Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 17th January 2021

Here’s a guide to some of our most popular reads of the week… Review of Accents by Ensemble K: this week, we took a listen to the orchestral group’s debut album which was officially released on Friday. It brings together pieces by the likes of Alexander Porfiryevich Borodin, Claude Debussy and Aaron Copland. We described… Read More

NEWS: Janie Dee to Star in Digital Production of All On Her Own

The new digital production of Terence Rattigan’s play will be available to stream via stream.theatre from 16th to 21st February 2021. It has been announced that Jack Maple & Brian Zeilinger-Goode for MZG Theatre Productions will produce a new production of Terence Rattigan’s one-woman play that will be available to watch for eight performances. Directed by Alastair… Read More

NEWS: Original Theatre Company Announce Digital Production of The Haunting of Alice Bowles

The company behind lockdown productions of Sebastian Faulks’s Birdsong Online, Louise Coulthard’s Watching Rosie and the new commission by Torben Betts, Apollo 13: The Dark Side of The Moon have announced its fourth online production. Adapted from the M.R James short story The Experiment, Philip Franks has created the supernatural thriller The Haunting of Alice Bowles. Available to watch… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike

The production will play at the Charing Cross Theatre from the 21st March. Full casting has been announced for the upcoming London premiere of Christopher Durang’s Tony Award-winning Best Play comedy, heading to the Charing Cross Theatre in March. Directed by Walter Bobbie and joining the previously announced Janie Dee in the production will be:… Read More

NEWS: Janie Dee to Star in London Premiere of Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike

The production will run at the Charing Cross Theatre from the 21st March until the 16th May. It has been announced that two time Olivier award-winner Janie Dee is set to star in the upcoming London premiere of Christopher Durang’s Tony Award-winning Best Play comedy, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike. Vanya and his… Read More

Review Round Up: The Boy Friend, Menier Chocolate Factory

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for this revival of Sandy Wilson’s musical. The Guardian: **** “A special mention should go to Paul Farnsworth’s costumes that with their ostrich-plumed headdresses and organdie frocks ideally match Wilson’s exuberant period pastiche.” WhatsOnStage: *** “It all adds up to a perfectly marvellous Christmas evening, with lashings… Read More

First Look at…The Boy Friend, Menier Chocolate Factory

Production images for Matthew White’s revival of Sandy Wilson’s musical have been released. Now in previews at the Menier Chocolate Factory, Sandy Wilson’s The Boy Friend will officially open at the theatre on the 3rd December. Casting for Matthew White’s production includes: Jack Butterworth (Bobby van Husen), Janie Dee (Mme Dubonnet), Adrian Edmondson (Lord Brockhurst),… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of…The Boy Friend, Menier Chocolate Factory

Rehearsal images have been released for the upcoming revival of Sandy Wilson’s The Boy Friend. Playing at the Menier Chocolate Factory from the 22nd November, rehearsals have begun for Matthew White’s revival of Sandy Wilson’s musical.  Set in Madame Dubonnet’s finishing school in the south of France, these perfect young ladies burst into song at… Read More

NEWS: Further Casting Announced for The Boy Friend

The production will play at the Menier Chocolate Factory from the 22nd November. Further casting has been announced for Matthew White’s upcoming production of Sandy Wilson’s musical, playing at the Menier Chocolate Factory from the 22nd November until the 7th March. Joining the previously announced Jack Butterworth (Bobby van Husen), Janie Dee (Mme Dubonnet), Adrian Edmondson (Lord Brockhurst), Tiffany Graves (Hortense), Dylan Mason (Tony), Amara… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for The Niceties at the Finborough Theatre

The production will play at the theatre from the 1st to the 26th October. It has been announced that Matthew Iliffe’s production of The Niceties by Eleanor Burgess is set to star double Olivier award winner Janie Dee alongside Moronkẹ Akinola who makes her professional stage debut. At an elite East Coast university, an ambitious… Read More