The Londoness


Born in Paris.

Made in London.

Teller of London Tales.

Review – Quiz the Play

Last updated on April 22nd, 2018 at 12:22 pmThe first thing I will say about James Graham’s Quiz  at the Noel Coward Theatre is that the stage looked a heck of a lot like the set…

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Londoness Loves – April 2018

Last updated on March 9th, 2019 at 11:54 amForget the Beast from the East and get out in London this April. Here’s my guide to the best London theatre, classical music, opera, exhibitions, and yes, there…

Caroline or Change | Hampstead Theatre

Last updated on April 22nd, 2018 at 12:22 pmLast night was one of firsts. The Hampstead Theatre gave me a singing washing machine, a purring dryer, a trio of serenading radios and yes, a harmonising bus….

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Londoness Loves – March 2018

Last updated on March 9th, 2019 at 07:16 amWelcome to my first Londoness Loves, my pick of the best theatre, art exhibitions, music, and events in London this March 2018. And there’s some London magic for…

Civilisations, review, BBC2, Kenneth Clark, Simon Schama, Mary Beard, National Gallery

Civilisations on BBC2

Last updated on January 3rd, 2020 at 03:07 pmIn 1939, the Director of the National Gallery was tasked with the critical job of moving the museum’s monumental art collection from London to a disused mining cave…

Jubilee, Lyric Hammersmith, punk, Derek Jarman, Chris Goode, theatre review

Review: Jubilee at Lyric Hammersmith

Last updated on April 22nd, 2018 at 12:23 pmIf you lived in Paris during the 1970s, it was easy to bypass the whole punk thing the Brits had going on over here. To we Frenchies, “punkness”…