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

Shows Opening: August 2019

Here’s a guide to five shows opening in London this month… Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain Part 4, Apollo Theatre: want to take your children along to something fun and educational? Horrible Histories is back in London this August and filled with a whole bunch of historical characters brought back to life by two actors. Check… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 28th July 2019

Here’s a guide to what Love London Love Culture has been up to this week… Interview with Robert Rhodes: the actor chatted to us about taking on the role of Quasimodo in Iris Theatre’s production of The Hunchback of Notre Dame. Review of The Bridges of Madison County at the Menier Chocolate Factory: this week… Read More

Interview with…Robert Rhodes

The actor chatted to us about taking on the role of Quasimodo in Iris Theatre’s production of The Hunchback of Notre Dame. What can we expect from this retelling of this classic story? Our version of ‘The Hunchback of Notre Dame’ is based more on the classic Victor Hugo novel than the Disney version, but… Read More

NEWS: Final casting and Creative Team Announced for Hunchback of Notre Dame

Iris Theatre’s production will play at St Paul’s Church in Covent Garden from the 1st August. Directed by Bertie Watkins, the production based on Victor Hugo’s classic novel is set to star. Max Alexander-Taylor, Ed Bruggemeyer, Darrie Gardner, Izzy Jones, Robert Rhodes and Katie Trante. In 1482, set against the shadows of Notre Dame Cathedral,… Read More

Interview With… Jenet Le Lacheur

The actor chatted to Emma Clarendon about starring in Iris Theatre’s production of Hamlet at St Paul’s Church in Covent Garden. How are you feeling about playing Hamlet? Playing Hamlet is the best gig in the world, it’s easy to see why the part has been revered by actors for so long. Being able to… Read More

NEWS: Iris Theatre Announces Productions of Hamlet and The Hunchback of Notre Dame

The two productions will be performed at St Paul’s Church in Covent Garden to mark the company’s 10th anniversary of Summer promenade productions. Having launched its first Summer season in 2009, Iris Theatre have confirmed details for their 10th annual Summer promenade performances at St Paul’s Church in Covent Garden for 2019. The new season… Read More

Interview with…Hemi Yeroham

The actor spoke to Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon about starring in Arabian Nights at Hoxton Hall.  What can audiences expect from this production of Arabian Nights? Well, our production is filled to the brim with storytelling techniques such as puppetry, mask, music and dance. There are tiny puppets that fit into your hand, there… Read More