What’s your Mystery?

To celebrate World Community Arts Day 2014, we have been asking people to tell us their Mysteries. In exchange we gave them a little pot of Mystery seeds as a thank you. We are going to use these as inspiration and starting points for creative writing projects which we will be running over the next 12 months with various community groups. Many thanks to Tesco for allowing us to...
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Get writing!

Yesterday we had our second creative writing workshop with the Changes group in Burntwood. As well as poetry we had a think about more extended pieces of creative writing; ways of creating stories and characters and considering them from different perspectives. We had a think about using  the five senses to create images and also key questions - who, where, why, what and w...
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Competition time!

You are all invited to follow the trail to find the Seven Deadly Sins...     All in a days work!  To celebrate World Community Arts Day, the Sins’ costumes from Doomsday, the final play of the Lichfield Mysteries, will be on display in business premises around Lichfield city centre from February 15 to 28. All people have to do is name the ‘Sin’ o...
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Busy, busy, busy…

Three of our community engagement projects are now underway - it's really exciting when the work you have been planning for ages actually starts to happen! Wednesday 5th February Rehearsals for At the Crossroads have now started - an outline of all the scenes of the play has been devised so work has now started on the actual dialogue, music lyrics and ways of setting the scene...
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Changes: February 2014

Changes is a registered charity promoting mental wellbeing and recovery in a safe and friendly environment for anyone over the age of 16. There is no waiting list or referral system and service users are a wide range of ages, socio-economic background and experiences. http://www.changes.org.uk/ Lichfield Mysteries worked with a small number of service users on a creative wri...
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