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Award-winning director returns to Lyric

07 Aug 2012

Conall Morrison who won Best Director at the Irish Times Theatre Awards earlier this year for the Lyric Theatre’s acclaimed …

Youth company rehearse Oedipus the King

03 Aug 2012

  Desmond Eastwood, from Lisburn, Co Antrim is one of 11 teenagers taking part in the Lyric Summer School’s production …

Rainbows over the RSC

23 Jul 2012

  Setting off from Belfast on Friday 13th July could perhaps be seen as a bad omen but that wasn’t …

Lyric versus Olympic stadium in battle for Stirling prize

22 Jul 2012

As the greatest show on earth gets underway this week in London, the Lyric Theatre in Belfast has just been …

WANTED: one Olympic torch for molly wobbly

11 Jul 2012

Requests at the Lyric are wide-ranging from publicity to props but never dull. This week our props team are appealing …

Et tu, “Billy”? Belfast Shakespeare play goes to Stratford

10 Jul 2012

Budding young amateur actors from Belfast have been given an opportunity most professional actors would kill for – the chance …

New photo exhibition reveals rich legacy of Lyric

04 Jul 2012

Take a trip down memory lane or spot your favourite Lyric production among a new exhibition of photographs – many …

Lyric Theatre stages historic handshake

28 Jun 2012

In a history stretching back more than five decades, the Lyric Theatre Belfast has staged many dramas. But yesterday an …

Award number 16 for Lyric

22 Jun 2012

The Lyric Theatre Belfast has won two further awards for architectural excellence bringing the total tally of trophies in its …