Lyric Hammersmith

Lyric Hammersmith

Photo by: Peter Brown 2017

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Artistic director: Rachel O'Riordan
Executive Director: Sian Alexander


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

Faustus: That Damned Woman

Award-winning playwright Chris Bush reimagines the Faust myth to explore what we must sacrifice to achieve greatness, and the legacy that we leave behind.

Previews from: Wednesday 22 January 2020

Closes: Saturday 22 February 2020

Star in the Jar

When a little boy stumbles across a special star, he puts it in a jar and takes it on adventures. But the poor star misses its home … Can the little boy and his big sister find a way to send the star safely back?

Previews from: Tuesday 18 February 2020

Closes: Saturday 22 February 2020

Upcoming shows

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

Chloe and the Colour Catcher

Chloe lives in a world with only one colour, a world that is completely grey. But at night, when she's wrapped up tight, her dreams are colourful and bright.

Previews from: Tuesday 7 April 2020

Closes: Saturday 11 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


Mr. Sea and Mr. Sand are very different. And now they are stuck on the same part of the beach together. Both wanting to enjoy it in their own way. But can they learn to share?

Previews from: Saturday 25 April 2020

Closes: Saturday 25 April 2020

Amici’s One World: Wealth of the Common People

Amici Dance Theatre Company celebrate their 40th anniversary with a full-company production which tells the personal and sometimes harrowing stories of a few of the estimated 65 million people displaced in the world today.

Previews from: Wednesday 20 May 2020

Closes: Saturday 23 May 2020

The Elves and the Shoemaker

Sam Lacey makes shoes that are out of this world. His imagination is huge but his shoe-making business is a disaster! Why would anyone buy a pair of Banana Skin slippers?!

Previews from: Tuesday 26 May 2020

Closes: Saturday 30 May 2020

Lyric Ensemble Show 2020

The newly announced Lyric Ensemble, a group of 15 emerging actors aged between 18 and 25 years old, will present a new play to mark the culmination of eight month's industry training.

Previews from: Wednesday 24 June 2020

Closes: Saturday 4 July 2020


Olivier Award-Winner Giles Terera (Hamilton) leads the cast of Sammy, the major new musical based on the life and career of legendary entertainer Sammy Davis Jr.

Previews from: Tuesday 28 July 2020

Closes: Saturday 19 September 2020

Aladdin 2020

Join Aladdin, the Genie and their friends and go on a magical carpet ride where all of your festive wishes shall be granted.

Previews from: Saturday 14 November 2020

Closes: Sunday 3 January 2021

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