If you are wondering why the new owners of the Lyric Theatre Hamilton (formerly the Westside on King Street West) elected to rename the original Kenmore movie house and one time CHCH-TV studio the Lyric Theatre, you need to start by exploring the history of live performance in Hamilton. Flash back to Vaudeville era venues like the Grand, Griffin, Temple, Savoy and Lyric. These grand theatres once defined live performance in Hamilton, but have since slipped through our hands leaving us only with nostalgic memories. This is where it all starts with the new owners of the Lyric Theatre Hamilton.
There are 6 musical theatre production from October 2011 to May 2012 so far.
That represents 47 performances - all Cabaret Style with seating at 180 per performance.
There is currently 1 concert being announced for November 5th, 2011.
Stay tuned for more concert announcements.
This is cabaret style seating at 180 seats.