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).
Events at this venue
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The Blue Boy Of Glenmore
Brassneck Theatre Company presents a haunting dark-comedy about the life-long conflict between sibling rivals and the shocking events that unfold when one of them tries to escape their mundane life, directed by Tony Devlin.
In The Window
Nuala McKeever plays four characters in this one-woman show exploring dark themes with compassionate humour, directed by Andrea Montgomery.
Macha Productions presents Jo Egan's dark historical musical, set in Old London, chronicling the arrival of gin in the city and the decadent atmosphere it ignited. Starring John Cronin, Tony Flynn, Frankie McCafferty, Bryan Quinn and Kerri Quinn as Madame Geneva.
Sat 20 May
Marie Jones's satire on religion, family and greed loosely based on Moliere's Tartuffe about an isolated farming community that comes under the spell of the charismatic yet mysterious preacher, Pastor O'Hare.
A Time To Speak
Joan McCready in the dancer, choreographer and Holocaust survivor Helen Lewis's remarkable story of courage and survival in the Nazi Concentration Camps.