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Sir Kenneth Branagh portrait unveiled at Lyric Theatre

07 Mar 2014

A new portrait of Sir Kenneth Branagh by Bangor artist Colin Davidson has been unveiled at the Lyric. Twenty-five years …

A portrait of the artist as a young man tours to Lyric Belfast

05 Mar 2014

  THE New Theatre proudly presents the Irish National Tour of James Joyce’s A Portrait of the Artist as a …

Lyric receives praise from Test Drive the Arts customers

27 Feb 2014

The Lyric has received high praise from some Test Drive the Arts customers. The initiative takes the concept of taking …

Noir comedy by ‘Tarantino’ of Irish Theatre comes to Lyric Theatre

25 Feb 2014

FROM the writer of the hit films In Bruges and Seven Psychopaths, Decadent Theatre presents Martin McDonagh’s hilarious dark comedy …

Holy hat-trick? The Man Jesus Lyric nominations for theatre awards

21 Feb 2014

Fingers will be crossed and a few prayers said this Sunday(23 February) for the Lyric Theatre at the Irish Times …

Philomena actor at Lyric Belfast delighted with BAFTA

17 Feb 2014

Belfast-based actor Frankie McCafferty toasted the success of box office smash Philomena which won a BAFTA last night for best …

Friel and new comedy fill spring season at the Lyric Theatre Belfast

03 Feb 2014

Spring bursts into life at the Lyric Theatre Belfast with two plays by one of Ireland’s greatest playwrights, Brian Friel …

Lyric Theatre appoints executive producer

29 Jan 2014

Acclaimed director Jimmy Fay has been appointed the new Executive Producer of the Lyric Theatre in Belfast. After an extensive …

Lyric Theatre shortlisted for Four Irish Times Theatre Awards

14 Jan 2014

The Lyric receives four nominations in this year’s Irish Times Theatre Awards The Lyric Theatre Belfast has been nominated for …