Latest News & Reviews from Lichfield Arts

Lichfield Garrick Family Day – Jenny Rose

We’re looking forward to the second Lichfield Garrick Family Day on 20th February and welcoming Jenny Rose. Jen will be doing a slot on Saturday 20th at the Garrick, from 1pm.

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Lichfield Garrick Family Days

Lichfield Garrick Family Days

As part of the Garrick’s programme of ‘Family Days’, Lichfield Arts are introducing music acts to the family audiences. Our first act is Ellie Galvin. Ellie has been singing and performing around Lichfield and Birmingham for the past few years, not only as a solo artist but acting and singing in theatre productions.

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Concert Review – St Agnes Fountain

15 years into their career, St Agnes Fountain are now on their fifteenth Festive tour, with a number of sold out shows, of which this appearance in Lichfield was one. The quartet of David Hughes on vocals, guitar and ukulele, Fairport Convention’s Chris Leslie on vocals, violin, mandolin, American Indian flute, oud and ukulele, Singer …

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Concert Review – Sarah McQuaid

With little more than an acoustic guitar, a fine voice, some tasteful audio tricks, and a repertoire of originals, and some covers, the singer songwriter Sarah McQuaid kept the audience spellbound when she appeared at Lichfield Guildhall on November 14th. Following an extensive tour around America, and smaller venues around the country, her well honed …

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Concert Review – L2F 2015 Closing Night – Nancy Kerr and James Fagan/ Black Beard’s Tea Party

Concert Review - L2F 2015 Closing Night - Nancy Kerr and James Fagan/ Black Beard's Tea Party

A near sell out audience turned out to see the final two concerts during a very busy, hectic and musically diverse L2F 2015 Festival. Following Friday Night, all day Saturday and Sunday, something special needed to be pulled out of the bag, and the three hours of entertainment provided by Nancy Kerr and James Fagan, and Blackbeard’s Tea Party made for a night to remember.

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Fuse 2016 – Meet the team

Fuse 2016 - Meet the team

If you’re interested in meeting some of the Fuse team, offering comment or signing up as a volunteer come and say hello on Saturday, we can’t wait to meet you! Location to be confirmed very shortly – Hope to see you there.

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ROCK MUSICIANS IN FUND RAISING CONCERT FOR WORLD WAR II VETERANS!

ROCK MUSICIANS IN FUND RAISING CONCERT FOR WORLD WAR II VETERANS!

Birmingham’s legendary rocker Steve Gibbons and his ex-drummer Sticky Wicket together with ace Big Band Musician Garry Allcock and a host of other stars are performing an evening of 1940’s Music at The Tally Ho Suite, Pershore Road, Birmingham on Saturday April 18th.

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The Final of Lichfield’s Got Talent

The Final of Lichfield’s Got Talent

After a great opener from the ‘LGTKIDZ’, inspired by the show ‘Matilda’, twelve highly talented acts performed for a packed Garrick theatre. There were many proud families in support – but the whole crowd applauded and cheered for every single act! That’s just how it should be too.

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Easter Caskaid Festival

Easter Caskaid Festival

If you are looking for something different to do in Lichfield this Easter then go along to the Easter Cask-Aid Festival to be held at the Bowling Green Lichfield over Easter from Friday 3rd to Sunday 5th April.

Besides the normal excellent food the festival will feature up to 25 Real Ales and Ciders from all parts of the country over the weekend plus live music each day.

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Concert Review – The Climax Blues Band

Concert Review - The Climax Blues Band

Concert Review – The Climax Blues Band Review by Ben Macnair After more than thirty years of live on the road, in the recording studio, and on the live stage, it is not surprising that the Climax Blues Band know how to deliver a live show. The six piece band have always been a popular …

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