REVIEW: Little Death Club, Underbelly Festival

Based on Weimar Kabarett, Little Death Club is a rowdy and hilarious celebration of standing out from the crowd. If ever a cabaret show was more sexy, bold and as inclusive as Little Death Club is then I have yet to discover it. This is a show which has no patience or time for discrimination,… Read More

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Interview with…Bernie Dieter

The performer chatted to LLLC’s Emma Clarendon about Little Death Club, performing as part of the Underbelly Festival. Thanks so much for talking to me. What can audiences expect from Little Death Club? The Little Death Club is my club. The funniest, filthiest most debauched kabarett club this side of Berlin. We have gender bending… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 14th April

Here’s a few reads that have been really popular on Love London Love Culture this week…. Interview with Laura Harling: we chatted to the Artistic Director about the company’s latest production One Hundred Trillion being performed at the Old Vic workrooms from the 7th to the 11th May. Five Minutes with Olivia Rose Smith: the… Read More

REVIEW: A Simple Space, Gravity & Other Myths, Underbelly Festival

Cheeky, clever and entertaining, Gravity & Other Myths shows circus at its most simple and effective. Gravity & Other Myths is a circus company that focuses on stripping back on the glamour of circus, preferring to concentrate its attention on human connection and the ability of the acrobats to push their bodies to the limit… Read More

First Look at…A Simple Space, Gravity & Other Myths, Underbelly Festival

Production images have been released ahead of the show officially opening at the Underbelly Festival tonight… Contemporary circus troupe Gravity & Other Myths bring their show A Simple Space to the Underbelly Festival, featuring a new cast to headline the festival until the 5th May. Seven acrobats push their physical limits without reserve in a… Read More

REVIEW: Bohemia, Black Cat Cabaret, Underbelly Festival

“Bohemia inspires genius, great art and madness.” At least that’s according to Miss Frisky, emcee of the Black Cat Cabaret. And it’s most certainly true as the circus cabaret act returns to the South Bank’s Spiegeltent, this time with their latest show, Bohemia, said to be their “most dark and daring theatrical spectacular to date.” … Read More

REVIEW: Circa’s Peepshow, Underbelly Festival

There is no denying that this is a playful and cheeky show that captures the performers talents well – but does it all become slightly tired?  In the programme notes, director Yaron Lifschitz describes Circa’s Peep Show being about ‘looking and being seen’ and there is certainly plenty to watch and instances when the performers… Read More

Interview with… David Trappes

Performer David Trappes spoke to Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon about appearing in Circa’s Peepshow playing as part of the Underbelly Festival.  Hi David, thanks so much for talking to Love London Love Culture. What can London audiences expect from Peepshow? Thanks to you too! When it comes to Peepshow, I would say it’s best… Read More

REVIEW: Circolombia, Underbelly Festival

Felicity Simpson directs this wonderfully contemporary vision of circus, revealing how it can adapt to suit audiences of all ages.  Everything about Circolombia feels like a celebration thanks to a strong combination of dancing, music and song mixed with the strength and the versatility of the performers that make for awe inspiring viewing. As the… Read More

Interview With… Felicity Simpson

Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon spoke to Director Felicity Simpson about Circolombia, playing at the Underbelly Festival from the 24th May.  Hi Felicity thanks so much for talking to Love London Love Culture. Could you tell me a bit more about the show? Circolombia is 100% Colombian circus concert which captures the energy, diversity and… Read More