First Look at…Scandaltown at the Lyric Hammersmith

The production is set to play at the Lyric Hammersmith from the 7th April. A new image of the cast for Mike Bartlett’s latest comedy, Scandaltown, which will be making its debut at the Lyric Hammersmith from next month, has been released. Directed by the Lyric Hammersmith Theatre’s Artistic Director Rachel O’Riordan (Olivier Award winning Killology), the production is set… Read More

REVIEW: Cock, Ambassadors Theatre

Stylish, funny and yet also thought provoking, this revival of Mike Bartlett’s play is certainly worth catching if you can. Despite a few jokes and references to it – this is not a play that is specifically about that despite its title, but rather a close examination of sexuality and being defined by a label… Read More

NEWS: Taron Egerton and Jonathan Bailey to Star in Cock at the Ambassadors Theatre

It has been confirmed that a revival of Mike Bartlett’s Olivier Award winning play will take place at the Ambassadors Theatre next year. It has been announced that Taron Egerton will be making his West End debut in a new production of Mike Bartlett’s Cock, which will begin performances at the Ambassadors Theatre from the… Read More

REVIEW: Mike Bartlett’s Phoenix

Mike Bartlett’s new monologue effectively explores how people in power abuse the rules set in place for everyone – except seemingly for those in positions of trust. This short but sharp piece by Mike Bartlett and seemingly inspired by a certain Dominic Cummings disregard for the lockdown rules (although there is no mention of poor… Read More

NEWS: Deafinitely Theatre Launch Deafinitely Digital

The theatre company has today launched its new online platform Deafinitely Digital and announced the productions it will be streaming for free. Deafinitely Theatre have announced that it will be streaming three productions as part of its new online resource Deafinitely Digital to help bring theatre to people in this difficult time. This month, audiences… Read More

NEWS: Hampstead Theatre to Stream Series of Productions

The theatre, in partnership with The Guardian, is set to stream a series of productions from its archive for free. It has been announced that the Hampstead Theatre and The Guardian are set to re-release he live stream recordings of Mike Bartlett’s Wild, Beth Steel’sWonderland and Howard Brenton’s Drawing the Line for free. Each production will be made available through The Guardian… Read More

Review Round Up: Albion, Almeida Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for the revival of Mike Bartlett’s play at the Almeida Theatre. The Guardian: **** “Hamilton gives a tour de force but she is not the only fine performer. Nicholas Rowe offers light relief as her ineffectual husband; Helen Schlesinger is both likable and offputting as Audrey’s accomplished… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Albion at the Almeida Theatre

Full casting has been announced for the return of Mike Bartlett’s play at the Almeida Theatre from the 1st February. Following a successful in 2017, Rupert Gould’s production returns to the Almeida Theatre in February and casting has now been announced for this revival. Joining the previously announced Victoria Hamilton will be Nigel Betts, Edyta… 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

Review Round Up: Vassa, Almeida Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Tinuke Craig’s production. The Independent: **** ” vivid, horribly vital production” Camden New Journal: “Although the performances are all excellent, the production is quite patchy and perhaps the cast change needs more time to settle down.” Hackney Citizen: “Everyone else within the cast provides the necessary snappy… Read More