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The November Listings For the Lyric Theatre

The Three Tenors Sunday 5 November  Start  – 5 Nov 2017: 7.45pm Short description – RTE award-winners Dominic, Shane, and Derek promise a magical night to remember as they perform an exciting Celtic flavoured programme, with uplifting songs made famous by world superstars including Sinatra (My Way), The Dubliners (Wild Rover)…

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Lyric Offers £10 Front Seats For McCafferty’s Fire Below Play

Fire Below, A War Of Words Tickets | £10 – £18 15% Discount | Before Midnight Aug 23 Weekend Front Row Tickets £10 | Before Midnight Aug 23. What happens to reconciliation when there is no one specific act of violence to reconcile? Fire Below : A War of Words, is…

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The Frenzy Of Sweeney At The Lyric 29-31 July

After last year’s sell-out production of Gulliver’s Travels, YMT returns to the Lyric Theatre Belfast with the extraordinary history of one of Ireland’s most famous warrior kings. A vivid musical adventure, Mad Sweeney undergoes a series of purgatorial adventures after he is cursed by a saint and turned into a…

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Female Entrepreneurs Make Colossal Contribution To Commerce Says Pengelly And McCann

Junior Ministers Emma Pengelly and Jennifer McCann today addressed an event to mark Women’s Entrepreneurship Day at the Lyric Theatre in Belfast. The Breakfast was hosted by the Centre for Democracy and Peace Building and Ulster Bank and included students embarking on the working world, those starting up a business,…

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Vernon God Little Is A Top Show At Lyric Not To Be Missed

VERNON GOD LITTLE Produced by Decadent Theatre Company. 03 – 08 November Tickets £10.00- £26.50 Dates & Times 03 – 08 November Tue – Fri – 7:45pm. Sat – 2:30PM / 7:45pm. Sun – 1:30pm. Vernon Little lives in a flea-bitten Texan town, “the barbeque sauce capital of the state”,…

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Lyric Theatre Listings From October To December

 The Night Alive Date(s): Tuesday 6th October – Saturday 31st October 2015 Times: Tuesday – Saturday 7.45pm
 Saturday & Sunday Matinees 2.30pm Location: Danske Bank Stage, Lyric Theatre Belfast Description: The Lyric Theatre and Dublin Theatre Festival presents The Night Alive
Written and Directed by Olivier Award Winning Conor McPherson
. Starring Adrian…

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New Voice For Northern Ireland Theatre Launches In Lyric

TheatreNI, a new organisation to support and develop theatre and performing arts in Northern Ireland, is to be launched in the Lyric Theatre, Belfast on Wednesday 7 October 2015. The new organisation is the result of a merger between the Northern Ireland Theatre Association and the Ulster Association of Youth…

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September Listings For Lyric Theatre

Dancing at Lughnasa Date(s): 26 August 2015 – 27 September 2015 Times: Tuesday – Saturday 7.45pm Saturday & Sunday matinees 2.30pm Thursday matinees on September 3, 10, 17 and 24 at 1.00pm
BSL Signed Performance – Sat 05 Sept at 7.45pm
Captioned – Tue 22 Sept at 7.45pm 
Audio Described  – Thu 24…

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Joyriders Coming To The Lyric

 JOYRIDERS BY CHRISTINA REID Belfast 1986. Four teenagers and a social worker are watching a production of ‘The Shadow of a Gunman‘ at a theatre in the south of the city. The following morning, they’re back at their Youth Training Programme, near their homes in the Divis Flats. Set over…

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Shadow of a Gunman Now Showing At The Lyric

The Shadow of a Gunman by Sean O’Casey.  “…what danger can there be in being the shadow of a gunman?” In Sean O’Casey’s vibrant and poignant classic comedy, Donal Davoren wrestles with his poetry as he struggles to find peace in a crowded Dublin tenement. Outside, Ireland descends into a…

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The Shadow of a Gunman Coming To The Lyric Theatre

The Shadow of a Gunman … what danger can there be in being the shadow of a gunman? In Sean O’Casey’s vibrant and poignant classic comedy, Donal Davoren wrestles with his poetry as he struggles to find peace in a crowded Dublin tenement. Outside, Ireland descends into a vicious guerrilla…

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Lyric Theatre Listings For October To January 2015

Lyric Theatre Listings For October To January 2015 Two Sore Legs Date/Time: 28 – 30 Oct; 7.45pm Venue: Lyric Theatre, Naughton Studio Description: Green Shoot Productions presents Brenda Murphy’s autobiographical play based on the experiences of her mother, who had six children by a married man who lived nearby with…

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Lyric Theatre Listings For October

Lyric Theatre Listings For October Title: Pentecost Date/Time: UNTIL 18 OCT; Tues-Sat 7.45pm, Sat & Sun 2.30pm Venue: Lyric Theatre, Danske Bank Stage Description: Stewart Parker’s masterpiece tells the story of the inter-twined lives of a group of people thrown together during the Ulster Workers’ Strike which marks its 40th…

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Lyric Theatre Listings For September and October 2014

Title: Pentecost Date/Time: 24 Sept – 18 Oct (previews 20, 21 & 23 Sept); Tues-Sat 7.45pm, Sat & Sun 2.30pm Venue: Lyric Theatre, Danske Bank Stage. Description: Stewart Parker’s masterpiece tells the story of the inter-twined lives of a group of people thrown together during the Ulster Workers’ Strike which…

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Pentecost Cast Take Part On WW1 Poetry Reading At Waterstones

As rehearsals are set to get underway for Stewart Parker’s masterpiece Pentecost at the Lyric Theatre, two of the cast are taking part in an evening of war poetry to commemorate the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War. Actors Roisin Gallagher from Belfast and Paul Mallon, originally…

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