The Lyric Theatre were celebrating this morning after being named the most welcoming theatre in NI.
This year, for the first time, UK Theatre has announced 12 regional and national winners of the My Theatre Matters! Most Welcoming Theatre Award in association with Smooth Radio. More venues than ever before signed up to take part in this year’s award, with 256 theatres competing for the title.
The Lyric Theatre were up against the Grand Opera House & the Millennium Forum in Derry/Londonderry.
Executive Producer, Jimmy Fay said, "It’s a huge honour to win this award, and fantastic recognition for our superb customer service staff. Thanks to everyone who voted for us – we hope to see you back at the Lyric very soon!”
The national winner will be announced at the UK Theatre Awards ceremony on Sunday 18 October at London’s historic Guildhall, a magnificent medieval Grade 1 listed landmark building situated in the City of London.