- Box office 028 9038 1081
- Opening times Daily 10am–5pm, if there is a production running the building stayd open up to one hour after the show finishes.
- Website www.lyrictheatre.co.uk
The Lyric Theartre is the only full-time producing theatre in Northern Ireland and has premiered the works of playwrights including Stewart Parker, Martin Lynch, Marie Jones and Christina Reid. As well as theatre productions they also host a creative learning programme for adults, children, amateurs and professionals.
The theatre is a 30 minute walk (2.5km) from Belfast city centre and there are bike racks available at the front of the building. Parking is available along the Stranmillis Embankment, the closest bus stop is 200m from the theatre at the junction of the Stranmillis Road and Ridgeway Street and the nearest railway station is Botanic Avenue, 0.9 miles away (17min walk).
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Sole Purpose Productions presents a drama exploring issues around depression and suicide in young people and bringing into focus the dynamics of a family struggling with loss.
The popular folk pop chanteuse, known for her work with Fairground Attraction and often called upon to add her voice to other people's records tours her latest album Vagabond.
- Directed by: Mark Babych
- Written by: Willy Russell
Willy Russell's multi-award-winning comedy about the Liverpudlian hairdresser with a thirst for knowledge who embarks on an Open University degree. With Michael James Ford as Frank and Kerri Quinn as Rita.
Sat 4 Feb
Jake O'Kane: Old Enough To Know Better
The celebrated Irish stand-up, who has appeared several times on The Blame Game, presents his latest material. Support comes from Terry McHugh.
Discover the life, love and poetry of an oft-forgotten Irish hero in a new play by Stewart Parker Award-winning playwright, Gerard Humphreys.
- Written by: John B Keane
Mary McEvoy and Jon Kenny star in John B Keane's comedy drama exploring rural loneliness and the search for love late in life.
Cahoots NI, in association with the Lyric Theatre, presents Charles Way's family drama set at the end of the Second World War. Based on the moving true story of a Holocaust survivor, Nivelli's War is told through a blend of theatre, magic, illusion and original music.
Sat 4 Mar
The Nualas: All Spanxed Up!
Satirical songs and sketches based on glamorous girl bands, presented by the popular three-piece team - also known as Susan Collins, Anne Gildea and Tara Flynn.
Powder Her Face
Thomas Ades' opera charting the rise and fall of Margaret, Duchess Of Argyll.
Room On The Broom: Tall Stories
An adaptation of the book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler about a witch and her cat.
Wed 22 Mar
Thu 23 Mar
Fri 24 Mar
CoEtc Productions presents Clare McMahon and Siobhan Kelly playing the canon of Shakespeare's greatest heroines.