Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 19th May

Here’s a guide to what has been proving popular on Love London Love Culture this week… Review round up of Orpheus Descending at the Menier Chocolate Factory: following a run at the Theatr Clwyd, Tamara Harvey’s production has transferred to London and LLLC has rounded up the reviews… Review of Summer Street at Waterloo East Theatre:… Read More

Review Round Up: Orpheus Descending, Menier Chocolate Factory

The Menier Chocolate Factory and Theatr Clwyd co-production has officially opened in London. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews….   Broadway World: ** “Harvey centres the thematic line on racism, bigotry, and intolerance, inadvertently (one assumes) toning down Williams’ passionate and galvanised energy with an experimental vibe that shuffles real life and fiction.” WhatsOnStage: **** “Harvey is… Read More

NEWS: Jenna Russell to Star in The Bridges of Madison County at the Menier Chocolate Factory

It has been confirmed that the actress will star in the UK premiere of Jason Robert Brown and Marsha Norman’s musical at the Menier Chocolate Factory. Directed by Trevor Nunn, this UK premiere of the musical is set to begin performances at the Menier Chocolate Factory in July. It has now been confirmed that Jenna… Read More

NEWS: The Bridges of Madison County to have UK Premiere

Jason Robert Brown and Marsha Norman’s musical will make its UK debut at the Menier Chocolate Factory in July. The Tony Award winning musical is set to be directed by Trevor Nunn, who recently directed the Menier Chocolate Factory’s production of Fiddler on the Roof, which is currently playing in the West End. Based on… Read More

Interview With… Catrin Aaron

The actress chatted to Emma Clarendon about starring in Tamara Harvey’s production of Orpheus Descending at Theatr Clwyd before playing at the Menier Chocolate Factory. Hi Catrin – how are you feeling about being part of this new production of Orpheus Descending? Really excited. Orpheus is one of his lesser known and less frequently performed… Read More

Interview With… Mark Meadows

The actor chatted to Emma Clarendon about starring in Tamara Harvey’s production of Orpheus Descending at the Menier Chocolate Factory. Hi Mark. For those who aren’t familiar with Tennessee Williams’ play- what can you tell me about Orpheus Descending? It’s a play about the possible redemption, through passion and real feeling, of lives that could otherwise… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 24th March

Here’s a guide to what Love London Love Culture has been sharing this week… Review of Goodbye Norma Jeane at Above the Stag Theatre: this week saw LLLC paying our first visit to Above the Stage Theatre in Vauxhall to catch this production of Liam Burke’s nostalgic and entertaining play. Interview with Adam Nichols: this… Read More

REVIEW: The Bay at Nice, Menier Chocolate Factory

Penelope Wilton and Ophelia Lovibond shine in Richard Eyre’s reflective and simmering production. Is life about following duty or desire? This is a question that lies right at the centre of David Hare’s engaging and passionate play being revived for the first time since its premiere at the National Theatre in 1986. With Richard Eyre’s… Read More

Interview With…Martin Hutson

Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon spoke to the actor about starring in the Menier Chocolate Factory’s production of The Bay at Nice. Hi Martin. For those who aren’t familiar with ‘The Bay at Nice’ what can they expect? A perfectly crafted and amazingly prescient short play about art, integrity and personal responsibility. What was… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Theatre Picks: March 2019

Here is LLLC’s guide to some of the best theatre productions opening in the capital this month… Fiddler on the Roof, Playhouse Theatre: if you have never seen a production of this classic musical before – then make sure you catch this one! Directed by Trevor Nunn, the production transfers to the West End directly… Read More