NEWS: Initial Casting Announced for Classic Spring’s Production of The Importance of Being Earnest

Classic Spring has announced initial casting for its final Oscar Wilde production in its season at the Vaudeville Theatre.  Playing at the Vaudeville Theatre from the 20th July, it has been announced that Olivier Award winner Sophie Thompson as Lady Bracknell in Michael Fentiman’s upcoming production of Oscar Wilde’s comedy. She will be joined on… Read More

REVIEW: An Ideal Husband, Vaudeville Theatre

Classic Spring’s latest production features some lovely performances but is just lacking in sharpness to make the most of the witty dialogue.  Directed by Jonathan Church, An Ideal Husband is a wonderful warm and affectionate production – yet somehow is lacking slightly in sparkle and sharpness to make it truly satisfying. When Sir Robert Chiltern… Read More

Shows Opening…May 2018

Here’s a guide to a few of the shows that Love London Love Culture is looking forward to throughout May…  1. Red, Wyndham’s Theatre: last seen in London at the Donmar Warehouse in 2009, Michael Grandage presents the first revival of his production of John Logan’s play, which sees Alfred Molina reviving his role as Mark… Read More

NEWS: Further Casting Announced for An Ideal Husband

Classic Spring has announced further casting for its upcoming production of An Ideal Husband, playing at the Vaudeville Theatre from the 20th April.  It has been confirmed that joining the previously announced Edward and Freddie Fox as  the  Earl of Caversham and Lord Goring and Frances Barber Mrs Cheveley,  Sally Bretton and Nathaniel Parker will join the cast… Read More

PREVIEW: An Ideal Husband, Vaudeville Theatre

This new production of Oscar Wilde’s comedy, directed by Jonathan Church will play at the Vaudeville Theatre from the 20th April.  It has recently been announced that real-life father and son, Edward and Freddie Fox will play fictional father and son Earl of Caversham and Lord Goring respectively in the production. Edward Fox’s extensive theatre credits include The Audience (West End),… Read More

Review Round Up: Lady Windermere’s Fan, Vaudeville Theatre

Jennifer Saunders and Samantha Spiro star in this latest Oscar Wilde production, directed by Kathy Burke. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews…  The Independent: **** “The show is uneven but there’s a freshnness here that’s very attractive. Recommended.” The Guardian: *** “This is an uneven production, directed by Kathy Burke, but it has its… Read More

Shows Opening: January 2018

With the New Year firmly within sight, here’s Love London Love Culture’s guide to some of the best theatre to see during January… Bananaman the Musical, Southwark Playhouse: it might already be in previews, but this world premiere production of the brand new musical officially opens in January. As one of the flagship characters in the world’s… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Lady Windermere’s Fan

Further casting has been announced for Kathy Burke’s upcoming production of Lady Windermere’s Fan at the Vaudeville Theatre.  Running at the Vaudeville Theatre from the 12th January, Classic Spring’s next production in its Oscar Wilde season is a production of the playwright’s Lady Windermere’s Fan, directed by Kathy Burke. Joining the previously announced Samantha Spiro, Kevin… Read More

Review Round Up: A Woman of No Importance, Vaudeville Theatre

Eve Best stars in Dominic Dromgoole’s production of Oscar Wilde’s play. But what have critics been saying about it?  An earnest young American woman, a louche English lord, and an innocent young chap join a house party of fin de siecle fools and grotesques. Nearby a woman lives, cradling a long buried secret. Wilde’s marriage of… Read More

NEWS: Further Casting Announced for Lady Windermere’s Fan

Classic Spring have confirmed further casting for the upcoming production of Lady Windermere’s Fan at the Vaudeville Theatre from the 12th January 2018. It has been announced Samantha Spiro and Kevin Bishop will be joining the cast of Kathy Burke’s production of Lady Windermere’s Fan, joining the previously announced Jennifer Saunders who will be playing the… Read More