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We are currently closed with all public performances to the end of the year cancelled or postponed. We will reopen for new socially distanced shows and classes from January 2021, with a digital production of Raymond Briggs' Father Christmas available December 2020.

About us

The Lyric Hammersmith Theatre is one of the UK’s leading producing theatres; creating world class theatre from the heart of Hammersmith, the theatre’s home for a hundred and twenty five years.

We have two stages – a 130 seat contemporary Studio and 590 seat Frank Matcham designed Main House. We produce work of reimagined classics, contemporary plays and bold new work that celebrate our unique theatres.

At the heart of the Lyric is a commitment to young people’s creativity. The theatre has a national reputation for its ground breaking work to forge pathways into the arts for young talent from all backgrounds, helping to diversify our industry. The theatre is West London’s largest creative hub and home to an innovative partnership of arts organisations who work together to deliver life-changing creative opportunities for thousands of young West Londoners.