Cast announced for Dancing at Lughnasa – Lyric Theatre 26 Aug – 27 Sept


Dancing at Lughnasa 26 Aug – 27 Sept

We’re delighted to start rehearsals today for Brian Friel’s #DancingatLughnasa, directed by Annabelle Comyn which will run on the Danske Bank stage from 26 August – 27 September.

The fantastic cast for this production includes Charlie Bonner, Declan Conlon, Catherine Cusack, Vanessa Emme, Cara Kelly, Catherine McCormack, Mary Murray & Matt Tait.

We’re also delighted to welcome the excellent creative team of Annabelle Comyn, Paul O’Mahony, Joan O’Cleary, Chahine Yavroyan, Fergus O’Hare, Liz Roche & Brendan Gunn to the Lyric Theatre Belfast.

Winner of an Olivier Award and a Tony Award, Brian Friel’s Dancing at Lughnasa is one of the most acclaimed and loved Irish plays of recent times.Set in County Donegal in 1936 during the Celtic harvest festival of Lughnasadh, the play tells the story of the five Mundy sisters and their brother Jack, who has returned home from the missions after 25 years away.

Tickets: £13 – £26.50



  1. Great production, studying this presently and was a tremendous help to see it live with a truly fantastic cast; feelings of sorrow and frivolity were palpable. All in all, wonderful! Thanks for an amazing show!

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