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Gulliver’s Travels

11 Jul 2017

YMT returns with critically-acclaimed musical Gulliver’s Travels, 28-30 July. Featuring original compositions by Duke Special and writing by stand-up comedian Andrew Doyle; the music was specially commissioned for the live staged production preceding a year-long artistic residency at Lyric Theatre …

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Here We Lie – New Play Explores the World of Lies

16 Jun 2017

She was going to tell the truth… eventually, but when the lie fuelled the village gossip and morphed into an …

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Northern Irish Musicians at the Lyric

04 Jan 2017

December 2016 saw the Lyric Theatre collaborating with three of Northern Ireland’s finest musicians, Duke Special, Peter J McCauley and Ursula …

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A Special New Year’s Eve Performance…

23 Dec 2016

This New Year’s Eve we’re delighted to be hosting a very special performance of our Christmas comedy ‘Nativity… What the …

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Curious Doings in New York

26 Aug 2016

Curious Doings, Northern Ireland’s new exciting theatre company, comes to the Lyric this September with ‘The Things People Say’ – a devised …

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Memories of Mary O’Malley – Pat Talbot

09 Aug 2016

With ‘God Bless the Child’  entertaining audiences at the Lyric Theatre for a second year running, we caught up with …

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Vote for the Lyric! UK’s Most Welcoming Theatre, 2016

09 Aug 2016

Following the Lyric Theatre’s success at last year’s awards, ‘My Theatre Matters! Most Welcoming Theatre Award in association with Smooth Radio’ returns …



28 Jul 2016

Conor McPherson and PJ Harvey in exciting new collaboration at the Lyric  The award-winning writer of The Weir & The Night …

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The Two Gentlemen of Verona at the Lyric

27 Jul 2016

Bringing new perspective to an old tale, Michael Corbridge, of the Royal Shakespeare Company, and the Lyric’s fantastic Creative Learning …