Future of Lichfield Mysteries in doubt

Funding cuts could spell the end of a decades-long Lichfield community tradition. For almost a quarter of a century, up to 600 members of the community have been involved in the production of the Lichfield Mystery Plays, performed as a cycle every three years. But the future of this nationally-popular event is now seriously in doubt as a result of lack of funds. The ne...
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Lichfield Poets May 1st & 2nd 2016

Members from The Lichfield Poets collaborated with members of Poetry for the People to write and/or perform poems on the theme of  ''Creation.''  The readings took place in the upper performance area in the Lichfield Garrick Theatre  to complement the performances of the Lichfield Mystery Plays. The poems were performed in the following order and read individually, or in duo...
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We want your ideas for the next production of the Lichfield Mystery Plays

At our AGM we will be discussing the next production of the Lichfield Mystery Plays. We would really like your ideas and input and so would like to encourage you to come along, have your say and contribute to the future development of this amazing community production. Annual General Meeting 2017 Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the Lichfield Myst...
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Ground Verse Pop Up Poetry Trail

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 day. Mal and Lichfield Mysteries, will be based at Cafe Nero in Bore Street during Saturday September 23rd, 10am and 4p...
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