Liar, Heretic, Thief – a production in partnership with the Science Museum

Summer Holiday 2019
Mon - Fri 11am - 5pm
Dates 22 Jul – 02 Aug
Ages 16 - 21
Venue Lyric Hammersmith
Tickets FREE
Running time 360 minutes
Delivered by Lyric Hammersmith & the Science Museum

We are looking for talented performers aged 16 - 21 to audition for a new show directed by the Lyric’s Director of Young People, Nicholai La Barrie.

The project marks the first collaboration between the Lyric and the Science Museum.

Across two weeks, the company will create a theatre production with a newly commissioned script and a professional set and costume designer to be performed at the Lyric. The selected cast will also have the opportunity to perform their show at the Science Museum later in the year.

This project celebrates the opening of the new Science City gallery and the Science Museum’s We Make London programme.

Auditions will be held on the Fri 12 July 4 – 5.30pm. To register for auditions please email

Please note you will need to be available on the following dates in order to take part in the project:

Rehearsals 22 Jul – 02 Aug

Performance days at the Lyric 01 Aug & 02 Aug

Performance at the Science Museum 12 Sep (evening) 



As the home of human ingenuity, the Science Museum’s world-class collection forms an enduring record of scientific, technological and medical achievements from across the globe. Welcoming over 3 million visitors a year, the Museum aims to make sense of the science that shapes our lives, inspiring visitors with iconic objects, award-winning exhibitions and incredible stories of scientific achievement.

To take part in this activity you must be a Young Lyric member. We offer the following membership options:

Young Lyric

For everyone under the age of 18.
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Young Lyric Next Generation

For everyone over the age of 18.
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Liar, Heretic, Thief – a production in partnership with the Science Museum

22 Jul 2019