REVIEW: Peter Pan, Park Theatre

The Park Theatre’s festive show keeps it traditional and accessible to children.  The wonderful thing about going to the theatre to see a family orientated show such as Peter Pan is seeing just how the children in the audience react to what they are watching. Not only does it show the power of theatre to… Read More

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NEWS: Casting Announced for World Premiere of Rosenbaum’s Rescue

Casting has been announced for the world premiere of A. Bodin Saphir’s Rosenbaum’s Rescue, which will play at the Park Theatre from the 9th January.  Directed by Kate Fahy, Rosenbaum’s Rescue explores the true story of how over 7,000 Danish Jews managed to escape the Nazi occupation in 1943. October, 1943. Seven and a half thousand… Read More

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

REVIEW: A Pupil, Park Theatre

Jesse Briton’s play examines what success and talent really means, brought perfectly to life in Jessica Daniels production.  Intertwining classical music with an unexpected  friendship, Jesse Briton’s ‘A Pupil’ is a lively and confrontational drama that asks what success and talent really means. The play opens with formerly successful violinist Ye about to take her… 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

REVIEW: Honour, Park Theatre

While the strength of the cast’s performances make this a compelling play to watch, the audience is still left waiting for something explosive to happen.  Having originally premiered at the National Theatre back in 2003, Joanna Murray -Smith’s play is back in London in a more intimate theatre that makes the audience really feel everything… Read More

Shows Opening: November 2018

Here’s Love London Love Culture’s guide to some of the best shows opening in the capital next month… The Funeral Director, Southwark Playhouse: officially opening at the theatre on the 2nd November, Iman Qureshi’s play is directed by Hannah Hauer-King and tells the story of sexuality, gender and religion in 21st-century Britain. Life as the director of a Muslim… Read More

NEWS: Alexander Vlahos to Star as Hook in Peter Pan at the Park Theatre

The Merlin and Versailles actor is set to star as Captain Hook in a revival of the original 1904 Peter Pan play by J.M. Barrie at the Park Theatre this Christmas.  Directed by Jonathan O’Boyle, the production playing at the Park Theatre from the 5th December, will be the first at the theatre to feature flying effects.  In 1904,… Read More

Review Round Up: The Other Place, Park Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Claire van Kampen’s production  of Sharr White’s psychological thriller.  The Guardian: *** ” Karen Archer gives a fine performance that convinces you of Juliana’s intellectual prowess while also showing her rage, perplexity and confusion at a world that no longer makes sense to her.” Evening Standard: *** ” while White… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for Honour at the Park Theatre

Casting for the revival of Joanna Murray-Smith’s play has been confirmed.  Playing at the Park Theatre from the 25th October, the cast for Paul Robinson’s production is set to include Henry Goodman, Imogen Stubbs and Katie Brayben.  For Honour and George, the arrival of the self-assured Claudia threatens to wreck a 32-year marriage. But as the power balance starts to shift,… Read More