Inside the Rehearsals of…Cyrano de Bergerac, Playhouse Theatre

Jamie Lloyd’s production will begin performances at the Playhouse Theatre from the 27th November. Here’s a look at what has been happening in rehearsals… This first production in the Jamie Lloyd Company’s year long season at the Playhouse Theatre is based on Edmond Rostand’s Cyrano de Bergerac, which has been freely adapted for this production… Read More


NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Cyrano de Bergerac

The Jamie Lloyd Company’s production will begin performances at the Playhouse Theatre from the 27th November. Full casting has been announced for Jamie Lloyd’s production of Edmond Rostand’s Cyrano de Bergerac, freely adapted for this production by Martin Crimp. Joining the previously announced James McAvoy in the title role will be: Michele Austin (Ragueneau), Adam Best (Le Bret), Sam Black (Armand/Priest), Nari… 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: James McAvoy to Star in Cyrano de Bergerac

The production is set to run at the Playhouse Theatre from the 27th November. It has been announced that The Jamie Lloyd Company will present a brand new season in the West End, which will run at the Playhouse Theatre from November 2019 to August 2020. The first production in the season will be Edmond… Read More

Favourite Shakespeare Performances

While many of the performances listed took place long before Love London Love Culture was even thought of, watching Shakespeare Live! on the BBC last night brought to mind some of the best Shakespeare performances that this particular writer has seen… 1. A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Rose Theatre, Kingston: 2010 – starring Judi Dench, this wonderfully… 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

First Impressions of… Victor Frankenstein trailer

Mary Shelley’s book Frankenstein has provided inspiration for film adaptations for years, but in 2015 can it be adapted for a new generation? This latest adaptation promises to be a dynamic and thrilling twist on one of the most memorable stories ever written. Starring Daniel Radcliffe as Igor Strausman and James McAvoy as Victor Frankenstein,… Read More