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National Encourage a Young Writer Day – Natasha Manganaro

10 Apr 2021

Introducing Natasha Manganaro, participant from the Lyric Theatre and Fighting Words NI project, The Right Twig.  This National Encourage a …

Lyric Theatre announces five talented writers to take part in New Playwrights Programme

31 Mar 2021

We are delighted to announce this year’s recipients of the 2021 New Playwrights Programme, a six-month writing development programme, aimed …


03 Mar 2021

A grand milestone was reached by the company over the weekend – they reached the end of the reading and …

Cameras filming inside Lyric Main stage

Sadie: Seón Simpson Assistant Director Blog #5

03 Mar 2021

We catch up with Assistant Director Seón Simpson in the final stages of Sadie! This week we got the cameras …

Lyric’s Christmas Carols help Goliath

01 Mar 2021

This Christmas we had to do things a little differently.  Instead of welcoming audiences to the theatre we came to …

Interview with our Costume Team

26 Feb 2021

We chatted to our amazing costume team to chat about being back in the building, their designs for Sadie and …

Exciting News from Theatres Trust & Wolfson Foundation

25 Feb 2021

Lyric Theatre receives vital funding to improve the theatre’s environmental sustainability   The Lyric Theatre is delighted to announce that …

All about former Artist-in-Residence, David Ireland

24 Feb 2021

We can’t wait to present the international premiere of Sadie, a searing new play from former Artist-in-Residence, David Ireland. Before …

Sadie: Seón Simpson Assistant Director Blog #5

24 Feb 2021

Seón Simpson tells us all about tech week for #Sadie! This week was my first full scale tech in almost …