Developing relationships with schools across Northern Ireland. The Schools Affiliation scheme was launched in 2018 with 14 schools selected to take part in the pilot programme. The aim of the scheme is to strengthen relationships with schools across Northern Ireland by developing communication links with teachers. We want to help support drama departments in schools by sharing advice, expertise and resources.
The Lyric Theatre is now in its 6th year with Blackout. In association with the Department of Justice NI and Hydebank Wood College this progressive project is aimed at reducing crime and antisocial behaviour by developing awareness in young people of the possible consequences of taking drugs and alcohol.