Review Round Up: Indecent, Menier Chocolate Factory

We round up the reviews for the European premiere of Paula Vogel’s play now playing at the Menier Chocolate Factory. The Guardian: **** “Indecent is a brainy play staged with the panache of a musical.” British Theatre.com: ***** “You can see why, and why it will hit the Oliviers lists. It’s a delight, seething with… Read More

Interview With…Molly Osborne

We chatted to Molly about starring in the European premiere of Paula Vogel’s play Indecent at the Menier Chocolate Factory. Hi Molly, how does it feel to be part of this production of Indecent? It is an incredible honour. I feel so lucky to have had this particular play and company shining a light at… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of…Indecent, Menier Chocolate Factory

The production will begin performances at the Menier Chocolate Factory from the 13th March. Rehearsal images have been released for the upcoming European premiere of Paula Vogel’s Tony award winning play at the Menier Chocolate Factory from March. Directed by Rebecca Taichman, the production is set to star: Cory English – The Middle (Male); Beverley… 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

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

Five Minutes With… Issy van Randwyck

The actress chatted to Emma Clarendon about starring in the Menier Chocolate Factory’s revival of Sandy Wilson’s The Boy Friend. Hi Issy. For those not familiar with The Boy Friend what is it about? The clue is in the title – The Boy Friend or rather boyfriends … The show is set on The Riviera in… 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

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 6th October

Here’s a guide to some of the most popular news, reviews and interviews now available to read on LLLC. Review of The Watsons at the Menier Chocolate Factory: Love London Love Culture began the week with a trip to the Menier Chocolate Factory to catch Laura Wade’s refreshingly unique take on Jane Austen’s unfinished novel.… Read More