Photo by: Peter Brown 2017
Artistic director: Sean Holmes
Executive Director: Jessica Hepburn
Main House - seats 550
Studio - seats 120
London W6 0QL
Hammersmith and Fulham
Hammersmith (Hammersmith & City)
H91, 27, 190, 266, 267, 391
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.
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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.
Tpouch tours and audio described performances available - contact theatre for schedule.
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.
A hijacked plane is heading towards a football stadium. Ignoring orders to the contrary, a fighter pilot shoots the plane down killing 164 people to save 70,000. Put on trial and charged with murder, the fate of the pilot is in the audience’s hands.Previews from:
Wednesday 14 June 2017Closes:
Saturday 15 July 2017
Roald Dahl's Fantastic Mr Fox
Boggis, Bunce and Bean, three greedy, smelly, horrid farmers hate the cunning Mr Fox. Mr Fox is smart, clever and rather fantastic, but he doesn’t realise how determined the farmers are to get revenge.Previews from:
Wednesday 26 July 2017Closes:
Sunday 20 August 2017
Unrequited love. Creative jealousy. Guns. Vodka and Art. Examines the transcendence and destructiveness of love. The burning need to create Art and how harshly that need can be crushed permeates throughout the play.Previews from:
Tuesday 3 October 2017Closes:
Saturday 4 November 2017
Capturing the spirit of the book, and with an exciting set featuring lots of windows to climb through, Burglar Bill and Burglar Betty tell this much loved story with the help of puppets, music, song and dance.Previews from:
Tuesday 24 October 2017Closes:
Saturday 28 October 2017
Jack and the Beanstalk
Plenty of magic beans, a huge loveable cow, an enormous beanstalk, a gigantic giant and a massive adventure. Gets the full Lyric treatment with some crazy characters, live music, dancing, singing and loads of laughs.Previews from:
Saturday 18 November 2017Closes:
Saturday 6 January 2018
Raymond Briggs' Father Christmas
Join Father Christmas as he gets ready for his busiest day of the year, Christmas Eve. Watch as he prepares his Christmas deliveries, feeds his reindeer and finally takes flight into the snowy night.Previews from:
Thursday 23 November 2017Closes:
Sunday 24 December 2017
Things I Know To Be True
Parents Bob and Fran have worked their fingers to the bone and with their four children grown and ready to fly the nest it might be time to relax and enjoy the roses. But the changing seasons bring home some shattering truths.Previews from:
Thursday 11 January 2018Closes:
Saturday 3 February 2018