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Bringing great theatre to your screens

Lyric Theatre Online is our response to keeping our much-loved theatre alive during these very challenging times. We’ve been busy creating and compiling online entertainment to share with you, so we keep our stages bright, and you can continue to enjoy great theatre from the comfort of your home.

From New Speak Re-Imagined  – a creative response from artists in lockdown – to some of our favourite productions from the archives, we have a little something for everyone to enjoy. So grab a cuppa, put your feet up and tune in to #LyricTheatreOnline!

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If you’d like to tell us what you thought of the New Speak Re-Imagined episodes or any of our online content, please do drop us a line with your feedback. We’d love to hear from you!

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We have been working with BBC NI, BBC Arts supported by ACNI on a new exciting collaboration – Splendid Isolation: Lockdown Drama,a collection of five minute theatrical pieces exploring life in lockdown.

Filmed on location in accordance with social distancing guidelines over the coming weeks, the pieces will explore the positive and negative aspects of social isolation and lockdown.It is part of a wider national collaboration between BBC Arts, theatres and Arts Councils in each nation in this challenging time for the creative sector.

They will be broadcast on BBC Two Northern Ireland on Thursday 25 June at 10pm and afterwards on the BBC iPlayer. It will also be on BBC Four on Tuesday 30 June at 10.30pm and BBC1 on Wednesday 1 July at 11:20pm.



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