REVIEW: Fiddler on the Roof, Menier Chocolate Factory

Trevor Nunn’s beautifully detailed production is filled with moments that capture the heart of the story perfectly.  From the second the audience steps into the auditorium for this glorious revival of Fiddler on the roof, they are immediately made to feel part of the  Anatevka community, thanks to the rustic and haunting set design by… Read More

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Shows Opening: December 2018

December can be a slightly overwhelming time to pick a show to go and see – luckily Love London Love Culture has selected  seven of the very best opening next month…  1. Striking 12, Union Theatre: inspired by Hans Christian Andersen’s The Little Matchgirl and featuring a pop, rock and jazz score, this Off-Broadway musical arrives… Read More

Interview With….Kirsty MacLaren

The actress spoke to Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon about starring in Trevor Nunn’s upcoming production of Fiddler on the Roof at the Menier Chocolate Factory.  Hi Kirsty, thanks so much for talking to me. How are you feeling about being a part of this production of Fiddler on the Roof? I’m thrilled to be… Read More

Interview With…Chris Larkin

Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon spoke to Chris Larkin about starring in Pack of Lies at the Menier Chocolate Factory.  Hi Chris, thanks so much for talking to me. Could you tell me a bit more about the story behind Pack of Lies? As you may or may not know “Pack of Lies” is based… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of…Pack of Lies, Menier Chocolate Factory

Rehearsal images have been released for Hannah Chissick’s production of Pack of Lies, which plays at the Menier Chocolate Factory from the 20th September. Here’s a glimpse of what has been happening…  The Jacksons are a nice middle aged English couple. Their best friends are the Krogers, their Canadian neighbours. All is blissful in their… Read More

REVIEW: Spamilton, Menier Chocolate Factory

If you know and love your musicals then you will not want to miss this hilarious parody that keeps the audience thoroughly engaged and entertained.  It certainly takes a lot of guts and skill to transform Hamilton into a parody – particularly when it comes to transforming the songs that are so well renowned into… Read More

First Look At…Spamilton: An American Parody at the Menier Chocolate Factory

Production images have been released for Spamilton: An American Parody which is in previews at the Menier Chocolate Factory.  Following the success of Forbidden Broadway, Alessandrini returns to the Menier to lampoon the multi-award-winning Hamilton, with Spamilton: An American Parody, which not only takes target at Broadway’s biggest export, but a host of the theatre… Read More

Interview With… Laura Pitt-Pulford

Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon spoke to Laura Pitt-Pulford about her current role in The Gronholm Method at the Menier Chocolate Factory.  Could you tell me a bit about what audiences can expect from The Gronholm Method? I would describe this play as a witty, psychological thriller. It keeps the audience constantly on the edge… Read More

REVIEW: The Gronholm Method, Menier Chocolate Factory

Intriguing and sharp, Jordi Galceran’s play asks just how far you would go to get the job that you want and at what cost with mesmerising effect.  What has been your most difficult job interview ever? Well whatever happened can’t have been any worse than what occurs in this intriguing psychological play that pits four… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of…The Gronholm Method

Rehearsals are underway for the upcoming UK premiere of Jordi Galceran’s The Gronholm Method. Here’s a glimpse of what has been happening…  Set in the offices of a New York City Fortune 500 company, four unsuspecting candidates embark on the most testing job interview of their lives. Directed by BT McNicholl and translated by Anne García-Romero… Read More