Barclay Communications’ sets the stage for Lyric theatre by offering flexible IT support service.

The Lyric Theatre and Barclay Communications recently announced their new partnership at the theatre’s Ridgeway Street location. The partnership will see the Belfast-based communications provider supporting the Lyric’s IT systems network.


Speaking about the new partnership, Lyric Theatre’s Chief Operating Officer, Ciaran McAuley said, “We are very excited to announce Barclay Communications as our new IT services provider. Barclay Communications had presented us with their Barclay Bytes IT service which allows us to purchase support hours in hourly chunks, bank the hours we have left over or top up our support hours whenever we need to. This level of support and flexibility from Barclay Communications will help us save money in the long term and ensure we are getting the best IT support possible.”


Barclay Communications IT Services Manager, Andrew Higgs stated, “We are very proud to have been appointed as the IT service provider to the Lyric Theatre. Our Barclay Bytes IT support service was specifically designed to respond to the needs of local businesses. Many of our IT support customers including Wilson’s Auctions, Clare Veterinary Group and, Ballykine Structural Engineers have all benefited from our flexible and cost-effective IT support solution. The team and I look forward to working with the Lyric theatre more closely over the coming years.”


As well as producing and hosting award winning plays, The Lyric Theatre also caters for business functions, boasting modern and spacious areas for corporate hospitality suites, product launches, private dinners and team building facilities to businesses across Northern Ireland.



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