Lichfield Mysteries Community Arts facilitates and encourages involvement in the arts through dramatic performances, including the Lichfield Mysteries, and other artistic activities - and we're always looking for new ideas and opportunities.
Our group brings together the talent and enthusiasm of community groups and hundreds of local volunteers in the Lichfield Mystery Plays and many other arts activities.
Lichfield Mystery Plays are a community-based arts project. Every third year we perform on each of two days, 27 short medieval plays, each produced by a different local group, interpreted for the 21st centuryCOMING UP: GROUND VERSE: a 'Pop Up' Community Poetry Trail. Poems will be created and displayed around Lichfield City Centre in association with Lichfield's Heritage Weekend. 23rd September 2017
Syrian refugees in the Za'atari Refugee camp in Jordan created a short film telling the story of their journey - their exodus - for Lichfield Mystery Plays 2016. See the film here. Laura and Anthony Evans have been involved in both the performance and the pro...Read More
Lichfield Mysteries Community Arts are creating ‘Ground Verse’, a Pop-Up Poetry Trail to celebrate Lichfield’s Heritage Weekend and everyone is invited to take part. Mal Dewhirst, Staffordshire’s first Poet Laureate, will be our Poet in Residence for the da...Read More