NEWS: Casting Announced for The Last Five Years at Southwark Playhouse

Jonathan O’Boyle’s production will play at the Southwark Playhouse from the 28th February. Casting has been announced for Jonathan O’Boyle’s production of Jason Robert Brown’s musical The Last Five Years. The cast includes Molly Lynch as Cathy and Oli Higginson as Jamie. Molly Lynch’s previous stage credits include: Just So (The Barn Theatre, Cirencester), Sunset Boulevard (UK tour), Carousel and Sweeney… 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

NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Lipstick at the Southwark Playhouse

The new play by Lily Shahmoon will have its world premiere at the Southwark Playhouse in March. Casting has been confirmed for the upcoming world premiere of Lipstick which will play at the Southwark Playhouse from the 4th March. Making his professional directing debut, Ed White is set to direct Helen Aluko (Jordan) and April Hughes (Tommy) in… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Favourite Shows of 2019

Emma Clarendon selects her favourite theatre production of the year… 10. Soho Cinders, Charing Cross Theatre: warm, funny and genuinely good fun, this revival of Stiles and Drewe’s contemporary take on the classic fairytale Cinderella is immensely good fun from start to finish. 9. The Bridges of Madison County, Menier Chocolate Factory: while it may… Read More

Interview With…Josef Davies

Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon spoke to the actor about starring in the world premiere of Shook at the Southwark Playhouse. Hi Josef – how does it feel to be part of this world premiere production? It’s very exciting! I always love being part of something new and exciting. Working on a new play… Read More

NEWS: Operation Mincemeat to Transfer to the Southwark Playhouse

The show will play at the Southwark Playhouse from January 2020 following a run at the New Diorama Theatre. It has been confirmed that Splitlip‘s production of Operation Mincemeat will play at the Southwark Playhouse Theatre from the 4th to the 11th January. The production was created and stars Splitlip’s David Cumming, Felix Hagan, Natasha… Read More

NEWS: Nicola Wren’s Superstar to Play at Southwark Playhouse

Direct from the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Nicola Wren’s one-woman show will play at the Southwark Playhouse from the 26th November. Playing for a limited four week run at the Southwark Playhouse’s Little space, Nicola Wren’s Superstar is based on a true story on how one woman came to terms with who she was. Nicola knew… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Round Up of the Month: August 2019

Here’s a round up of our top ten most popular posts of the month… Review of British Theatre Academy’s production of Dogfight at Southwark Playhouse: catch up with our most popular review of the month! Completing the BTA’s summer season at the theatre, this production captures the raw nature of the musical that while initially… Read More

REVIEW: Dogfight, Southwark Playhouse

The British Theatre Academy completes their Summer season at the Southwark Playhouse with a heartfelt production of Benj Pasek and Justin Paul’s musical. Based on the 1991 film which starred River Phoenix, Benj Pasek and Justin Paul’s musical is a story of two clear halves – one that initially has no redeeming features in terms… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 18th August 2019

Here’s a guide to some of the most popular reads on LLLC this week… Review of Showtune at the Union Theatre: we begun this week with a trip to the Union Theatre to celebrate the music created by Jerry Herman. Featuring some of his best known hits from musicals such as La Cage Aux Folles… Read More