Love London Love Culture’s Round Up of the Month: July 2020

Here’s a guide to what was proving popular on LLLC last month… Old Royal Naval College Announce Summer Programme of Outdoor events: shortly after opening its doors to the public for the first time since lockdown, the venue announced a number of outdoor events including tours and cinema screenings. Preview of The Stars Are Bright,… Read More

REVIEW: The Deep Blue Sea, National Theatre at Home

Helen and McCrory and Tom Burke star in this riveting production of Terence Rattigan’s play. This latest production to be shown as part of the National Theatre’s series of plays to be shown on Youtube is this subtle but immensely heart wrenching production of Terence Rattigan’s The Deep Blue Sea. Directed with great poignancy by… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 12th July

Here’s a guide to what has been read the most on Love London Love Culture this week… Preview of The Stars are Bright on display at the Theatre Courtyard from next week: find out more about this new exhibition of early work by young Zimbabwean painters, which will open to the public on the 15th… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 5th July

Another week and another weekly guide from Love London Love Culture! Review of The Grinning Man, Bristol Old Vic: having missed out on catching this musical during its London run, it was wonderful to finally watch the Bristol Old Vic’s production which is a “gorgeous fairytale of a musical”.   News: Charlie Kristensen has launched… Read More

REVIEW: Les Blancs, National Theatre at Home

Lorraine Hansberry’s play is vividly and powerfully brought to life in Yaël Farber‘s atmospheric production. This latest production to be showcased in the National Theatre’s immensely popular National Theatre at Home series is this immensely powerful and shocking play from Lorraine Hansberry that captures a range of topics with piercing insight. It was originally staged… Read More

REVIEW: Small Island, National Theatre at Home

Helen Edmondson’s powerful adaptation of Andrea Levy’s novel is filled with compassion and understanding but just as importantly it is honest. Today (22nd June) is Windrush day, marking the day back in 1948 when the Empire Windrush landed in the UK and bringing people from the Caribbean who wanted to start a new life for… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 21st June 2020

Find out what has been proving popular on Love London Love Culture this week… Review of In the Wings: Episode 1: earlier this week we caught up with the first episode of new online series In the Wings. The series celebrates new musical theatre shows which have had to be postponed due to Covid-19. Recorded… Read More

REVIEW: The Madness of George III, National Theatre at Home

Alan Bennett’s play examining the life of George III is vividly brought to the stage in this 2018 production at the Nottingham Playhouse. Concentrating on the period in history where George III’s behaviour becomes increasingly erratic, leading to a battle for power and control within government and the ambitious Prince of Wales determined to become… Read More

NEWS: National Theatre Announces Final Shows Streaming on Youtube

The theatre has announced the final five productions it will be streaming as part of its National Theatre at Home series. The National Theatre has revealed its final set of productions that it will be streaming for free through Youtube over the coming weeks. Having started with its acclaimed production of One Man, Two Guvnors,… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Theatre Streaming Picks of the Week: Monday 8th June

Here’s a guide to a few shows you will be able to stream this week… Royal Opera House to present a concert live from Covent Garden: taking place on Saturday 13th June, the Royal Opera House will be presenting its first concert live from the venue since lockdown. Co-hosted by Royal Opera House’s director of… Read More