REVIEW: Amour, Charing Cross Theatre

Michel Legrand’s quirky but charming musical makes a vivid impression in this UK professional premiere. Based on the 1943 short story Le Passe-Muraille by Marcel Aymé, Michel Legrand’s musical is surprisingly enjoyable to watch unfold – despite the thinness of plot. It has a gorgeous variety of music that matches up well with oddness of… Read More

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

Here’s Love London Love Culture’s most read posts of the last week… Review of One Enchanted Evening by Anton Du Beke: catch up with Love London Love Culture’s review of Strictly Come Dancing’s Anton Du Beke’s debut novel. In her review, Emma Clarendon said: “Filled with glitz, glamour and of course dancing – this is… Read More

Interview with…Jeremy Sams

Jeremy Sams spoke to LLLC’s Emma Clarendon about working with Michel Legrand and bringing Amour to the stage. Hi Jeremy, thank you very much for talking to me.How are you feeling about seeing Amour making its UK premiere at the Charing Cross Theatre? After over twenty years, it finally feels like the right show at the… Read More

NEWS: Amour to Play at Charing Cross Theatre

Charing Cross Theatre will present the UK  premiere of the Tony nominated musical.  Michel Legrand’s fantasy musical is set to play at the Charing Cross Theatre from the 2nd May until the 20th July, directed by Hannah Chissick. Paris, 1950 – a shy, unassuming civil servant, Dusoleil, lives alone and works diligently in a dreary office. To pass the time, he writes letters to his mother… Read More

REVIEW: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, New Victoria Theatre

This classic musical flies high in Woking with its feel-good factor clear to see thanks to a strong cast.  There is something about Chitty Chitty Bang Bang which makes you feel like a child again. Is it the magical car which takes off on stage, is it the wonderful songs and music? The story? In… Read More