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

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 26th July

Here’s a guide to what has been happening this week on LLLC….. Preview of The New Normal Festival: we have shared details of the upcoming outdoor and socially distanced festival which will run at The Royal Victoria Patriotic Building in Wandsworth throughout August. Confirmed acts include: magician Ben Hart, Olivier Award winning smash-hit Showstopper! and I Wish… Read More

REVIEW: Tiny Dancers, National Youth Theatre (Online)

This new piece by Isley Lynn offers a thoughtful and funny insight into how people have been coping in lockdown. To say that 2020 has been an extremely unkind and difficult year would be an understatement. It certainly feels like that the lockdown has meant that we have lost our ability to communicate with people… Read More

Interview with…. Jamie Foulkes

The actor chatted to Emma Clarendon about being part of the National Youth Theatre. How are you finding being part of three very different shows? I’m having the best time in the most wonderful and crazy way. I’m learning a lot about myself as an actor dealing with three shows that are hugely different. At… Read More

REVIEW: Great Expectations, National Youth Theatre, Southwark Playhouse

This gothic interpretation of the classic story by Charles Dickens is performed with great insight by the National Youth Theatre. Deeply psychological, this National Youth Theatre production featuring an adaption by Neil Bartlett, is consistently intense and filled with utterly compelling performances from all of the cast. Great Expectations follows Pip, who is taken from… Read More

REVIEW: Victoria’s Knickers, National Youth Theatre, Soho Theatre

Hilarious, dark and cheeky – Victoria’s Knickers is a wonderful example of when history meets contemporary comedy. Josh Azouz’s take on the infamous tale of the man who broke into Buckingham Palace and his affair with the Queen was hysterical, with moments of both intense pain as well as joyous laughter. When the show opened… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 4th November

Here’s a few reviews, interviews, news and features that have been proving popular on Love London Love Culture this week…  1. Interview with Nenda Neurer: Love London Love Culture chatted to Nenda about her role in the world premiere stage production of Zadie Smith’s White Teeth, now playing at the Kiln Theatre. 2. Consensual, National Youth Theatre,… Read More

Interview With…Natasha Nixon

The director spoke to Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon about her new gender fluid production of Macbeth, playing as part of the National Youth Theatre’s West End REP season.  Hi Natasha thanks so much for talking to me. What can audiences expect from this production of Macbeth? They can expect the unexpected! This production is… Read More

REVIEW: Consensual, National Youth Theatre, Soho Theatre

Great performance and characterisation in this hard hitting and current play from the strong and tightly bonded 2018 NYT company.  This is  a West End standard performance of Evan Placey’s play  back in London at the Soho Theatre after its 2015 run. The audience is drawn in to the classroom environment by these up and coming actors from… Read More

Interview With…Tiajna Izekor

The actress spoke to Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon about the National Youthh Theatre production of F Off, taking place at the Criterion Theatre on the 20th August.  Hi Tiajna, thanks so much for talking to me. Could you explain a bit more about what F Off is all about? You’re very welcome! F Off is… Read More