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...but still free to imagine, create and mess up.

Please do wash your hands before and after (…just don’t wash your hands of us!) but definitely do wash your hands. Theatre Lovett are dutifully maintaining a healthy distance from you, the audience we adore.  We miss you. We hope you and your loved ones are well. The creativity you are showing at home is admirable. Hang in there. Keep it up. We wanted you to know that one of our favourite shows – The Girl who Forgot to Sing Badly can be streamed now from the Sydney Opera House as part of their From Our House to Yours Digital Season (that's nice). For free! (that's even nicer!). If you want to pop a penny in the hat, however, to support the work that THEATRE LOVETT do, there is a teeny tiny little donate button hidden under the Support Us Tab at the top of this page - click it and the teeeny yellow button may appear. You might feel good after the workout to get to it. We will thank you. Phew! Enjoy the show!
Filmed live at the Sydney Opera House. Suitable for all ages really… (no coarse language or naughty bits). Have a look, a listen and a laugh. Have you seen it already? Please do tell your friends, tell your neighbours, tell your hairdressers! And tag us too - toodle-oo!

"Theatre Lovett, one of the most imaginative and indispensable companies at work today."
The Irish Times 
"Easily the best family entertainment on stage right now."
The Irish Times
Judges Special Award nominee  Irish Times Theatre Award

Theatre Lovett produce work for all ages, both child and adult, young and old. We believe that children and young people can enjoy and understand theatre that does not pretend the adult world is anything other than a complex and occasionally dark place where we must make moral choices for ourselves as individuals.  We  tour extensively both nationally and internationally: amongst others, The Abbey Theatre Dublin, New Victory Theater New York, Sydney Opera House, Arts Centre Melbourne, Southbank Centre London, Traverse Theatre Edinburgh, The Kennedy Center Washington, The Wallis Annenberg Center Los Angeles, The Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts Philadelphia and more. May 2019 sees us completing an extensive North American tour supported by Culture Ireland with a return visit January/Feb 2021.  

OPERA We are delighted to announce our co-production with Irish National Opera and The Abbey Theatre of Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel. 
Premiering at The Abbey Theatre followed by a 9 venue national tour

Advice Clinics focusing on Theatre for young audiences
https://www.theatrelovett.com /teddy-talks-advice-clinics

This Way to Christmas produced and directed by Theatre Lovett at The National Conert Hall 

FRNKNSTN Touring 2020

2021 North American Tour of The Girl who Forgot to Sing Badly 
For details contact  Holden & Arts Associates, Austin, TX 78765


"The theatrical equivalent of going to bed on Christmas Eve."
The Sunday Times

"Bravura touches" 
The New York Times

"With true comic spirit, Theatre Lovett defies all age groupings to appeal to everybody."
The Irish Independent

[FRNKNSTN] "A gripping adaptation…eloquently written and staged."
The Guardian

"The Girl who Forgot to Sing Badly not only works, it wows."
The New York Post

"A rich rewarding symphony."
The Irish Times

"A theatrical treat. Striking, stunning, superbly sublime."
The Arts Review

"A Feast of Bones is a fantastically realised show."
The Irish Times

"Absolute magic."
The Melbourne Leader

"Riotously inventive."
The Scotsman

"Tremendously entertaining."
The Guardian

"Sparkling piece."
The Sunday Times

“Theatre Lovett produce theatre that amuses, is playful and challenges their young audiences to think and reason.”
New York Theatre.com


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