NEWS: Kiln Theatre Announces Creative Engagement programme for Summer 2020

The theatre have announced details of its  outreach programmes and initiatives now being provided online. The London theatre today has announced that its Minding the Gap project for young asylum seekers and refugees, Youth Theatre, Young Companies, and The Agency, which is part of Brent 2020, London Borough of Culture, are continuing, with participants receiving their planned sessions and ongoing… Read More

An Open Letter to Theatre and Performance makers

An open letter has been sent by the signatories to their networks of freelancers. This is a letter to self-employed and freelance theatre and performance makers in the UK. To the actors, playwrights, directors, choreographers, stage managers, designers, stage crews and set-builders to name just a few. We really miss being with you during this… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Favourite Productions

As Love London Love Culture approaches its fifth birthday, Emma Clarendon looks back at some of her favourite theatre productions from the last few years… Young Frankenstein, Garrick Theatre (2017): based on his immensely funny film, this musical version of Mel Brooks’s Young Frankenstein more than delivered in terms of sheer hilarity. There was a… Read More

First Look at…Pass Over, Kiln Theatre

Production images have been released for Indhu Rubasingham’s production, which opens at the Kiln Theatre tonight. Playing at the Kiln Theatre until the 21st March, Indhu Rubasingham directs the UK premiere production of Antoinette Nwandu’s play. Pass Over is inspired by Waiting for Godot and the Exodus and fuses poetry, humour and humanity in a… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Announced for A Museum in Baghdad at the Kiln Theatre

The production arrives in London in April, following its world premiere at Stratford –upon-Avon. Full casting has been announced for the London transfer of Hannah Khalil’s play, which completed its run at the RSC’s Swan Theatre on the 25th January. Directed by Erica Whyman, the London run of the play is set to star: David… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of…Pass Over, Kiln Theatre

Rehearsal images have been released for the UK première of Antoinette Nwandu’s Pass Over, playing at the Kiln Theatre from the 13th February. Here’s a glimpse of what has been happening in the rehearsal room… Directed by Indhu Rubasingham, this UK premiere production will play at the Kiln Theatre for a limited season from the… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Favourite Shows of 2019

Emma Clarendon selects her favourite theatre production of the year… 10. Soho Cinders, Charing Cross Theatre: warm, funny and genuinely good fun, this revival of Stiles and Drewe’s contemporary take on the classic fairytale Cinderella is immensely good fun from start to finish. 9. The Bridges of Madison County, Menier Chocolate Factory: while it may… Read More

Interview with…Amber James

The actress chatted to us about starring Mike Bartlett’s Snowflake, making its London debut at the Kiln Theatre. Hi Amber, thanks for talking to me. What can we expect from ‘Snowflake’? A real exploration into the love between a father and his daughter, and all the beauty, pain and complications that can come with it.… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 3rd November 2019

Here’s a guide to some of the most popular posts on LLLC this week including reviews of Soho Cinders at the Charing Cross Theatre and When the Crows Visit at the Kiln Theatre. Review of Soho Cinders at Charing Cross Theatre: this week saw LLLC paying a visit for the revival of George Stiles and… Read More

REVIEW: When the Crows Visit, Kiln Theatre

Anupama Chandrasekhar’s chilling play examines what happens when a cycle of violence and those who stand by and watch it happen is passed down through the generations. Taking a chillingly dark look at what toxic masculinity can look like at its very worst, with some inspiration perhaps drawn from the horrific story of the 2012… Read More