The Lyric Theatre

Venue details

The Lyric TheatreThe Lyric Theatre is a 150 seat theatre in Bridport West Dorset.  Previously a theatre, dance school, and liberal hall, the building is grade 11 listed and was built in 1742.

It reopened in 2011 as  a theatre and has since gained a reputation for presenting new work, puppetry, physical theatre, comedy and cabaret.  It is an artist-led venue, owned by Niki McCretton.  Companies are also supported to come for R&D, to present new work and showings of work-in-progress.

Stage is 5×5 metres and productions can also be played flat on the floor if more space is required.