Shows Opening…August 2018

Here’s Love London Love Culture’s guide to some of the shows to look out for during August… if you aren’t heading to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.  1. Othello, Shakespeare’s Globe: now in previews at the theatre, this production is directed by Claire van Kampen. This production includes an impressive cast list such as Olivier Award winner Sheila Atim… Read More

REVIEW: As You Like it, Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre

This latest production at the Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre is delightful from beginning to end, making for a perfect summer treat.  There is plenty to enjoy in Max Webster’s glorious production of William Shakespeare’s comedy in which the madness is fully embraced by all of the cast, leading to some wonderful characterisations that keeps… Read More

Review Round Up: The Turn of the Screw, Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre

Benjamin Britten’s opera is given the Open Air Theatre treatment in Timothy Sheader’s production. Here’s what critics have had to say about it… The Guardian: **** “It’s a fine production that gathers in intensity as darkness falls.” The Stage:  **** “The central figure, the Governess, is sung here by Anita Watson. The gentle radiance of… Read More

REVIEW: Peter Pan, Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre

This enchanting production is filled with enough magic and creativity to make the adults in the audience fully embrace the child within.  I have to begin this review with a confession: I have never really taken to the story of Peter Pan – it has always felt an overly sweet story that has never resonated… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks for 2018: Theatre

With plenty of great shows coming to London next year, here’s is Love London Love Culture’s top 10 favourites to book for…. The Birthday Party, Harold Pinter Theatre: sixty year’s after the play’s premiere, Harold Pinter’s play is being revived in the West End from January 2018 for a limited season. The cast is set to… Read More

NEWS: Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre Announces 2018 Season

The Open Air Theatre will open its 2018 season on the 17th May 2018.  Regent Park Open Air Theatre’s Artistic Director Timothy Sheader has announced the programme for the theatre’s 2018 season beginning in May. The season will open with a revival of  Sheader and Liam Steel’s Olivier nominated production of J.M. Barrie’s Peter Pan  which… Read More

Review Round Up: Tale of Two Cities, Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre

The classic story by Charles Dickens is brought to life in the Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre directed by Timothy Sheader. Here’s what critics have been saying about it:  Time Out: ** “a sincere but doomed attempt to telescope a Dickens novel into a three-hour stage play, in a version that unduly complicates things by half… Read More

Seven Shows to Look Out For: August 2017

While Edinburgh prepares to welcome back its Festival Fringe from the 4th August, London will be welcoming these shows to theatres…  1. Five Guys Named Moe, Marble Arch Theatre: playing is a specially created pop up theatre, Five Guys Named Moe transports audiences back to the 1940’s to a world filled with jazz. Featuring the hits… Read More

Review Round Up: On the Town, Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre

Discover what critics have been saying about Drew McOnie‘s production of the musical starring Danny Mac and Maggie Steed…  The Independent: **** “this deserves to be a helluva hit” The Guardian : **** “this breezy, joyful navy lark is a helluva lot of fun.” The Telegraph: *** “Very charming, all told, then, but not irresistibly so.” WhatsOnStage:… Read More

NEWS: Danny Mac to Lead the Cast for On The Town at Regent Park’s Open Air Theatre

The Open Air Theatre in Regent’s Park have announced casting for its upcoming production of On the Town, arriving at the theatre from the 19th May.  It has been announced that Strictly Come Dancing star Danny Mac will lead the cast in the revival of the musical directed and choreographed by Drew McOnie. Also joining… Read More