NEWS: Iris Theatre Announces Online Stream Platform In the Gardens

The theatre company has announced a series of performances that were recorded in the  gardens of the Actors’ Church during the company’s outdoor summer festival in 2020 are now available to stream online. The news was announced by Iris Theatre’s Artistic Director Paul-Ryan Carberry and is set to include the new play Dear Peter by Evangeline Dickson, available… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Month: December 2020

Here’s a guide to some of Love London Love Culture’s most popular reads for December… Review of The Pirates of Penzance at the Palace Theatre: this was our last in person trip to the theatre for 2020 and it was a real treat. Filled with good humour, fabulous singing this production was certainly one that… Read More

Interview With…Leda Douglas

We chatted with the actress about starring in Iris Theatre’s The Snow Queen: An Online, Storytelling Adventure. Hi Leda – could you start by explaining about what The Snow Queen is about? Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tale, “The Snow Queen” follows a young boy who is cursed with an inability to perceive goodness. His best… Read More

NEWS: Iris Theatre Announce Casting for The Snow Queen: An Online, Storytelling Adventure

The interactive family adventure will be streamed online via zoom from the 19th to the 26th December. Iris Theatre has today announced that Leda Douglas will play Holly in the company’s The Snow Queen: An Online, Storytelling Adventure which plays as part of the previously announced inaugural winter season. Stories get delivered to Holly’s door… Read More

NEWS: Iris Theatre Announces Summer Festival

The theatre company has announced details of its Summer festival of outdoor live performances to bring together break-out artists and companies. Specifically adapted for a socially distanced audience, all reservations for the festival will be per Bubble Bench which will be placed one metre apart rather than individual tickets and each bench can accommodate up… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 17th May 2020

Here’s a guide to some of what LLLC has been covering in the last week in case you missed anything… Review of Blackeyed Theatre’s production of Jane Eyre: having had to cancel its international tour early, Blackeyed Theatre kindly shared a recorded version of the production through the company’s Youtube channel. This is the last… Read More

NEWS: Iris Theatre Launch Fundraising Appeal

The theatre company have announced a new fundraising appeal to help protect its future. Iris Theatre have today announced the launch of a new fundraising appeal to help guarantee the future of the company. The news comes as the inaugural season from the company’s new executive team, Paul-Ryan Carberry and Paul Virides including A Midsummer Night’s Dream directed by… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Year in Review: 2019

We round up the year with a selection of the most popular reads on LLLC in 2019. Review of The Lost Love Speakeasy: taking place in May this year, we went along to experience a lovely 1920’s style immersive experience in (of course) a secret location. Complete with a meal inspired by the flavours of… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Round Up of the Month: August 2019

Here’s a round up of our top ten most popular posts of the month… Review of British Theatre Academy’s production of Dogfight at Southwark Playhouse: catch up with our most popular review of the month! Completing the BTA’s summer season at the theatre, this production captures the raw nature of the musical that while initially… Read More

REVIEW: The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Iris Theatre, St Paul’s Church

Iris Theatre’s adaptation of Victor Hugo’s classic novel is certainly an ambitious and refreshing take on the story – but can’t always make up its mind whether it wants to be taken seriously or not. This latest production in Iris Theatre’s Summer season at St Paul’s Church shows how consistently brave, bold and ambitious the… Read More