Love London Love Culture’s Favourite Books of 2019

Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon rounds up some of her favourite reads of the year… Circe by Madeline Miller: following on from her successful retelling of the story of Achilles, Madeline Miller puts another contemporary take on another memorable Greek myth. Written with great insight and filled with imaginative descriptions this is a memorable… Read More

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REVIEW: Heroes by Stephen Fry

Stephen Fry breathes new life into these classic tales of Ancient Greek heroes. It is no secret that since a child I have had an ongoing fascination with Greek mythology and all the stories of the Greek heroes. Where this interest came from I have no idea but it is still a part of me… Read More

NEWS: Stephen Fry and Frank Turner to be Guest Speakers for World Premiere Run of Gin For Breakfast

It has been confirmed that Stephen Fry and Frank Turner will be among the guest speakers during Gin for Breakfast’s run at the Tristan Bates Theatre.  Whatever Guise Productions, producer of Gin For Breakfast at the Tristan Bates Theatre, has announced its line-up of after-show talks, including contributions from Stephen Fry, Frank Turner, Mat Horne, Hugo Rifkind and Oliver Kamm. The after-show talks… Read More

Review Round Up… Love & Friendship

Whit Stillman directs this new film of Jane Austen’s posthumously published novella originally titled Lady Susan. What have critics been saying about it?  The Guardian: ***** Peter Bradshaw said: “Love & Friendship is a refreshing and invigorating delight.” Evening Standard:*****  David Sexton thought: “It’s pitch-perfect, beautifully poised, faithfully honouring the original while brilliantly dramatising and completing… Read More