Lyric Hammersmith

Lyric Hammersmith

Photo by: Peter Brown 2017

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Artistic director: Sean Holmes
Executive Director: Jessica Hepburn


Main House - seats 550
Studio - seats 120


Box office: 020 8741 6850


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Kings Mall
King St
Lyric Square
London W6 0QL

Council: Hammersmith and Fulham

Region: London

Location map for Lyric Hammersmith


Hammersmith (Hammersmith & City)




King's Mall

Day no:
H91, 27, 190, 266, 267, 391

Night no:
N9, N11

Access information


Assistance dogs are welcome in the building and can either accompany their owners into the auditorium or can be looked after by one of our ushers.

You will find more information on the theatre website access page.

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Wheelchair access

The Lyric is fully equipped with lifts to the Main House and Studio and rwo disabled toilets. The Main House and Studio have level access from the main foyer and wheelchair seating spaces.

Visual assistance

Tpouch tours and audio described performances available - contact theatre for schedule.

Hearing assistance

Open Captioned available for certain performances. Both theatres have a Sennheiser infra-red audio enhancement system. You can collect a headset from the shop in the main foyer. If you'd like to use the Sennheiser system tell the Visitor Services team when you book your tickets so they can advise you on the seats that have the best reception.

Current shows


Andy, an ailing, foul-mouthed patriarch, is desperate for reconciliation with his two estranged sons. Haunted by the ghostly presence of his dead daughter Bridget and the very real presence of his irascible wife Bel.

Previews from: Wednesday 21 August 2019

Closes: Saturday 24 August 2019

Upcoming shows

A Doll's House

Tanika Gupta reimagines Ibsen's classic play of gender politics through the lens of British colonialism, offering a bold, female perspective exploring themes of ownership and race.

Previews from: Friday 6 September 2019

Closes: Saturday 5 October 2019


This psychological thriller asks who we are when we're forced to confront our deepest fears. David Greig adapts Stanislaw Lem's cult science fiction novel for the stage.

Previews from: Thursday 10 October 2019

Closes: Saturday 2 November 2019

Lost and Found

Based on the bestselling picture book from Oliver Jeffers, this funny, heart-warming tale of adventure, bravery and friendship is perfect for grown-ups to enjoy with their own little penguins.

Previews from: Tuesday 22 October 2019

Closes: Saturday 26 October 2019


Those ugly step-sisters will have Cinders cleaning all year in preparation, so come along and help her scrub up for a well-deserved date with Prince Charming.

Previews from: Saturday 16 November 2019

Closes: Sunday 5 January 2020

Raymond Briggs' Father Christmas

Join Santa as he awakes from a dream of sun, sea and sand only to find it is the busiest day of the year: Christmas Eve.

Previews from: Wednesday 20 November 2019

Closes: Sunday 29 December 2019

Love, Love, Love

A family go to war over personal politics in Mike Bartlett's funny and scathing look at the opposing values of two very different generations. Rachel O'Riordan directs a major revival of this award-winning play that feels more relevant than ever.

Previews from: Thursday 5 March 2020

Closes: Saturday 4 April 2020

Antigone - The Burial at Thebes

This epic tale of humanity versus leadership centres on a young woman with the courage to defend her beliefs - whatever the cost.

Previews from: Saturday 18 April 2020

Closes: Saturday 16 May 2020

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