NEWS: Riverside Studios Announces New Season Titled ‘Riverside Reads’

The London venue has announced details of its season of plays and musicals which will get their world premiere as a series of read-through events. Taking place on the first Tuesday of every month, each of the readings will be also streamed live online for a global audience. Riverside Reads will première scripts by blazingly… Read More

NEWS: Riverside Studios Announce Screening of Summerland

The newly reopened arts venue have announced a screening of the British World War II drama, with a live Q&A with award-winning director and writer Jessica Swale following its nationwide release on 31st July 2020. Marking the venue’s first event since lockdown, the Riverside Studios has announced that the screening and Q&A will take place Thursday 20 August beginning… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Show Picks of the Week: Monday 3rd February 2020

Here’s Love London Love Culture’s weekly picks of shows to go and see… Luzia, Cirque du Soleil, Royal Albert Hall: given the company’s stunning performance at the BAFTA’s last night, there is no better time to catch the European premiere of Cirque du Soleil’s Luzia. Catch up with what the critics made of it here.… Read More

Review Round Up: Persona, Riverside Studios

Find out what critics made of this stage adaptation of Ingmar Bergman’s 1966 film, officially reopening the Riverside Studios. The Guardian: ** “The original Persona always felt like a fusing of the sensibilities of Bergman and his lead actors, whereas the dominance here of the narrator turns Krige and Mngcwengi into his marionettes, which hardly… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Show Picks of the Week: Monday 27th January

Here’s Love London Love Culture’s guide to some of the shows that you might want to book tickets for this week… Coming Clean , Trafalgar Studios: this is your last chance to catch Kevin Elyot’s play at the Trafalgar Studios, booking until the 1st February! A story that examines the nature of fidelity and the limits… Read More

First Look at…Persona, Riverside Studios

Production images have been released for the first production in the newly renovated Riverside Studios. Now in previews at the Riverside Studios, this new stage adaptation of Ingmar Bergman’s 1966 film is directed by Paul Schoolman and will continue to play until the 23rd February. Renowned stage actress, Elizabet, has suffered a psychological breakdown and… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Shows of the Week: Monday 13th January

Here’s a guide to some of the shows that you might want to book tickets for… Persona,Riverside Studios: officially reopening the venue after its renovation, Alice Krige stars in this stage adaptation of Ingmar Bergman’s film. A story of truth, lies and manipulation, Persona will run at the theatre from the 21st January until the… Read More

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

Here’s a guide to some of the most popular reads on LLLC this week…. Interview with Alice Krige: we chatted to the actress about starring in Persona, the first production to reopen the Riverside Studios, playing from the 21st January. Interview with Ron Elisha: the playwright spoke to Emma Clarendon about the world premiere production… Read More

Interview With…Alice Krige

The actress spoke to Emma Clarendon about starring in the stage adaptation of Ingmar Bergman’s film at the Riverside Studios. For those not familiar with the film what is ‘Persona’ about? Persona happens on several levels at once. It is a psychological drama about a famous actress, Elizabet, who has without explanation or apparent reason… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 24th November 2019

Here’s this weeks guide to what has been proving popular on LLLC including news, reviews and interviews… Interview with Joseph Potter: the actor chatted to us about making his stage debut in this new production of Bernard Shaw’s Candida at the Orange Tree Theatre. Review of Spectrum by Westlife: this week we took a listen… Read More