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The seafarer nominated for three awards

09 May 2013

The Lyric and Perth Theatre’s joint production of The Seafarer has been shortlisted in three categories at the annual Critics’ …

Lyric ‘connects’ young people at bank holiday weekend of festival of drama

03 May 2013

Almost 200 young actors from across Ireland and Scotland will take part in a major festival of youth drama at …

Original Billy cast reunite at opening night of Love, Billy

02 May 2013

Veteran Belfast actor Jimmy Ellis was the star attraction off-stage at the World Premiere of Love, Billy at the Lyric …

May Day, May Day – Lyric turns two!

01 May 2013

On its second birthday, the landmark Lyric Theatre can reveal it has welcomed nearly 260,000 visitors through its doors since …

New ‘rom-com’ promises an unforgettable night

23 Apr 2013

Two of Northern Ireland’s hottest theatrical talents have come together to stage a new “laugh-out-loud” romantic comedy at the Lyric …

Belfast’s most famous family gets set to light up Lyric stage

19 Apr 2013

Just like the famous character he created, the playwright Graham Reid has returned home to Belfast from England as rehearsals …

Not one, but two extraordinary one-man plays at the Lyric

28 Mar 2013

As Easter approaches the Lyric offers a feast of theatrical talent with a double helping of two very different one-man …

Simon Callow prepares for the Man Jesus premiere

26 Mar 2013

Famous for his Royal Shakespeare performances and the hit film Four Weddings and a Funeral, Simon Callow takes on the …

Lyric students stage play of power of drama

15 Mar 2013

What could be a more appropriate end-of-course production for the Lyric Drama Studio’s 12 aspiring young actors than a play …