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Lyric knife drama performed for women prisoners

10 Oct 2012

  The Lyric Theatre production of knife crime drama The Long Road was performed inside Hydebank Wood prison for an …

And god said let there be light, and light there was

04 Oct 2012

  Christine Collins, a recent graduate of Queen’s University Belfast is a technical intern at the Lyric Theatre. Christine won …

Knife-edge drama in The Long Road

20 Sep 2012

Seven summers ago a teenage boy went to buy sweets one evening in north Belfast and never came home. Thomas …

First Lyric production of Shakespeare on new stage

01 Sep 2012

A formidable cast assembled this week for the start of rehearsals for Macbeth – the first Lyric production of Shakespeare …

New writer-in-residence ‘thrilled’ to be at Lyric

30 Aug 2012

  Critically acclaimed playwright, Abbie Spallen, has just been announced as the Lyric Theatre  Belfast’s new Writer-in-Residence. The Newry-born writer …

Amateur cast at Lyric offer double slice of Shakespeare

22 Aug 2012

A group of amateur actors who seized a unique opportunity to gain professional training from the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) …

When I grow up, I want to be…

20 Aug 2012

University of Ulster graduate, Carly Brownlee is one of two theatre interns working at the Lyric Theatre. The 23-year-old Dance …

Life of a theatre intern

14 Aug 2012

Name: Christine Collins, 21 Occupation: Technical Intern at the Lyric Theatre The past four weeks have possibly been the most …

Lyric offers different ball game for young sportsmen

10 Aug 2012

Three young sportsmen have swapped the rugby pitch and river to tread the boards at the Lyric Theatre in Belfast …