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Pentecost: Ghosts, conflict and tension inside and out

22 Aug 2014

Stewart Parker’s masterpiece, Pentecost, is being resurrected by the Lyric Theatre this September on the 40th anniversary of the momentous Ulster Workers …

Bounce Arts Festival at the Lyric Theatre

12 Aug 2014

A verbal percussion performance orchestrated by the multi-talented Dave ‘Stickman’ Higgins will signal the start of Bounce! Arts Festival Weekender …

Pentecost cast take part in WW1 poetry reading in Waterstones

11 Aug 2014

As rehearsals are set to get underway for Stewart Parker’s masterpiece Pentecost at the Lyric Theatre, two of the cast …

Tributes paid to veteran Lyric stalwart

11 Aug 2014

  Tributes have been paid to veteran Belfast actor and Lyric Theatre stalwart, JJ Murphy who has died suddenly at …

Play with attitude – Punk Rock

30 Jul 2014

Assistant director on Punk Rock, Patsy Hughes writes about the third week of rehearsals where an energy and attitude to …

Gay Byrne – Live at the Lyric

28 Jul 2014

The Lyric Theatre is proud to host Ireland’s legendary broadcaster Mr Gay Byrne, as he reminisces about his life and …

Punk Rock ‘Homecoming’ for Curious Incident Playwright

09 Jul 2014

From the acclaimed playwright who adapted the best-seller The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time for the stage …

Electrifying start to rehearsals of Punk Rock

08 Jul 2014

There might have been a nip in the air this morning in Belfast, but things were certainly heating up in …

Lyric wins most welcoming venue award

03 Jul 2014

The Lyric Theatre Belfast has been voted the ‘Most Welcoming Venue’ by participants of Audiences Northern Ireland’s ‘Hitchhikers Guide to …