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

Review Round Up: Magic Goes Wrong, Vaudeville Theatre

We round up the reviews for the second production in Mischief Theatre’s year long season at the Vaudeville Theatre. London Theatre.co.uk: **** “The show is unashamedly silly but also affectionately celebratory of a kind of variety theatre that may have long vanished – but makes a welcome return here.” The Guardian: *** “Adam Meggido’s direction the… Read More

Love London Love Culture Show Picks: January 2020

Here’s a guide to some of the shows opening in London in January 2020…. Magic Goes Wrong, Vaudeville Theatre: already in previews at the Vaudeville Theatre, this second production in Mischief Theatre’s year long season at the theatre has been created with the help of renowned magicians Penn & Teller. In this show, a gang… Read More

Interview With…Henry Shields

The writer and actor chatted to Emma Clarendon about all things Mischief Theatre including the company’s year long season at the Vaudeville Theatre. Hi Henry – thanks so much for talking to me. How has it been seeing Mischief Theatre as a company develop as it has so successfully over the years? It’s been a very… Read More

Review Round Up: Groan Ups, Vaudeville Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for the first production in Mischief Theatre’s year-long season at the Vaudeville Theatre. WhatsOnStage: **** “by challenging themselves, pulling back (slightly) on the gags and injecting a sense of genuine pathos into their work, the creative team have really proven themselves top of the class. Four gold… Read More

First Look at…Groan Ups

The production officially opens at the Vaudeville Theatre on the 10th October. Here’s a glimpse of what to expect… This latest production from Mischief Theatre opens their year-long season at the Vaudeville Theatre and has once more been written by the company’s Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer and Henry Shields. From the parents of The Play… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 4th August

Here’s a guide to what has been proving popular on LLLC this week… Review of My Son Pinocchio Jr, Southwark Playhouse: as part of their Southwark Playhouse summer takeover, the British Theatre Academy are performing this retelling of the classic story of Pinocchio. Filled with lots of magic, little audience members will really love this!… Read More

REVIEW: The Worst Witch, Vaudeville Theatre

Wickedly fun, The Worst Witch is delightfully (and suitably) magical to keep the audience thoroughly engaged. Having grown up reading Jill Murphy’s original stories about Mildred Hubble, I’m really pleased to report that this stage adaptation by Emma Reeves retains the fun and chaos of the stories, while the performances of all the cast keep… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Mischief Theatre’s Magic Goes Wrong

The production will play at the Vaudeville Theatre from the 14th December. Mischief Theatre has announced the casting for their second production in their year long residency at the Vaudeville Theatre, Magic Goes Wrong, which will begin performances from the 14th December. Written by Penn Jillette, Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer, Henry Shields and Teller, Magic… Read More