Summer at the Lyric Theatre

20130604-084504.jpgCan’t Forget About You
Date/Time: Until 16 June; Tues to Sat 8pm; Sun 7pm; Sat matinee 3pm
Venue: Lyric Theatre, Naughton Studio
Description: World premiere of David Ireland’s romantic comedy about a young Belfast man falling in love with a much older woman. Directed by Conleth Hill.
Cost: £11 – £16
Contact: www.lyrictheatre.co.uk or Lyric box office on 028 9038 1081

Weddins, Weeins and Wakes
Date/Time: 9 June – 7 July; Tues to Sat 7.45pm; weekend matinees 2.30pm
Venue: Lyric Theatre, Danske Bank Stage
Description: Return of Marie Jones’ hugely popular comedy about the circle of life in an East Belfast home where it is most definitely survival of the fittest.
Cost: £15 – £24.50
Contact: www.lyrictheatre.co.uk or Lyric box office on 028 9038 1081

The Play of the Book
Date/Time: 16 June; 8pm
Venue: Lyric Theatre, Danske Bank Stage
Description: As part of Belfast Book Festival The Play of the Book is a theatrical essay, written by and starring author Ian Sansom, produced in association with Wireless Mystery Theatre.
Cost: £10/£7
Contact: www.lyrictheatre.co.uk or Lyric box office on 028 9038 1081

Piaf
Date/Time: 20 – 22 June; 8pm; Sat matinee 3pm
Venue: Lyric Theatre, Naughton Studio
Description: A powerful musical homage to one of France’s most endearing icons, celebrating some of her best known songs, threaded with Edith Piaf’s story. Written and performed by Christine Bovill.
Cost: £15/£12
Contact: www.lyrictheatre.co.uk or Lyric box office on 028 9038 1081

City Conversations
Date/Time: Sat 6 July; 5.30pm
Venue: Lyric Theatre, Naughton Studio
Description: Playwright and actress Marie Jones discusses the influence the city of Belfast has had on her career in the last in the series of City Conversations to mark Belfast’s 400th anniversary. Marie will be interviewed by actor/writer Dan Gordon.
Cost: £7.50/£5 concession
Contact: www.lyrictheatre.co.uk or Lyric box office on 028 9038 1081

Tuesdays with Morrie
Date/Time: 22 – 28 July; Tues to Sun 7.45pm; Sat matinee 2.30pm
Venue: Lyric Theatre, Dankse Bank Stage
Description: Uplifting play based on the true story of American sports writer, Mitch Albom’s time with his former college professor before he dies. Based on best-selling memoir.
Cost: £15 – £22.50
Contact: www.lyrictheatre.co.uk or Lyric box office on 028 9038 1081

Room on the Broom
Date/Time: 30 July – 4 Aug; Tues 2pm; Wed – Sun 11am & 2pm
Venue: Lyric Theatre, Dankse Bank Stage
Description: A spellbinding adventure from the creators of The Gruffalo comes to the Lyric direct from smash-hit West End season. A magical musical for children aged 3+
Cost: £11
Contact: www.lyrictheatre.co.uk or Lyric box office on 028 9038 1081

20130604-084457.jpgSummer participation programme
Date/Time: 1 July – 3 Aug
Venue: Lyric Theatre
Description: Series of drama and design workshops for young people including musical theatre.
Cost: £120 per week course
Contact: www.lyrictheatre.co.uk or Lyric box office on 028 9038 1081

Stage Combat course
Date/Time: 22 – 27 July
Venue: Brian Friel Theatre, Queens University
Description: Joint course between Lyric Theatre Creative Learning and QUB to learn stage fight techniques. Suitable for ages 18+
Cost: £160
Contact: www.lyrictheatre.co.uk or Lyric box office on 028 9038 1081

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