Latest News & Reviews from Lichfield Arts

Blast Off at The Bowling Green

Lichfields funkiest, grooviest community band Blast Off led by Nick Dewhurst will be Playing an explosive mix of funky riffs, catchy tunes and groovy beats on Sunday 4th December – 2.00pm At The Bowling Green Friary Road, Lichfield, WS13 6QJ. Admission is FREE

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Concert Review – Sheelanagig at Lichfield Guildhall

Concert Review – Sheelanagig at Lichfield Guildhall

The Bristol based baroque and roll ensemble Sheelanagig bought their lively and boisterous music to an appreciative audience when they appeared at Lichfield Guildhall as part of their tour to promote their latest release Beard Town.

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Concert Review: Fred Zeppelin at Lichfield Guildhall

Concert Review: Fred Zeppelin at Lichfield Guildhall

Fred Zeppelin made a triumphant return to a full house at the Guildhall to play their 950th gig since the band first started 23 years ago.

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Concert Review: Dervish

Concert Review: Dervish

Concert Review: Dervish – Lichfield Guildhall – October 9th 2016 Reviewed by Ben Macnair with photos by David Jones The world famous traditional Irish band Dervish called into play for an appreciative Lichfield audience when they appeared at the Guildhall as part of their national tour. Having played at the Guildhall before, their driving, acoustic …

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Plug & Play event makes a great start to the Lichfield Arts Autumn season

Plug & Play event makes a great start to the Lichfield Arts Autumn season

The informal ‘Later with Jools Holland’ format worked perfectly for the Plug & Play event on Sat 24th Sept. All four musical acts performed their 2 sets effortlessly and the poetry interludes provided by Phill Knight and the newly crowned Young Poet Laureate for Staffordshire, Isobel Horseley, entertained the enthusiastic audience whilst the stage crew sorted the next act.

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Stonnall Celebrates the Queens 90th Birthday

Stonnall Celebrates the Queens 90th Birthday

Stonnall Celebrates the “Queens 90th Birthday” Special Folk Evening Featuring Featuring Dragonhead and Mitre’s Well

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Concert Review – The Sleaze Brothers

Concert Review - The Sleaze Brothers

Music fans enjoyed a smorgasbord of sound when two ensembles of completely different types of music played at Lichfield Guildhall. The duo Uke 2 providing a stark contrast to the good time party sounds of local favourites The Sleaze Brothers.

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Garrick Family Day on Sat 19th – Ben Davies

Garrick Family Day on Sat 19th - Ben Davies

Come and join us at the Community Stage of the Garrick Theatre from 1pm on the 19th March to hear the amazing Ben Davies

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Lichfield Garrick Family Day – Jenny Rose

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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