Focus on the Mysteries costumes

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Actors from Lichfield Mysteries have recently been focusing on the costumes. The Seven Deadly Sins mixed with Kings and devils to provide a colourful and spectacular photoshoot for a group of photographers in Rugeley. A session of Rugeley Phoenix Photography Group saw members getting in some portrait practice, thanks to the actor/models from the Mysteries. Pictures are the co...
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It’s starting to look a lot like Christmas

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Christmas Tree Festival Lichfield Cathedral Christmas Tree Festival runs from the 6th-15th December. We have decorated a Mysteries tree with images and some lovely comments from our lovely participants! It's well worth a visit and you can vote for your favourite tree (hopefully ours). You might even find a picture of someone you know...   ...
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At the Crossroads…supported by the BBC

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At the Crossroads... Bible, Burlesque and the Blues There are 2 workshops left before Christmas; 11th & 18th December. This is your opportunity to have a helping hand in devising this new piece of theatre being performed next May at the Garrick studio. Rehearsals will begin in the new year. If you haven't been be...
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Come and join us

It's not too late to get involved with our exciting 'At the Crossroads' project which is working towards a performance in the Garrick Studio next May. Our first workshop earlier this week went very well; everyone had lots of fun. The next one is on Tuesday 26th November, 7.30pm, The Lichfield Room, Wade Street Church, Frog Lane, Lichfield. Anyone who is interested is very welco...
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Come and take part in this!

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This is an invitation for you to participate in a brand new production being performed at Lichfield Garrick Studio Theatre, May 9th & 10th 2014. We are holding some initial workshops before Christmas for anyone who would like to be involved as actors, musicians or backstage help. Everyone is welcome - if you are unsure if this is for you, then come to the workshops and...
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at the CROSSROADS

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Open auditions and workshop opportunities for all abilities to be part of unique performances at The Garrick Studio Theatre in May 2014. ‘Standin’ at the crossroad, risin’ sun goin’ down I believe to my soul now, po’ Jesus is sinkin’ down In his hour of need Jesus is about to make a pact with the devil, and if that deal goes ahead what will that mean for the souls...
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Poets are the nicest people

I've just got back from having a lovely afternoon cup of tea with Gary Longden. Although we have had email communications for quite some time we have never met, so it was lovely to be able to spend some time chatting about poetry, Mysteries and arts related stuff in general. Gary writes poetry, performs poetry and is very passionate about the power of words. He's a leading ligh...
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Catching up with friends

I've just got back from catching up with Friends2Friends. They are such a lovely, welcoming group of people. Their exciting news is that they have just become a registered charity and to celebrate the occasion they had put together and performed  a short drama about the group. This had focused their thoughts on what they wanted to do next May for their 2nd birthday, and wa...
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Nativity update

Our 'pop-up' Nativity is starting to take shape - I think it's going to be lots of fun! Here's a message from Rick who is coordinating the project: Our next meeting will be on Tuesday 15th October at 7.30 pm in the Lichfield Room at Wade Street Church. Do come along if you can, or drop me an email swimrick1@yahoo.co.uk         &...
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I wish it could be Christmas everyday…

Christmas is coming, the geese are getting fat so it must be time for Lichfield Mysteries to start working on a Nativity production! We are doing something completely different this year - well, the story's the same - obviously! - but we are doing 'pop-up' Nativities, in conjunction with Lichfield's Late Night Listeners. If you haven't encountered the Late Night Listeners then ...
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