The Lantern is fast becoming home for new plays and champion of playwrights. We aim to support and encourage new talent to realise their work on our stage and act as a spingboard into the industry.

The Lantern is family friendly and offers a range of performances and activities for families and children including; private parties, summers schools, workshops and vintage & craft markets.

The Lantern space is available for hire for seminars and rehearsals subject to programming.

The Lantern is a beautiful space that offers its audience a unique theatre experience and hosts a range of different events to suit all tastes. Since opening in 2009, The Lantern has received fantastic feedback from artists and the general public, and continues to operate as an independent, family run theatre that supports local artists and is at the heart of Liverpool’s community.