What's been on
21 Mar 2020Magdalena and the Mystical BirdsNew band launch
17 Mar 2020The Hero LightA powerful rendition of an old Irish epic for St Patrick's Day
7 Mar 2020RATThe Pied Piper of Hamelin reimagined through live music and shadow puppetry
5 Mar 2020LadykillerA (gruesome) quintessential, jet-black comedy for the age of the gig economy
24 Feb 2020Scratch & Spit: Dry SeasonAt 38, Kat thought she was still far too young to think about menopause; her body had other ideas...
21 Feb 2020Who Am IAn interdisciplinary performance about identity, notions of home, migration and memory
18 Feb 2020The Ark and DoveIt's 1633. Mary Jennings, a servant woman, travels from the Isle of Wight across the ocean, risking everything...
8 Feb 2020The Latest Show *SOLD OUT!*A new show from the anarchic and defiantly different duo
27 Jan 2020Scratch (no Spit!)A full length, scratch-only version of Scratch & Spit - to give more time for your work in progress!
22 Jan 2020Chasing Cow - launch at the LyricBridport's brand new filmmaking collective introduce their work
19 Jan 2020NICEThe inimitable Matthew Robins returns, with a brand new, very NICE, show...
19 Jan to 8 Mar 2020Peoples Puppet ProjectSerious Fun for Playful People
13 Jan to 10 Feb 2020Puppet Club Jan/Feb 2020* FULLY BOOKED! *
15 Dec 2019Under the Frozen MoonA heartwarming winter tale of ice, dragons and great big hugs!
8 Dec 2019Winter FestThree storytellers and two musicians come together for a festive celebration of story, music and song
16 Nov 2019Friendly Ever AfterFriendship is sealed by laughing together, but sometimes it's a bumpy ride...
16 Nov 2019Clowning MasterclassAn exploration of clowning and pre-expressive movement techniques
15 Nov 2019Blooming OutA celebration of being a woman
2 Nov 2019The Time MachineAward-winning makers of 'The Cockatrice' are back with a brand new family show!
28 Oct 2019Scratch & Spit: Door-to-Door PoetryWhat would happen if you knocked on a stranger's door and offered to write them a poem?
24 Oct 2019Story Cafe: Branwen"A whole world of marvel, mystery and humour is evoked through story and song”
20 Oct 2019Frankenstein for KidsA hilarious fusion of silliness, unscientific storytelling and monstrous balloon puppetry
13 Oct 2019Natalie Inside OutA unique collaboration between world-class hand-balancer and digital artist
9 Oct 2019Glover Not a FighterFresh from the Fringe, Tom's first full length show comes to town
5 Oct 2019A Double Bill of DesperatenessA very special double bill by the inimitable Desperate Men
5 Oct 2019MASTERCLASS: making street theatreJoin Jon & Richard from Desperate Men
23 Sep to 21 Oct 2019Puppet Club for autumn 2019Puppet Club returns for the new term!
8 Sep 2019Requiem for the HattersA very special hat themed evening for Bridport
28 Aug 2019Scratch & Spit: Panda-moniumOur open mic night this month is headlined by a panda harmonium duo, the likes of which you've never seen before!!
27 Aug to 24 Nov 2020Laughs at the LyricOur new-material monthly comedy night, with your hosts Tom and Niki
13 Aug to 22 Aug 2019Summer WorkshopsHolly Miller is running four fun creative workshops this summer for ages 8+
30 Jul 2019Laughs at the LyricCANCELLED - WITH APOLOGIES
22 Jul 2019Into the MarvellousStorytelling with mythologist Martin Shaw
19 Jul 2019Silhouette in the SunsetA daytime and evening event
12 Jul 2019Theresa Mays Farewell TourBridport's first drag night!
9 Jul 2019South West Coast LaughRichard is walking the SW Coast Path, bringing laughter with him to fundraise for the RNLI along the way.
28 Jun 2019She SpeaksA magical realist testimonial of a young woman who has rebuilt herself
25 Jun 2019Laughs at the LyricThe funniest Tuesday night out in Bridport!
24 Jun 2019Scratch & Spit: My Cloth-Eared HeartMelanie Branton presents her solo show, after a series of scratch slots from YOU, the creative community!
16 Jun 2019Edinburgh Comedy PreviewThese two comedians bring Bridport some pre-Edinburgh laughter!
9 Jun 2019The Library of Lost MemoriesAn inventive, poignant and entertaining show exploring the nature of memory
28 May 2019Laughs at the LyricThe funniest Tuesday night out in Bridport!
22 May 2019The Green Road This is a story of time shifts, bold rescues, accordion music and fairies...
8 May 2019N:DlessA hilarious coming of middle age music documentary for the stage
30 Apr 2019Laughs at the LyricA top night of up and coming comedians and new material
29 Apr 2019One Foot in the RaveThe second in our Scratch & Spit nights - come and try the open mic, followed by a headline show
24 Apr 2019AftermirthDaytime Comedy Club for Parents
11 Apr 2019Utopia: Under ConstructionYou’re invited to the construction site of a new Utopia...
9 Apr to 16 Apr 20193 x Easter Puppet WorkshopsGet creative this Easter in one of these workshops led by our resident professional puppet maker
26 Mar 2019Laughs at the LyricCome and join us for a night of new material comedy!
16 Mar 2019In the Deep Heart's CoreSTORY CAFE: A mystic cabaret from the works of W.B. Yeats
9 Mar 2019Hula Hoop & Juggling WorkshopLearn the tricks from professional circus artistes!
8 Mar to 9 Mar 2019Outer CircleFabulously sordid contemporary circus - from Berlin to Bridport!
4 Mar to 1 Apr 2019Puppet Club Spring 2019Roll up, roll up, for the next term of Puppet Club!
26 Feb 2019Laughs at the LyricBridport's funniest night out!
25 Feb 2019Scratch and Spit: SpillageOur brand new, bi-monthly night, showcasing open-mic works in progress, followed by a headline show!
10 Feb 2019Big Berg"A wonderfully silly and genuinely funny one woman show"
29 Jan 2019Laughs at the LyricJoin us for a free entry night of laughter!
26 Jan 2019Triple BillBournemouth graduates perform an exhilarating triple bill
20 Jan 2019Dominic Kelly in The Big BlindStory Cafe begins life at The Lyric in this gripping performance
14 Jan to 11 Feb 2019Puppet Club for January 2019Puppet Club returns to start the new year off with a creative bang!
14 Dec 2018Can-Can WorkshopVictoria returns with another fabulous dance taster class - this time it's can can, ooh la la!!
13 Dec 2018Tori Reed album launchA double whammy: Tori's new album launch as a fundraiser for the Lyric's front windows!
9 Dec 2018Shadow puppet workshopFind out how to make shadow puppets, from the maker of Flyboy and friends!
8 Dec to 9 Dec 2018The Matthew Robins Show - Christmas Special!The perfect alternative Christmas show, with Flyboy, Mothboy, Evaporina and friends!
2 Dec 2018Steamboat BillCome and see Buster Keaton’s Steamboat Bill Jr. with a fantastic live original soundtrack performed by The Arranz Ensemble!
25 Nov 2018Her SongA celebration of women's spoken and sung voices - pathos, humour and joy
20 Nov 2018Laughs at the LyricTom & Niki's brand new comedy club at the Lyric
17 Nov 2018Women’s Clowning Workshop CANCELLED - WITH APOLOGIES
15 Nov to 16 Nov 2018Blooming OutCANCELLED - WITH APOLOGIES
12 Nov to 14 Nov 2018BridLit Fringe eventsThe first BridLit Fringe festival brings three of its events to the Lyric
10 Nov 2018BridLit KidsBridLit Kids returns to the Lyric with two fabulous authors
5 Nov to 3 Dec 2018Puppet Club autumn - part 2!Another course of Puppet Club - hurrah!
1 Nov 2018I Used to Hear FootstepsA chilling evening's storytelling for Halloween
11 Oct 2018Workshop: How to Start the Devising ProcessThe Clarks delve into the process of creating - come and learn from the professionals.
10 Oct to 11 Oct 2018(F.E.A.R.)A one-man show about constructed fear that asks if the world wants us to feel safe
4 Oct 2018Coffee TastingA tasty fundraiser for the new windows organised and hosted by BearKat
3 Oct 2018Over The Wall Picking ApplesA one man show about men and mental health
30 Sep 2018Sharing Memories SafelyThis workshop explores techniques for keeping our memories one step removed from our work
23 Sep 2018An Evening of Clowning: Double BillTwo for the price of one, with these clowns presenting their unique solo pieces
15 Sep to 16 Sep 2018Two-day Clowning Masterclass: Play & PresenceFrank Wurzinger helps us find the pleasure of being ourselves and playing with nothing and everything
14 Sep 2018Me! Me! Me!Physical clown Frank Wurzinger takes a comedic look at narcissism
10 Sep to 15 Oct 2018Puppet Club for autumn 2018Puppet Club returns for the new term
8 Sep 2018Heritage Open DayCome and find out the past, present and future of the Lyric
29 Aug 2018An industry introduction to books & TV For ages 14+ How to pursue a writing career in the book and TV industries
28 Aug 2018Artisan Fascinator WorkshopCome and create a fascinator to parade at Bridport Hat Festival
14 Aug 2018Oops Wow! I am the ArtAbstract geometric messy art workshops for ages 2-7
2 Aug to 9 Aug 2018Summer Puppet WorkshopsThree creative workshops with puppet maker Holly Miller
1 Aug 2018Dangerous DaveDangerous Dave, infinitely more ‘daft’ than ‘dangerous’, presents some of the most mind-bendingly silly stunts ever performed!
26 Jul 2018Big Berg*EVENT POSTPONED*
10 Jul 2018The CauseAn imagined meeting between two great rebels
9 Jul 2018Writing a Rebellious SoundA two hour writing workshop for women, led by writer of The Cause
8 Jul 2018Edinburgh Comedy PreviewTwo comediennes are here to tickle your funny bones on their way to Edinburgh Festival
22 Jun 2018Spandex Ballet80s electro aerobics in your tightest and brightest spandex.
7 Jun 2018ResonanceA thrilling performance inspired by the legend of a conquering young Celt, who encounters a tribe of formidable warrior women
23 May 2018He Taught MeNew work showcase from AUB graduate theatre company
16 May 2018Last ResortAn immersive, alternative future for Guantanamo Bay - reimagined as a package holiday.
10 May 2018The DukeUnmissable new solo show from the multi-award winning writer/performer behind the much-loved Hugh Hughes
27 Apr 2018Learn to Jive Come and learn vintage 50s jive moves with dancer, mover and shaker Victoria Hole
24 Apr to 22 May 2018Puppet Club April May 2018Create your own puppet in 5 weeks
11 Apr 2018Snap Happy Creatures WorkshopEaster workshops with Holly Miller
6 Apr 2018Folie a DeuxFunny women Roisin & Chiara return to The Lyric to split your sides, this time in a play
5 Apr 2018Pop Up Puppets WorkshopEaster workshops with Holly Miller
3 Apr 2018Trophy Heads WorkshopEaster workshops with Holly Miller
21 Mar 2018Police Cops in SpaceAn 80’s lo-fi sci-fi, set in the most dangerous place on Earth… Space.
26 Feb to 26 Mar 2018Puppet Club spring 2018Puppet Club is back for Spring!
17 Feb 2018The DaSilva Marionette CircusNoisy Oyster are back but with a very different show
16 Feb 2018Learn to Dance the Charleston!She's back - by popular demand! Come and learn the vintage moves of the roaring 20s
27 Jan 2018The Tale of the CockatricePuppetry, live music and impassioned storytelling for all ages
27 Jan 2018Puppetry Workshop Join the Cockatrice team to learn how to manipulate puppets and objects
19 Dec 2017Meet The Christmas CreaturesA flurry of festive stories, sing-a-long seasonal songs and awesome live-action artwork
16 Dec 2017The Lyric Prohibition PartyFlappers, Dappers, Foxtrots and Lindy Hops - a great big 1920s knees up!
24 Nov 2017Dance the Charleston!Come and learn the vintage moves from the Roaring 20's!
18 Nov to 9 Dec 2017Art HubA 4-week art course for ages 12-18 who want to explore and experiment with techniques and materials
11 Nov 2017Leaf By NigglePuppet State use Tolkien’s words to illustrate Niggle’s world in this delightful piece of storytelling
6 Nov to 4 Dec 2017Puppet Club A fun 5 week course for adults and children over 6
28 Oct 2017Storyteller, StorytellerA feast of clowning, physical silliness and magical non-verbal storytelling
26 Oct to 27 Oct 2017Big HeadsA two-day half term workshop to create your own wearable enormous head!
14 Oct 2017Physical Theatre and Characters WorkshopDesigned for performers and theatre practitioners
13 Oct to 14 Oct 2017The Way I LookEnergetic, evocative and uncompromisingly honest, a story for anyone who has ever felt different
20 Sep 2017Where Do All The Dead Pigeons Go?A frolic of cartoon and comic reason, weaving lo-fi sci-fi, memoir, parable, fairytale and farce
18 Sep to 16 Oct 2017Puppet Club for AutumnPuppet Club returns with a new 5 week course for the autumn!
24 Jul to 30 Aug 2017JamboreeA jam-packed creative activity programme for all the family this summer!
13 Jul 2017An Evening of Improvisation From Around the WorldJim Dvorak and friends are back with an evening of beautiful music for us
3 Jul to 4 Jul 2017Emidy: He Who Dared to DreamThe extraordinary story of an African slave who became a composer and virtuoso violinist in C19th Cornwall
2 Jul 2017Creative Music WorkshopA unique opportunity to work with international musicians
17 Jun 2017The Pixies' ScarfDeliciously visual storytelling from the fabulous Soap Soup! 2 chances to see.
12 Apr to 13 Apr 2017A Heart at SeaA beautiful visual story of a young boy who bottles up his heart and throws it into the sea
31 Mar 2017Celebration, FloridaA show for anyone who has ever missed anyone or anything
11 Mar 2017Mothers & Daughters WorkshopA safe space for mothers & daughters to share thoughts together
10 Mar 2017Mothers & Daughters: Im Glad I AskedWhat it means to have an older parent and the questions we need to ask, but rarely get the chance to
2 Mar 2017Mummy MonsterThe show explores the times when you as a parent “lose it”
27 Feb to 27 Mar 2017Puppet Club Feb/March 2017For adults and children over 6, everyone is welcome!
24 Feb 2017The Kingdom of Paul NashA living graphic novel about chance, love and surrealism in the 1930s
9 Jan to 6 Feb 2017Puppet Club to kick off 2017Puppet Club is back for the new term
12 Nov 2016BridLit KidsBridport Literary Festival children's events
11 Nov 2016An Evening of FlamencoBridport-based Flamenco dancer Salud returns to the Lyric after her sell-out performance last year
7 Nov 2016The Tale of the CockatriceA 'polished scratch' performance of monster and myth!
6 Nov 2016Wild at HeartKitsch, playful and surreal! Cracking comedy duo described as The Mighty Boosh on Acid...
2 Nov 2016HeronThe band that opened The Lyric returns for a Japanese tour warm up gig!
31 Oct to 28 Nov 2016Puppet Club for NovemberNext course runs from 31 Oct - 28 Nov
30 Oct 2016Police CopsEdinburgh smash hit - hilarious 70's police cop spoof
15 Oct 2016WORKSHOP with Clout TheatreDeveloping a character using Lecoq’s dynamics of movement
14 Oct to 15 Oct 2016FeastVirtuosic anarchy the like of which you are unlikely to have seen before
5 Oct 2016In Our HandsExquisite puppet theatre exploring the rapidly changing fishing industry
23 Sep 2016The Inevitable Heartbreak of Gavin PlimsoleIf you had a finite number of heartbeats, how would you make each beat count?
21 Sep 2016EncountersA sharing of dance, physical theatre, improv and music by international and local young people
19 Sep to 17 Oct 2016Puppet Club for AutumnWoop! Puppet Club is back for the autumn.
2 Aug to 20 Aug 2016JAMBOREE Summer ActivitiesPerformance, puppetry and play - summer activities for young people
27 Jul 2016The EnchantedSee this open rehearsal before its Edinburgh Festival run
22 Jul 2016Compact CabaretFour 'compact' dazzling circus performances plus we'll be serving Pimms!
15 Jul 2016Gavin Plimsole: pre-Edinburgh scratch performanceIf you had a finite number of heartbeats, how would you make each beat count?
9 Jul 2016Homeward BoundA play about stepping up to the plate, getting to first base and following your dreams
9 Jul 2016Workshop: Starting to Write using Site and AutobiographyRuth Mitchell leads a writing workshop about 'place'
30 Jun 2016An Evening of Improvisation From Around the WorldAn eclectic programme by fantastic musicians
19 Jun 2016An Evening with Trygve Wakenshaw - His Best OfA bespoke night of Trygve's best bits, especially for a Lyric audience
18 Jun 2016SquidboyThe master of mime returns with the third in his nautical trilogy
13 Jun to 11 Jul 2016Puppet Club for JuneNew 5-week block of fabulous Puppet Club
10 Jun 2016The Good StuffJoyful, bizarre and enthralling comedy
5 Jun 2016Masterclass in Physical Comedy - YouthAn intensive and fun masterclass for ages 12-18
4 Jun 2016Physical Comedy Masterclass with Hilary ChaplainAn intensive full day masterclass for adults
2 Jun to 3 Jun 2016A Life In Her DayQueen of clowning, direct from New York
14 May 2016The Acting Voice workshopA journey of self discovery through song and ensemble work
7 May 2016Workshop in Puppetry ManipulationAn introduction to Puppetry Construction and Manipulation
6 May to 7 May 2016The Black Hoods CabaretThe puppet cabaret for adults
3 May 2016Rocky RoadWeymouth College music students on tour!
30 Apr 2016Kitchen Collective launchLocal food takeaway project launch night!
17 Apr 2016Fireside Tales with GranddadCharming, warming puppetry theatre
11 Apr to 16 May 2016Puppet Club for Spring 2016Puppet Club returns with a new 5 week course for Spring
9 Apr 2016Comedy theatre workshop A fantastic 3-hour workshop with Spitz & Co
8 Apr 2016GlorillaThe highly anticipated follow-up to Gloriator
5 Apr to 7 Apr 2016Easter Puppet WorkshopsEgg-citing workshop opportunities in the Easter holidays
29 Mar 2016Higgledy Piggledy PiePopular rhymes brought to life using fruit, veg, and a variety of kitchen objects.
19 Mar 2016Territories (work in progress)Songs and stories about travelling across Europe by thumb
2 Mar to 12 Apr 2016Create Late A creative time and space for you, fortnightly on Wednesdays
27 Feb 2016Concert for BabiesA free informal concert for babies and their families
27 Feb 2016Music WorkshopFor musicians interested in developing their practice with early years
25 Feb 2016Hiraeth“Sweetly hilarious lo-fi comedy” - Time Out
11 Feb 2016We Are BronteComic visual theatre inspired by the real and imaginary worlds of Yorkshire's literary siblings
3 Feb 2016Give Me Your Love“A cross between a Beckett play and a Monty Python sketch” - Sydney Morning Herald
19 Dec 2015Shadow Puppet Workshop To accompany his Christmas show, have a go at making shadow puppets
18 Dec to 19 Dec 2015The Matthew Robins Christmas Show A visual festive feast and wonderfully wintery variety show!
11 Dec 2015The Alternative Office Christmas DoA hilarious and festive immersive theatre experience!
14 Nov 2015BridLit Little’UnsBridport Literary Festival children's event
2 Nov to 30 Nov 2015Puppet club for NovemberPuppet Club returns with a new 5 week course for November
28 Oct 2015Monster Mask MakingGet creative this half term
24 Oct 2015The Owl and the Pussycat's Treasury of NonsenseWelcome to The Treasury, where imagination rules, dreams come true and adventures begin…
3 Oct 2015Theatre of the Wandering WestA sumptuous hand-drawn ballad
19 Sep 2015Masterclass in StupidityA masterclass in stupidity and clowning... by the professionals
18 Sep 2015ExtravaganzaClown masters of sillyness
25 Aug to 29 Aug 2015Bridport Open StudiosThe Lyric is taking part in BOS 2015
11 Aug 2015Cardboard PortraitsCreative summer workshops
9 Aug to 11 Aug 2015The Temptation of St AnthonyCome and enjoy this performance, made here at the Lyric over the summer, before it goes to Edinburgh
1 Aug 2015Mechanical Animal music from the showMusic and songs from the international performers
30 Jul 2015Rod PuppetsCreative summer workshops
28 Jul 2015Scene-in-a-boxCreative summer workshops
19 Jul 2015Ethnic Contemporary Classical OrchestraECCO's world tour to Dorset!
18 Jul 2015An Evening of Flamenco DanceBridport's finest flamenco dancer
17 Jul 2015Mechanical Animal sharing of work in progressA chance to see work in progress by our company in residence
11 Jul 2015Scriptwriting for Childrens TelevisionAll the basics you need to write TV scripts for children
7 Jul to 1 Aug 2015Mechanical Animal: theatre workshopsAn exciting programme of participatory workshops as part of Mechanical Animal's summer residency
4 Jul to 5 Jul 2015NautilusEXCLUSIVE Edinburgh preview - first show in the UK!!
3 Jul 2015KrakenAn idiotic, stormy, arthouse opera
19 Jun 2015Physical Theatre Workshop Using body language to tell and initiate stories
18 Jun to 19 Jun 2015WormholeA deeply comic and surreal production - resurrected for 2 nights only!
1 Jun to 29 Jun 2015Puppet Club for JunePuppet Club returns for June!
30 May 2015Vintage textiles workshopCANCELLED - WITH APOLOGIES
12 May 2015Weymouth College Acoustic Music Nighta third party event
26 Apr 2015Gods Are Fallen And All Safety GoneAn intimate and funny exploration of mother-daughter relationships
26 Apr 2015Writers and Actors Workshop An exclusive workshop in writing led by Greyscale's artistic director
9 Apr 2015Fish & Sticks workshopCome and create a wriggling fish puppet
1 Apr 2015Three Billy PigsA perfect performance with piggy puppets!
31 Mar 2015Make Your Own Monster!Come and make your own monster to take home!
20 Mar 2015CELLHumorous and heart-warming, one man's final adventure
23 Feb to 23 Mar 2015Puppet Club for MarchPuppet Club is back, for all ages!
6 Feb 2015The Forbidden DoorA visceral combination of live music and dynamic storytelling
30 Jan 2015Soiree de GalaA magical evening of Entente Musicale celebrating everything Anglo-French
16 Jan 2015Is a Political Revolution on the cards?A fundraiser for the Liberal Democrat election campaign with a donation to the Lyric Theatre
12 Jan to 9 Feb 2015Puppet Club for 2015Puppet Club returns with a new 5 week course for January
14 Dec 2014Arabian NightsBe transported to a wonderful world of mysterious marvels and tales retold with music, puppetry and theatrical magic
6 Dec 2014The Lyric Winter WarmerJoin us at the Lyric for our festive ding dong, with two brilliant bands and our very own comedian!
16 Nov 2014Time Let Me PlayBrave and compelling songs from the poetry of Dylan Thomas, composed and performed by Keith James
14 Nov 2014We're Dead Serious. People Just Keep Laughing.Compared to The Two Ronnies and Morecambe & Wise, but with boobs...
7 Nov 2014The Many Apologies of Pecos BillThis is the true story of two Texans. One Texan falls in love with a cowgirl who rides on the back of a giant catfish.
22 Oct 2014An evening with Jamie CattoThe Deeper Roots of Sustainability: Growing the New World from Within
18 Oct 2014Goodbye GuntherA hilarious yet touching one-man physical comedy about life, death and afterlife
18 Oct 2014Clown & Physical Comedy Workshop A rare opportunity to participate in a clowning workshop with a professional clown
27 Sep 2014Almost HeavenA five star drama that crackles with wit and wisdom
15 Sep to 20 Oct 2014Autumn Puppet ClubOur ever popular Puppet Club returns on Monday evenings!
13 Sep 2014HeronHeron returns to The Lyric with songs old and new
13 Sep 2014Open Doors DayOur doors are open to welcome one and all, as part of Heritage Open Days
12 Sep 2014The Tiger and The MoustacheSaikat charts the birth of Bangladesh alongside the story of his mother, from Barisal to Birmingham
12 Aug to 19 Aug 2014Creative Summer WorkshopsGet creative this summer with these three wonderful workshops
26 Jul 2014The Hyper GigA fabulous fundraising concert for Chloe Evans-Lippett
19 Jul 2014Rendez-vous a ParisA cocktail of classic and new French chansons
28 Jun 2014WondermentalistWriter, poet, enemy of all that’s difficult and upsetting... ladies and gentlemen, Matt Harvey
25 Jun to 26 Jun 2014Trans ScriptsA verbatim theatre piece giving theatrical form to real stories of transgender people from around the world
17 Jun to 15 Jul 20145-week Puppet Making Course (Summer Term)Back by popular demand! 5 more weeks of puppet making.
23 Apr to 21 May 2014Puppet Club - Spring 5 Week CourseA five week course for children and adults age 6 and up
22 Apr to 20 May 2014Puppet Making Course Spring 5 Week Course for Adults5 Week Puppet Making Course for Adults and Older Children
28 Mar 2014I, Peaseblossom & I, CalibanUnique retellings of Shakespeare by renowned writer and theatre-maker Tim Crouch
15 Mar 2014GloriatorA boundary-breaking new production from France's undisputed queen of tragic theatre!
28 Feb 2014ChurchillPip Utton brings his delightful and intelligent insight to the great Winston Churchill.
25 Feb to 1 Apr 2014A more advanced class for adults and older children
24 Feb to 31 Mar 2014Puppet Club-New CoursePuppet Club -New 6 Week Course
22 Feb 2014A Darker NightWitty, wanton, wonderful - cabaret with claws.
15 Feb 2014Electric Swing CircusA fabulous troupe that fuses cool 20s swing with fiery electro beats in a dazzling live show
20 Jan 2014Bridport FM Story SharingHave you got a good story or memory about The Lyric? Share it with us!
10 Jan 2014The Magdalen WhitewashA poignant play about the convent laundries in Ireland
21 Dec 2013The Snow BabyBeautiful tabletop puppetry, imaginative storytelling and funny bits!
28 Nov 2013Bridport Press Book LaunchThe Bridport Press' official launch of three debut novels inspired by West Dorset
26 Apr 2013Wrongdoings and Wake Up Calls at the Stop-off MotelPart detective drama, part dark farce - bursting with energy!
21 Apr 2013The TinderboxAn enchanting tale full of magic moments
12 Apr 2013Nomad. No Sane Either.“a multi-talented, darkly hilarious, grade A British eccentric
5 Apr 2013Can There Be A Political Theatre?A talk by Ronald Muldoon
9 Feb 2013Love the LyricAn evening of entertainment featuring the best of local talent to fundraise for the Lyric
13 Dec to 24 Dec 20123 Little PigsA madcap show full of puppets, music, comedy and thrills!
1 Dec 2012‘Soirée Parisienne’A delicious evening of European Cabaret and Absinthe!
1 Dec 2012Soire Parisienne Salon Du TheA Matinee Performance of gorgeous French Chansons - A salon du the with patisseries and profiteroles!
16 Nov 2012The Churchfitters and The Amazing Mr SmithAn astonishing array of acoustic instruments! Plus Monty Python's answer to John Williams
11 Nov 2012The Tragedian“A Must” Steven Berkoff.
2 Nov 2012A Curious Evening of Trance and Rap with the Ogden SistersIs anybody not quite there?
18 Sep to 27 Nov 2012Ballroom DanceClasses to learn different ballroom styles
16 Sep 2012Mad Hatter's Tea DanceAn afternoon of dancing, tea, cake and a prize for the best hat
14 Aug to 26 Aug 2012Dragon's Teeth and other talesFabulous puppets, bonkers storytelling, it's a Summer holiday treat!
14 Aug to 24 Aug 2012Puppet WorkshopCome along and make a puppet using simple materials.
17 Jul 2012Tribo da PesadaPut on your dancing shoes and throw some shapes at this live samba band all the way from Brazil.
30 Jun 2012On The Banks Of The SeineA magical and mysterious cabaret-with-a-difference at The Lyric, Bridport
29 Apr 2012A Titanic Tea DanceA Titanic-themed tea dance to raise funds for a disabled-access ramp to the theatre.
19 Feb to 22 Feb 2013My Baby Just Cares for MeA show fusing theatre, puppetry, Super 8 film and music about a dad growing old disgracefully!
13 Feb 2012Muttnik: First Dog in SpaceFrom Lyric to Lyric: Muttnik's going where no dog has gone before!
13 Dec to 24 Dec 2011The Hare & The TortoiseIt's the race of the decade - slow, steady Tortoise versus speedy, greedy Hare - who will YOU cheer for?
4 Apr 2011test eventShort
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