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Sunday, December 16, 2018

‘Two extraordinary performers bring it all to hilarious life’: MURDER FOR TWO – The Other Palace by Emma Clarendon

Murder For Two at The Other Palace is an energetic and spoof-style musical murder mystery has plenty of wacky characters to provide plenty of entertainment

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Saturday, December 15, 2018

‘The audience is easily swept away on a magical journey’: PETER PAN – Park Theatre by Emma Clarendon

The wonderful thing about going to the theatre to see a family-orientated show such as Peter Pan is seeing just how the children in the audience react to what they are watching.

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Friday, December 14, 2018

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Hole at the Royal Court Theatre by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for the Royal Court Theatre’s production of Hole, Ellie Kendrick’s debut play.

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Thursday, December 13, 2018

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Uncle Vanya at Hampstead Theatre by Emma Clarendon

Alan Cox stars as Vanya in Terry Johnson’s new adaptation of Chekhov’s classic play Uncle Vanya at the Hampstead Theatre. Find out what the critics made of it with Love London Love Cultu…

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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

‘By turns a raw & uplifting experience to watch unfold’: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time – West End ★★★★ by Emma Clarendon

It is a warm and welcome return to the West End for the Olivier Award-winning show The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time, based on Mark Haddon’s beloved book.

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

REVIEW ROUND-UP: A Christmas Carol at the Old Vic by Emma Clarendon

Jack Thorne’s version of the classic festive story A Christmas Carol returns to the Old Vic Theatre with Stephen Tompkinson as Scrooge. Here’s what critics have made of it…

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Monday, December 10, 2018

REVIEW ROUND-UP: The Band at the Theatre Royal Haymarket by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Tim Firth’s Take That-inspired musical The Band which has arrived in the West End for a limited season.

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Sunday, December 9, 2018

REVIEW ROUND-UP: True West at the Vaudeville Theatre by Emma Clarendon

Kit Harington and Johnny Flynn star in Matthew Dunster’s production of True West now playing at the Vaudeville Theatre. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews…

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Friday, December 7, 2018

‘Brilliantly warm & affectionate revival’: FIDDLER ON THE ROOF – Menier Chocolate Factory ★★★★★ by Emma Clarendon

Trevor Nunn’s beautifully detailed production of Fiddler On The Roof at the Menier Chocolate Factory is filled with moments that capture the heart of the story perfectly.

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Thursday, December 6, 2018

‘Quirky, heartwarming & immensely enjoyable’: STRIKING 12 – Union Theatre ★★★★ by Emma Clarendon

Overall, Striking 12 is a quirky, heartwarming and immensely enjoyable production to watch, ensuring that you leave the theatre in a positive frame of mind and a smile on your face.

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Wednesday, December 5, 2018

‘It’s a show everyone can see a bit of themselves in’: Andrew Finnigan performs one-man musical Drip at the Bush Theatre by Emma Clarendon

Andrew Finnigan chats about being in one-man musical Drip, playing at the Bush Theatre until 22 December 2018.

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‘I think it’s genius’: Lem Knights chats about his role in new musical Billionaire Boy by Emma Clarendon

The actor Lem Knights chatted to Love London Love Culture about starring in the musical adaptation of David Walliams’s Billionaire Boy.

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Tuesday, December 4, 2018

REVIEW ROUND-UP: La Bohème at English National Opera by Emma Clarendon

TThe English National Opera has revived Jonathan Miller’s production of Puccini’s opera La Bohème. Here’s what critics have had to say about it…

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Monday, December 3, 2018

‘Heartfelt & hilarious’: SEUSSICAL – Southwark Playhouse ★★★★★ by Emma Clarendon

Imaginative, witty and beautiful – Seussical at the Southwark Playhouse will make you feel like a five-year-old again.

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Sunday, December 2, 2018

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Magic Mike Live at the Hippodrome Casino by Emma Clarendon

Channing Tatum’s stage version inspired by the hit Magic Mike films arrives in London. But what have critics had to say about it?

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Saturday, December 1, 2018

‘It will take you on a musical emotional journey’: Danielle Kassaraté features in Striking 12 at the Union Theatre by Emma Clarendon

Danielle Kassaraté chatted to Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon about starring in Striking 12 at the Union Theatre.

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Friday, November 30, 2018

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

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for the Lyric Hammersmith’s 10th-anniversary pantomime Dick Whittington.

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Thursday, November 29, 2018

‘Turns this classic tale on its head’: BUTTONS: A CINDERELLA STORY – King’s Head Theatre ★★★★ by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture’s Kirsty Herrington went along to the King’s Head Theatre to catch Charles Court Opera’s latest pantomime.

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Wednesday, November 28, 2018

RECOMMENDATIONS: Seven of the best shows opening in December by Emma Clarendon

December can be a slightly overwhelming time to pick a show to go and see – luckily Love London Love Culture has selected seven of the very best opening next month…

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Tuesday, November 27, 2018

‘Expect the unexpected’: Julie Yammanee makes her Hackney Empire debut in Aladdin by Emma Clarendon

Julie Yammanee chatted to Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon about making her Hackney Empire debut in the 20th-anniversary pantomime at the theatre.

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Monday, November 26, 2018

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Macbeth at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse by Emma Clarendon

Robert Hastie directs Michelle Terry and Paul Ready in this new production of Shakespeare’s Macbeth. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews…

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Sunday, November 25, 2018

‘Brings the tangled world of politics to life’: AN HONOURABLE MAN – White Bear Theatre by Emma Clarendon

Michael McManus attempts to deal with the thorny issues of Brexit and whether it is possible to stay honourable in the world of politics in An Honourable Man at the White Bear Theatre.

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Saturday, November 24, 2018

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

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for singer-songwriter Anaïs Mitchell and director Rachel Chavkin’s interpretation of Mitchell’s acclaimed concept album Hadestown.

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Friday, November 23, 2018

‘A lovely way to get into the Christmas spirit’: THE GREATEST SNOWMAN – Pedley Street Station by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon spent the evening getting into the festive spirit thanks to Funicular Productions latest dining and theatrical experience.  Filled with d…

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‘Performed to perfection’: DIETRICH: NATURAL DUTY – Wilton’s Music Hall by Emma Clarendon

Peter Groom’s fascinating and entertaining show Dietrich: Natural Duty highlights the extraordinary contribution Marlene Dietrich made during the war.

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Thursday, November 22, 2018

‘It is a two-hander play fusing poetry & theatre’: Nick Makoha brings The Dark to the Ovalhouse by Emma Clarendon

Poet Nick Makoha spoke to Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon about his new piece The Dark which plays at the Ovalhouse until 1 December 2018.

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Wednesday, November 21, 2018

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Simon Boccanegra at the Royal Opera House by Emma Clarendon

The Royal Opera House is currently reviving Elijah Moshinsky’s production of Verdi’s tragedy Simon Boccanegra. Here’s what critics have been saying about it…

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Sunday, November 18, 2018

A truly contemporary coming of age story’: CUCKOO – Soho Theatre ★★★★ by Emma Clarendon

Lisa Carroll’s razor-sharp play Cuckoo is vividly brought to life thanks to Debbie Hannan’s perceptive and emotionally engaging production.

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Saturday, November 17, 2018

INTERVIEW: Spotlight On… Bullet Tongue writer Sonya Hale by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon chatted to Sonya Hale about Bullet Tongue, playing at The Big House until 8 December 2018.

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Friday, November 16, 2018

‘It’s like a dream come true’: Hiba Tawaji plays Esmeralda in Notre Dame de Paris by Emma Clarendon

The singer and actress Hiba Tawaji spoke to Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon about bringing Notre Dame de Paris back to London for the first time in 20 years.

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Thursday, November 15, 2018

‘Performances are engaging, charming & sincere’: BILLY BISHOP GOES TO WAR – Jermyn Street Theatre ★★★★ by Emma Clarendon

Beautifully directed by Jimmy Walters, Billy Bishop Goes to War offers a new insight into World War I as seen by pilots in the skies.

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