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Thursday, March 19, 2020

‘My heart goes out to those who work in the theatre industry’: Love London Love Culture discusses the impact of the coronavirus on the arts by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon discusses the devastation and impact that the coronavirus is currently having.

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Monday, March 16, 2020

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Love Love Love at the Lyric Hammersmith by Emma Clarendon

We round up the reviews for Mike Bartlett’s play Love Love Love, running at the Lyric Hammersmith until 4 April 2020.

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Saturday, March 14, 2020

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Back to the Future at Manchester Opera House by Emma Clarendon

The reviews are in for the world premiere of this new musical based on the hit film Back to the Future.

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Friday, March 13, 2020

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Shoe Lady at Royal Court Theatre by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for E.V.Crowe’s new play Shoe Lady, playing for a strictly limited three-week run at the Royal Court Theatre.

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Thursday, March 12, 2020

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Blithe Spirit at the Duke of York’s Theatre by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for the London transfer of Richard Eyre’s production of Noel Coward’s comedy Blithe Spirit.

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Wednesday, March 11, 2020

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Girl From the North Country at Belasco Theater, New York by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Conor McPherson’s production of Girl From the North Country which has transferred to Broadway following runs at the Old Vic and the West …

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Saturday, March 7, 2020

REVIEW ROUND-UP: The Last Five Years at Southwark Playhouse by Emma Clarendon

We round up the reviews for Jonathan O’Boyle’s production of Jason Robert Brown’s musical The Last Five Years at the Southwark Playhouse.

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Thursday, March 5, 2020

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Women Beware Women at Sam Wanamaker Playhouse by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Thomas Middleton’s Jacobean drama, Women Beware Women.

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Wednesday, March 4, 2020

‘Richly absorbing & fascinating experience’: UNITED QUEENDOM – Kensington Palace ★★★★ by Emma Clarendon

Les Enfants Terribles are back with a truly sublime show in United Queendom exploring the lives of Queen Caroline and Henrietta Howard.

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Tuesday, March 3, 2020

‘It is musically where the show really shines’: PRETTY WOMAN THE MUSICAL – West End ★★★★★ by Emma Clarendon

Suitably romantic and updated to make it feel more contemporary, Pretty Woman the Musical has plenty to recommend it in terms of music and characterisations to make for a feel-good show.

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Monday, March 2, 2020

‘Vibrant & richly rewarding production’: THE PRINCE OF EGYPT – West End by Emma Clarendon

A dazzling cast, a powerful score and mesmerising choreography make The Prince of Egypt a real spectacle to watch.

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Saturday, February 29, 2020

‘A very thoughtful, provocative & passionate night at the theatre’: Actor Adam Sina on Sinners at the Playground Theatre by Emma Clarendon

Actor Adam Sina chatted to us about starring in Brian Cox’s production of Sinners at the Playground Theatre.

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Thursday, February 27, 2020

‘A real joy to watch’: UPSTART CROW – West End ★★★★ by Emma Clarendon

Filled with fantastic wordplay, Ben Elton’s comedy Upstart Crow is a lovely tribute to William Shakespeare.

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Wednesday, February 26, 2020

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Be More Chill at The Other Palace by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for the UK premiere of the Broadway musical Be More Chill.

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Monday, February 24, 2020

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Message in a Bottle at the Peacock Theatre by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for the new dance production Message in a Bottle featuring the music of Sting and choreography by Kate Prince.

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Saturday, February 22, 2020

REVIEW ROUND-UP: The Upstart Crow at the Gielgud Theatre by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for the stage adaptation of Ben Elton’s comedy Upstart Crow.

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Friday, February 21, 2020

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Leopoldstadt at Wyndham’s Theatre by Emma Clarendon

We round up the reviews for Tom Stoppard’s latest play Leopoldstadt, receiving its world premiere at the Wyndham’s Theatre.

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Monday, February 17, 2020

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Death of England at the National Theatre by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Roy Williams and Clint Dyer’s one man play Death of England starring Rafe Spall.

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Friday, February 14, 2020

‘Honest, heartfelt & informative’: SPLINTERED – Vault Festival by Emma Clarendon

Big, bold and colourful, yet Splintered never forgets to draw focus on the struggles that queer women from Trinidad and Tobago go through in coming out.

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Wednesday, February 12, 2020

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Albion at Almeida Theatre by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for the revival of Mike Bartlett’s play Albion at the Almeida Theatre.

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Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Love London Love Culture picks out her latest theatre tips by Emma Clarendon

Here’s LLLC’s weekly guide to some of the shows you might want to book tickets for includes The Wedding Singer at Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre:, Endgame at the Old Vic and The Seagull…

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Saturday, February 8, 2020

REVIEW ROUND-UP: The Wedding Singer at Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre by Emma Clarendon

Find out what critics have had to say about Nick Winston’s production of The Wedding Singer based on the 1990s film with LLLC’s review round up…

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Friday, February 7, 2020

‘It’s a LGBTQ themed comedy drama about friendship, community & a fear of change’: Writer James McDermott brings Time & Tide to the Park by Emma Clarendon

Writer James McDermott spoke to Emma Clarendon about his play Time and Tide which play at the Park Theatre until 29 February 2020.

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Thursday, February 6, 2020

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Endgame at the Old Vic Theatre by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for the revival of Samuel Beckett’s play starring Daniel Radcliffe and Alan Cumming.

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Tuesday, February 4, 2020

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Faustus: That Damned Woman at Lyric Hammersmith by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Chris Bush’s gender swapped Faustus: That Damned Woman.

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Monday, February 3, 2020

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Kunene & the King at the Ambassadors Theatre by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture rounds up the critics thoughts on John Kani’s play, Kunene & The King.

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Saturday, February 1, 2020

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Persona at Riverside Studios by Emma Clarendon

Find out what critics made of this stage adaptation of Ingmar Bergman’s 1966 film, Persona, officially reopening the Riverside Studios.

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Friday, January 31, 2020

Love London Love Culture’s Theatre Picks for February by Emma Clarendon

Here’s Love London Love Culture’s monthly guide to some of the best shows opening in February 2020.

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Thursday, January 30, 2020

REVIEW ROUND-UP: The Welkin at National Theatre ★★★ by Emma Clarendon

Maxine Peake stars in Lucy Kirkwood’s new play The Welkin at the National Theatre. But what have critics had to say about it?

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Tuesday, January 28, 2020

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Uncle Vanya at the Harold Pinter Theatre by Emma Clarendon

Richard Armitage and Toby Jones star in Ian Rickson’s production of Uncle Vanya at the Harold Pinter Theatre.

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Monday, January 27, 2020

CD REVIEW: Pretty Woman the Musical – Original Broadway Cast Recording by Emma Clarendon

Overall the original Broadway cast recording of Pretty Woman the Musical retains the spirit of the original story but also makes it soar higher thanks to the high quality of the music and ly…

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