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Brendan at the Chelsea receives critical acclaim off-Broadway

24 Sep 2013

The Lyric Theatre’s production Brendan at the Chelsea has been described as “a must” by the prestigious New York Times …

Free tea or coffee at musical matinees

18 Sep 2013

The cast of Pride and Prejudice hosted a Jane Austen-style tea party at the Lyric Theatre. The Lyric’s Café bar …

Looking ahead after two dramatic years…

16 Sep 2013

Chief Executive Ciaran McAuley looks back at activities from the first two years of operation in the new building following …

Belfast and Broadway – Lyric opens two shows either side of the Atlantic simultaneously

05 Sep 2013

Two shows, two continents, one night – the Lyric Theatre is putting Northern Ireland theatre on the map by opening …

“The poet is on the side of undeceiving the world”. Seamus Heaney

02 Sep 2013

  Bob Collins, Chairman of the Arts Council of Northern Ireland was one of 10 literary figures who paid tribute …

Celebration of Lyric friend and nobel laureate Seamus Heaney

30 Aug 2013

Friends and staff of the Lyric Theatre in Belfast were deeply saddened to learn of Seamus Heaney’s death today and …

Lyric Artistic director bows out after five years in post

29 Aug 2013

The Lyric Theatre’s Artistic Director, Richard Croxford, is to leave the theatre in December after five years in the job. …

Brendan at the Chelsea cast leave in style for Broadway

28 Aug 2013

The cast of comedy drama Brendan At The Chelsea which embarks on a tour off-Broadway were given a warm New …

Lyric and queen’s collaborate on unique youth theatre project

16 Aug 2013

A group of teenagers interested in a career in theatre have been given a unique opportunity as the Lyric Theatre …