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Saturday, October 23, 2021

INTERVIEW: Guy Masterson on bringing The Shark is Broken to the West End by Emma Clarendon

Director Guy Masterson chatted to Love London Love Culture's Emma Clarendon about bringing The Shark Is Broken to the West End's Ambassadors Theatre.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 06:00AM
Friday, October 22, 2021

‘Heartbreaking & fascinatingly staged’: LOVE & OTHER ACTS OF VIOLENCE – Donmar Warehouse ★★★★ by Emma Clarendon

This fascinatingly powerful new play from Cordelia Lynn examines the vicious cycle of politics, history and discrimination through the eyes of one couple.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 05:00AM
Wednesday, October 20, 2021

REVIEW ROUND-UP: White Noise at the Bridge Theatre by Emma Clarendon

On LoveLondonLoveCulture, Emma Clarendon rounds up the reviews for Polly Findlay’s European premiere production of White Noise, by Pulitzer Prize-winning US playwright Suzan Lori-Parks.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 07:00AM
Monday, October 18, 2021

Review Round-up: The Tragedy of Macbeth at the Almeida Theatre by Emma Clarendon

On LoveLondonLoveCulture, Emma Clarendon rounds up the reviews for the Almeida Theatre's new production of Shakespeare's The Tragedy of Macbeth. It stars James McArdle and Saoirse Ronan, dir…

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 07:00AM
Monday, October 11, 2021

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Back to the Future at the Adelphi Theatre by Emma Clarendon

On LoveLondonLoveCulture, Emma Clarendon rounds up the reviews for screen-to-stage musical, now receiving its West End premiere at the Adelphi Theatre.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 11:00AM
Tuesday, October 5, 2021

‘Behind their fabrics is something that you have to search for’: Emma Clarendon chatted to Maia about directing and designing puppets in THERE’S by Emma Clarendon

Emma Clarendon chatted to Maia about directing and designing the puppets for There’s a Rang-Tan in My Bedroom and Other Stories for the Little Angel Theatre.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 05:00AM
Thursday, September 30, 2021

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Indecent at the Menier Chocolate Factory by Emma Clarendon

We round up the reviews for the European premiere of Paula Vogel’s play now playing at the Menier Chocolate Factory.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 11:00AM

‘Aren’t we due a bit of magic in our lives?’: Meet the cast & creatives behind the Bedknobs & Broomsticks UK tour by Emma Clarendon

The trio chatted to us about bringing the magic of Disney’s Bedknobs and Broomsticks to the stage. Aren’t we due a bit of magic in our lives? Dianne Pilkington thinks so. She is staring …

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 07:00AM
Wednesday, September 29, 2021

‘All of the performances are compelling to watch’: THE GREAT GATSBY – Immersive LDN ★★★★ by Emma Clarendon

Filled with energy and strong characterisations, you really do feel as though you are part of one of Jay Gatsby’s parties.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 09:00AM
Tuesday, September 28, 2021

‘Filled with hope, joy & romance’: THE LAST FIVE YEARS — West End ★★★★ by Emma Clarendon

Jonathan O’Boyle’s production is wonderfully poignant and intimate experience, with detailed performances from both Oli Higginson and Molly Lynch.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 11:00AM
Monday, September 27, 2021

‘You will leave thirsty for the life you have’: Actress Molly Osborne chats everything INDECENT at the Menier by Emma Clarendon

We chatted to Molly about starring in the European premiere of Paula Vogel’s play Indecent at the Menier Chocolate Factory.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 07:00AM
Sunday, September 26, 2021

REVIEW ROUND-UP: The Memory of Water at Hampstead Theatre by Emma Clarendon

Emma Clarendon rounds up the reviews for the new revival of The Memory of Water. Shelagh Stephenson’s play originally premiered at Hampstead Theatre in 1996.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 07:00AM
Friday, September 24, 2021

‘What’s on offer is experiencing an epic story with a roomful of strangers’: Anthony Almeida directs ETT’s Cat On A Hot Tin Roof by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture chatted to director Anthony Almeida about the revival of Cat On A Hot Tin Roof, currently touring the UK.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 05:00AM
Wednesday, September 22, 2021

REVIEW ROUND-UP: The Beauty Queen of Leenane – Chichester Festival Theatre/ Lyric Hammersmith by Emma Clarendon

We round up the reviews for the Lyric Hammersmith Theatre and Chichester Festival Theatre co-production of Martin McDonagh‘s The Beauty Queen of Leenane.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 07:00AM
Friday, September 17, 2021

‘A real heartfelt & emotional experience’: NW TRILOGY – Kiln Theatre ★★★★ by Emma Clarendon

Each play in this engaging trilogy is filled with warmth and compassion while highlighting the personal struggles that the characters face in finding a place in which they belong.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 05:00AM
Wednesday, September 15, 2021

‘My identity has often reshaped’: Interview with Victor Esses about Where To Belong’s UK Tour by Emma Clarendon

The writer and performer chatted to us about the upcoming UK tour of Where To Belong based on his own life story.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 09:00AM
Sunday, September 12, 2021

‘I welcome all audiences to come & judge everything they see’: Joe McNamara & Emer McDaid are living the dream in Witness for the Prosecut by Emma Clarendon

Emma Clarendon chatted to Joe McNamara and Emer McDaid about bringing back Witness for the Prosecution to London County Hall.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 09:00AM
Friday, September 10, 2021

‘Really keeps the audience emotionally invested’: FROZEN THE MUSICAL – Theatre Royal Drury Lane ★★★★★ by Emma Clarendon

As much as it is visually spectacular, Frozen the Musical also has added depth to the story that makes it feel more poignant than the film.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 09:00AM
Wednesday, September 8, 2021

‘I absolutely loved bringing this story to life’: Witney White loves recording audio play Rime of the Second Sister by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture chats to Witney White about Rime of the Second Sister, the last instalment of 45North’s Written on the Waves series.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 09:00AM
Monday, September 6, 2021

‘Exploring ideas in the playful & imaginative way’: Toby Hulse takes his play This Island’s Mine on tour by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture chats to writer and director Toby Hulse about This Island’s Mine which tours the UK from the 19 September 2021.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 07:00AM
Saturday, September 4, 2021

‘There’s always something new to discover’: Molly Lynch & Oli Higginson bring The Last 5 Years to the West End by Emma Clarendon

Molly Lynch & Oli Higginson chatted to Love London Love Culture about bringing Jason Robert Brown’s musical to the West End’s Garrick Theatre.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 11:00AM
Friday, September 3, 2021

‘Passionate & thought-provoking’: Statements After An Arrest Under the Immorality Act – Orange Tree Theatre ★★★★ by Emma Clarendon

Passionate and thought-provoking play Statements After An Arrest Under the Immorality Act highlights the fragile love affair between a white woman and a black man set against the shadow and …

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 09:00AM
Thursday, September 2, 2021

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Jersey Boys at the Trafalgar Theatre by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for the return of popular musical Jersey Boys to the West End.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 05:00AM
Tuesday, August 31, 2021

‘Dark & thrilling play’: THE SYSTEM – Original Theatre (Online review) ★★★★ by Emma Clarendon

Written and performed by Emily Head, The System is a compellingly dark watch that has been cleverly filmed.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 09:00AM
Monday, August 30, 2021

‘There’s something for everyone in this show’: Oliver Ormson relishes his role as Prince Hans in Frozen the Musical by Emma Clarendon

Actor Olivier Ormson chatted to Love London Love Culture about bringing Frozen the Musical to the West End and playing Prince Hans.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 11:00AM
Sunday, August 29, 2021

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Cinderella at the Gillian Lynne Theatre by Emma Clarendon

We round up the reviews for Andrew Lloyd Webber’s new musical Cinderella, which has finally been able to open at the Gillian Lynne Theatre.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 09:00AM
Tuesday, August 24, 2021

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Paradise at the National Theatre by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture round up the reviews for Kae Tempest’s play Paradise, reimagining a Greek legend now playing at the National Theatre.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 09:00AM
Sunday, August 22, 2021

‘Really surrounds the audience’: RIME OF THE SECOND SISTER – Written On The Waves (Online review) ★★★★ by Emma Clarendon

Rime of the Second Sister, a sensitive and imaginative audio adventure as part of the Written on the Waves second season, is a wonderful way to complete the series.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 07:00AM
Friday, August 20, 2021

REVIEW ROUND-UP: The Windsors: Endgame at the Prince of Wales Theatre by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for The Windsors: Endgame, the stage production based on the comedy series now playing for a limited time at the Prince of Wales Theatre.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 07:00AM
Tuesday, August 17, 2021

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Carousel at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture rounds up what critics made of this revival of the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical Carousel.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 09:00AM

‘Certainly worth a watch’: TWO FINGERS UP – Edinburgh Fringe (Online review) ★★★★ by Emma Clarendon

Funny, sensitive and honest play Two Fingers Up effectively explores the gaps in sex education in schools.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 05:00AM

All that Chat

REOPEN BROADWAY SEASON
Sep 14, 2021: Chicago - Ambassador Theatre
Oct 17, 2021: Dana H. - Lyceum Theatre
Mar 28, 2022: Plaza Suite - Hudson Theatre
Apr 07, 2022: The Minutes - Studio 54
Apr 28, 2022: Macbeth - Lyceum Theatre