Lichfield Mystery Plays 2016

1 Myst 2016 Ascension
An enormous THANK YOU to all of our lovely participants, play directors, event volunteers, supporters, funders and sponsors for making our May 2016 production a wonderful success. You created a really memorable Mysteries to be proud of! Have a look at a few of our favourite moments.   On 1st & 2nd May 2016, 24 plays were performed by local groups at both indoo...
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Wow! Amazing prizes in our raffle

There are some great raffle prizes on offer at the Mysteries’ Quiz Night this month. Local companies have generously donated prizes to the Mysteries and they’ll be raffled off at the quiz on Friday February 26. • a ticket for a wine-tasting evening from Worth Bros • two £20 vouchers from Arthur Price of England • a month’s free membership for Lichfield Health & Fitness ...
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Birthday message from Dame Judi Dench

"Having taken part in the York Mystery Plays three times, I was very interested to hear about the Lichfield Mysteries.  It is truly wonderful that the Lichfield Mysteries have been so successful for 21 years, and I am very proud to be a Patron.  Happy 21st Birthday!"    Judi Dench
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Sign up for a FREE drama workshop

Lichfield Mysteries: Drama Improvisation Workshop Have you  ever wanted to know what improvisation is? How to do it? Ever wanted to be part of an improvisation session? Then join us for this taster session. This event is part of Lichfield Festival's 'City Saturday'  11th July        1.00pm - 3.00pm    &...
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Free drama workshop – book your place now!

Lichfield Mysteries: Drama Improvisation Workshop Have you  ever wanted to know what improvisation is? How to do it? Ever wanted to be part of an improvisation session? Why not join us for this taster session. The session will consist of warm up techniques, responding to di...
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90 Costumes

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Our 90 Costumes community arts project made a short film showcasing some of our amazing costumes. Participants became the stars of their own film simply by coming along, putting on a costume, standing in front of a green screen and being filmed. No lines to learn, no acting required - just dressing up! All the action happened on Saturday, 8th November 2015, at Wade Street C...
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Oh Mystery Christmas Tree!

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Here's our Mysteries Christmas Tree inside Lichfield's lovely Cathedral. Please go and visit it and add your 'mystery' to the tree - we're asking people to tell us something surprising or little known about themselves by writing it on a card (anonymously) and attaching it to the tree. The 'mysteries' we collect will be used in 2015 as ideas for creative writing projects with ...
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Mysteries presents Epic Encounters

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Talented dancers and theatre performers from Cambodia are dropping off in Lichfield on their UK tour. Epic Encounters are a group of hearing-impaired, physically disabled and non-disabled performers - the first and only fully inclusive dance company in South East Asia. The couple responsible for bringing them to the city, Anthony and Laura Evans, have been working in Cambodia ...
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