NEWS: Casting Announced for Young Vic Production of Changing Destiny

The production is set to play at the theatre from the 9th July until the 21st August. The Young Vic has confirmed that Joan Iyiola (Duchess of Malfi, RSC) and Ashley Zhangazha (Tina The Musical, West End) are set to star in the new stage adaptation of the 4,000-year-old Egyptian poem about the Warrior King Sinuhe by Ben Okri. Vividly brought… Read More

NEWS: Young Vic Announces New Season of Work for 2021

The Young Vic has confirmed details of its new season for 2021 to welcome back theatre makers and audiences. Young Vic Artistic Director Kwame Kwei-Armah has confirmed details of the Young Vic’s new season to welcome back audiences for the first time since he Young Vic’s 50th Birthday celebrations in October 2020.  On the 9th July, the… Read More

NEWS: New Dates Announced For the Young Vic Theatre Production of Hamlet

The production will be playing at the theatre from September. The Young Vic Theatre has confirmed new dates for the upcoming production of William Shakespeare’s Hamlet which is now set to play at the theatre from the 27th September until the 13th November. This new version of the story is directed by Greg Hersov and… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Month: May 2020

Here’s a guide to what proved popular on Love London Love Culture in May… Review of Les Miserables: The Staged Concert: proving popular this month is our thoughts on the digital release of Les Miserables The Staged Concert starring Alfie Boe and Michael Ball. It was recorded during the show’s concert performances at the Gielgud… Read More

REVIEW: A Streetcar Named Desire, National Theatre at Home

This 2014 Young Vic Theatre production is as heartbreaking as it is powerful to watch. With his production of this classic play by Tennessee Williams, Benedict Andrews powerfully captures all the central themes of the play including the dangers of fantasising, loneliness and mental illness. A Streetcar Named Desire follows the story of Blanche who… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Theatre Streaming Picks of the Week

Looking to plan out your week with some theatre at home? Here’s our guide to what you can watch this week… A Doll’s House, Lyric Hammersmith: available for a day from 2.30pm on the 20th May only, the Lyric Hammersmith is sharing a recording of Henrik Ibsen’s play, adapted for this production by Tanika Gupta… Read More

NEWS: Ruth Wilson Set to Star in UK Premiere of The Second Woman

The production will run at the Young Vic Theatre from the 19th to the 20th June. It has been announced that Ruth Wilson is set to star in the UK premiere of Nat Randall and Anna Breckon’s The Second Woman, in a co-production between the Young Vic Theatre and LIFT Festival. Sitting as performance, video… Read More

Review Round Up: Nora: A Doll’s House, Young Vic Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Stef Smith’s new version of Henrik Ibsen’s A Doll’s House. The Observer: *** “While part of me wishes Smith felt able to write a new play rather than torquing her work to fit Ibsen’s tightly constructed plot, she does find creative, persuasive solutions.” City AM: “There… Read More

NEWS: Full Cast and Creative Team Announced for Orfeus: A House Music Opera

The production will play at the Young Vic Theatre from the 11th April. Full cast and creative team have been confirmed for the upcoming world premiere of Nmon Ford’s Orfeus: A House Music Opera.  Joining previously announced award-winning baritone Nmon Ford are: Gianni Arancio (Thriller Live UK Tour, John Barrowman UK Tour), Bernadette Bangura (Jesus Christ Superstar Barbican; Sunset Boulevard UK Tour), Franc D’Ambrosio (The Phantom of the Opera – ‘World’s… Read More

First Look at…Nora: A Doll’s House, Young Vic Theatre

Production images have been released for Stef Smith’s new version of Henrik Ibsen’s play, which officially opens at the Young Vic on the 11th February. Now in previews at the Young Vic Theatre, production images have been released for this Young Vic and Citizens Theatre co-production directed by Elizabeth Freestone. Nora is the perfect wife… Read More