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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Lichfield Mystery Plays 2016

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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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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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Late Night Nativity December 2014

In conjunction with Lichfield’s Late Night Listeners, Lichfield Mysteries produced a light-hearted, outdoor, ‘pop-up’, Nativity which entertained late-night revellers in the city centre, the weekend before Christmas.
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‘At the Crossroads’ January – May 2014

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For this project, which was supported by the BBC Performing Arts Fund, Lichfield Mysteries worked in conjunction with Fired up Theatre http://www.fireduptheatre.co.uk/ Based in Tamworth, they devise and deliver performance projects with people who do not usually access the arts including intergenerational work, breaking down social barriers and challenging perceptions. ‘A...
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Changes: February 2014

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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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Friends2Friends: January – May 2014

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Friends2Friends is a user-led group for adults with learning disabilities. The service aims to give people the confidence to lead more independent and active lives, enabling users to make real friends with which to share social activities. Lichfield Mysteries worked with them to devise and produce a drama event to celebrate the organisation’s 2nd birthday. All content was sugge...
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