Theatre from the 22nd February until the 27th May. James MacDonald’s production will star Imelda Staunton as… Read More

NEWS: Imogen Poots and Luke Treadaway Join Cast of Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

The pair join the previously announced Imelda Staunton and Conleth Hill in the new production of Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, directed by James Macdonald. Running at the Harold Pinter Theatre from the 22nd February 2017, James Macdonald’s production will see Imogen Poots making her West End debut as Honey, while Luke Treadaway (Nick)… Read More

NEWS: Rufus Norris Announces National Theatre’s 2017 Programme

At a press conference this morning, Artistic Director Rufus Norris confirmed details of the National Theatre’s 2017 programme.  The 2017 season at the theatre will include four world premieres as well as two European premieres, that includes star studded casting including Imelda Staunton, Olivia Coleman, Nathan Lane and Andrew Garfield. As previously announced, Imelda Staunton… Read More

NEWS: Imelda Staunton and Janie Dee to Star in Follies at the National Theatre

Artistic Director of the National Theatre, Rufus Norris has confirmed reports that Imelda Staunton and Janie Dee will star in a new production of Stephen Sondheim’s Follies at the National Theatre next year.  In a statement released today Rufus Norris said: “We are thrilled Imelda Staunton and Janie Dee will return to the National in… Read More

NEWS: Images Released of Imelda Staunton and Conleth Hill For Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

The first images of Imelda Staunton and Conleth Hill have been released, following the news of the revival will take place at the Harold Pinter Theatre from February 2017.  Following the news of Edward Albee’s death last week, it was confirmed that James Macdonald will direct a new production of the classic Who’s Afraid of… Read More

NEWS: Imelda Staunton to Star in Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

It has been announced that Olivier Award winners  Imelda Staunton and Conleth Hill will star in a new production of Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? at the Harold Pinter Theatre from the 22nd February 2017. Following the news of Edward Albee’s death last week, this revival of Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf will… Read More

Opinion: The Evening Standard Theatre Awards 2015

The Evening Standard’s annual Theatre Award Ceremony took place at the Old Vic Theatre in London in an evening hosted by Rob Brydon. Here is a list of the winners and Love London Love Culture’s thoughts: Best Actor: James McAvoy for The Ruling Class at the Trafalgar Studios – an undeniably strong performance from the star,… Read More

REVIEW: Gypsy @Savoy Theatre

This highly acclaimed production may be heading into its final weeks at the Savoy Theatre but if the full house and standing ovation at the end is any indication it is a show that could run forever. Based on the memoirs of Gypsy Rose Lee (the famous striptease artist) and her rise to fame as… Read More