Twenty Things To Look Forward to in 2020

There have been plenty of exciting announcements about exhibitions, films , theatre productions and book coming up next year – here’s twenty events to look out for! Frozen coming to the West End: having already proven to be a massive hit on Broadway, the musical will be making its way across to London in Autumn… Read More

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REVIEW: Mary Poppins Returns

This sequel to the beloved 1964 original is filled with little tributes to the original but manages to stand out and feel completely original thanks to Rob Marshall’s practically perfect direction.  Watching this sequel feels like coming back to a home that you didn’t realise you missed – filled with familiar details and nods to… Read More

REVIEW: Bring it On, Southwark Playhouse

This lively and entertaining production showcases a whole wealth of talent from the British Theatre Academy.  Loosely based on the film starring Kirsten Dunst, Bring it On makes for a lively and bubbly musical about friendship, betrayal and competition. The story follows the fortunes of cheerleader Campbell after she is named captain of the Truman High… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of…Bring it On, Southwark Playhouse

Rehearsal images have been released for the British Theatre Academy’s production of Bring It On, playing at the Southwark Playhouse from the 2nd August. Here’s a glimpse of what has been happening…. (c)Eliza Wilmot. Based on the hit film and featuring an original story by Tony Award winner, Jeff Whitty (Avenue Q), music and lyrics by Tony… Read More

REVIEW: Hamilton, Victoria Palace Theatre

Love London Love Culture might be late to the party – but was it worth the wait?  It is difficult to know what else to say about this musical that has already had so much praise and enthusiasm thrown at it already – except that the energy is phenomenal from beginning to end and it… Read More

First Impressions of…Mary Poppins Returns

A new trailer for the eagerly anticipated sequel to the classic 1960’s film has been released. Here’s what Love London Love Culture thinks we can expect…  It is no secret that P.L. Travers didn’t really approve of the original Mary Poppins film (just watch Saving Mr Banks for proof of that!) so it would be… Read More

Review Round Up: Hamilton, Victoria Palace Theatre

The smash hit Broadway musical makes its West End debut in the newly refurbished Victoria Palace Theatre. Love London Love Culture rounds up all of the reviews…  Please Mind the Blog: ***** “A top-class transfer of an all-American musical, spreading Alexander Hamilton’s story ever further – you won’t want to miss your shot to be… Read More

NEWS: Principal Casting for West End Production of Hamilton Confirmed

Actors confirmed to play Alexander Hamilton and King George have been announced for the anticipated production, arriving in the West End from November.  It has been announced that making his West End debut, recent RADA graduate Jamael Westman will be playing the title role of Alexander Hamilton. He has recently completed a run of The White Devil at Shakespeare’s… Read More

NEWS: Initial Casting for London Production of Hamilton Announced

Ahead of general sale tickets going on sale on Monday 30th January, initial casting for the London production of the hit Broadway show has been announced.  Producers Cameron Mackintosh and Jeffrey Seller have today confirmed  the first cast members for the eagerly anticipated West End premiere of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s hit musical which opens for previews… Read More

Five Reasons to See Hamilton…(Other Than Being Massively Popular)

If you don’t understand exactly what the hype is behind this Broadway show or need any more reasons to be excited about the London production, here is five reasons why we should all probably see it…. 1. The relevance of the story couldn’t be better timed: yes some people have argued that perhaps the musical won’t… Read More