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Jennifer Johnston encourages young people to theatre

23 Apr 2014

Award-winning novelist Jennifer Johnston has urged more young people to attend the theatre describing it as “an amazing experience” that …

Quietly by Owen McCafferty opens in Belfast during historic week

08 Apr 2014

In an historic week marking the first state visit by an Irish head of state to Britain, Owen McCafferty’s play …

Quietly at the Lyric set to fuel debate on the past

02 Apr 2014

A series of post-show talks at the Lyric Theatre next week are set to fuel debate on the topical issues …

Reach for the stars at Lyric Drama studio

01 Apr 2014

My name is Conor Pelan. I am a 21-year-old trainee actor and currently studying a Level 5 HND in Performing …

Drama students to follow success of recent Lyric graduates

27 Mar 2014

A total of 12 young people from the Lyric Drama Studio, have won places at prestigious drama schools across the …

Owen McCafferty’s award-winning new play quietly at the Lyric

20 Mar 2014

  Belfast playwright Owen McCafferty’s powerful play about truth and reconciliation wowed critics when it toured to the Edinburgh Festival …

Monica Loughman brings first ballet to the Lyric

18 Mar 2014

The Monica Loughman Ballet Company brings one of the greatest of all romantic ballets, Giselle to the Lyric Theatre, Belfast …

Feast of literature at Lyric Theatre with adaptations of three novels

13 Mar 2014

Literary lovers and theatre-goers are in for a treat this Spring as three international best-selling novels come to the Danske …

Memories of Jimmy Ellis at Lyric

10 Mar 2014

The late, great Jimmy Ellis has been described as courageous, a “trailblazer” and above all an inspiration to Northern Ireland …