Review Round Up: Porgy and Bess, English National Opera

Gershwin’s opera is being staged at the ENO in a production directed by James Robertson and conducted by John Wilson. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews… The Guardian: **** “James Robinson’s staging is timeless, in the sense that it could have been created at any point in the last 40-odd years, give or… Read More

Favourite Gershwin Songs

Following the charming Prom devoted to the music of the Gershwin’s the other evening at the Royal Albert Hall, here is a guide to some of the best songs that they created.  1. ‘S Wonderful: there is a wonderful lilting rhythm to this song, combined with the charming lyrics that makes it a romantic and beautiful… Read More

First Impressions… An American in Paris

This 1951 classic musical won six Oscars – including Best Picture, features some stunning choreography and beautiful music that means the audience can eagerly anticipate the musical coming over from Broadway to London next year. First off the music and lyrics by the Gershwins as well as the extraordinary choreography are just two reasons to… Read More