Lyric Theatre Belfast has Christmas 2023 all wrapped up with a range of festive treats suitable for everyone. From the sweet delight of the Christmas show for all the family - Hansel and Gretel ( Fri 24 Nov – Sat 6 Jan). To a spooky festive comedyfor the grown-ups - Have Yourself a Scary Little Christmas (Fri 1 Dec – Sat 6 Jan).
Written by ‘Derry Girls’ star and playwright Tara-Lynne O’Neill, everyone is invited to get lost in the brand new telling of the classic tale of Hansel and Gretel. Thisspectacular Christmas adventure full of heart is just the perfect Christmas tradition to enjoy with all the family. Join Hansel, his sister Gretel and a mischievous little mouse called Monty, as they tumble through their story book and into an enchanted forest of technicolour. Together with a host of woodland creatures they will take you on a magical journey to defeat the witch in her sweetie house.
Let your Christmas be merry and mischievous with a spooky festive comedy Have Yourself a Scary Little Christmas. Join Grimes & McKee with an incredible ensemble cast at Darkwood Manor. It’s Christmas Eve at an eerie ancestral estate, and a TV psychic Nancy Nugent is ready to livestream the mysteries lurking within. But what if the ghosts she hunts are too ghastly even for her? Intriguing secrets, elusive guests and a sprinkle of holiday spookiness will keep you glued to your seat.
Why not make Christmas that extra special by giving the gift of a Lyric+ membership or a Lyric Gift Card. The cards can be used for a show of choice, Lyric merchandise or the Lyric Café Bar. Details available on www.lyrictheatre.co.uk.
The Lyric Theatre is supported by Arts Council of Northern Ireland National Lottery funding and Belfast City Council.