Love London Love Culture’s Show Picks of the Week: Monday 10th February

Here’s LLLC’s weekly guide to some of the shows you might want to book tickets for… The Wedding Singer, Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre: while critics may have had mixed thoughts on this musical based on the Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore film, if you are looking for entertainment then why not pop along? Endgame, Old… Read More

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Review Round Up: Endgame, Old Vic Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for the revival of Samuel Beckett’s play starring Daniel Radcliffe and Alan Cumming. The Guardian: **** “This production strongly has the feel of a lost cousin to Pinter’s The Dumb Waiter (1957), where temperamentally contrasting men attend another kind of death and which Pinter wrote at almost… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Show Picks: February 2020

Here’s Love London Love Culture’s monthly guide to some of the best shows opening…. Endgame, Old Vic Theatre: now in previews, Daniel Radcliffe and Alan Cumming star in this revival of Beckett’s comedy, directed by Richard Jones. It is being presented alongside the rarely seen short play Rough for Theatre II, performed by members of… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Show Picks: December 2019

Here’s Love London Love Culture’s guide to some of the best shows opening in December. Amelie, The Other Palace: following a successful UK tour, this musical based on the five time Oscar nominated film arrives in London for a limited season at The Other Palace theatre. The production stars Audrey Brisson as Amélie Poulain and… Read More

Review Round Up: Lungs, Old Vic Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Lungs, starring Matt Smith and Claire Foy. WhatsonStage: **** “Its smartness resides in the fact that it takes a big, unwieldy subject – climate change and its effect on people’s decision-making as they try to consider the future of the planet – and boils it into… Read More

PREVIEW: A Christmas Carol, Old Vic Theatre

Jack Thorne’s adaptation of the classic story will return to the Old Vic Theatre from the 23rd November. Following successful runs the last couple of years, Jack Thorne’s stage adaptation of A Christmas Carol is set to return to the Old Vic Theatre, this time led by Paterson Joseph in the role of Ebenezer Scrooge.… Read More

Review Round Up: A Very Expensive Poison, Old Vic Theatre

We round up the reviews for the world premiere production of Lucy Prebble’s reimagining of Luke Harding’s exposé of the events behind the notorious death of ex-FSB Officer Alexander Litvinenko. The Guardian: **** “Prebble once again bases her play on fact, tells a complex story with great clarity and adopts a variety of techniques, including direct… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 30th June

Here’s a guide to what has been proving popular on Love London Love Culture this week… Review of Radio at the Arcola Theatre: this week we attended the press night for this revival of Al Smith’s play. While it was an excellent production, we felt that it was lacking something to make it extra special…… Read More

Review Round Up: Present Laughter, Old Vic

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for this revival of Noel Coward’s comedy now playing at the Old Vic Theatre. Time Out: ***** “Coward’s comedy lets Scott show off both his endless proficiency for delivering a well-timed quip, and his physical virtuosity.” The Independent: **** “There’s an abundance of laughter – present and deliciously… Read More

PREVIEW: Lungs, Old Vic Theatre

Matthew Warchus will direct a revival of Duncan Macmillan’s play at the Old Vic from the 14th October. This new production will see Matt Smith and Claire Foy making their Old Vic debuts in this revival of Duncan MacMillan’s play. The ice caps are melting, there’s overpopulation, political unrest; everything’s going to hell in a… Read More