Lichfield Arts: What’s on

The Lichfield Arts programme promises to be a rich feast of music and dance for your entertainment. From up and coming local acts to seasoned veterans of the Folk, Jazz, Rock and Blues circuits there is something for everyone.

We look forward to seeing you!

September 2018

Venue: Lichfield Arts
Saturday 01 September 2018

Become a member of Lichfield Arts and benefit from discounted tickets and support live music and events in Lichfield

Become a member of Lichfield Arts

March 2019

Venue: Lichfield Guildhall
Saturday 23 March 2019
Time: 8.00pm

Blues, soul and rock ‘n’roll classics played with verve, combine to get you stomping your feet, dancing and singing along. The Sleaze Brothers have a great sense of fun and don’t take themselves too seriously, but make no mistake, there is real musicianship in the band. Don’t miss out on this evening that is guaranteed to blow your cares away!

The Sleaze Brothers

Venue: Guildhall
Sunday 31 March 2019
Time: 8.00pm

A musician, singer, songwriter, producer, talent spotter (most famously of Nick Drake), broadcaster, poet and most of all band leader - Ashley Hutchings enjoyed a lifetime of creativity, inspiration and innovation.

Ashley Hutchings

April 2019

Venue: Lichfield Guildhall
Friday 19 April 2019
Time: 8.00pm

Classic American pop/rock/country played with consummate precision and layered with superb vocal harmonies. The love of great music, musicianship, fabulous harmony vocals and a sheer enjoyment of playing have been bought together in one package…with special guest Gordon Giltrap.

The West Coast Eagles

Venue: Guildhall
Saturday 20 April 2019
Time: 8.00pm

Gigspanner have a growing reputation as one of the most innovative acts on the folk/roots scene, dismantling the traditional and reassembling it in an intriguing, imaginative and beautiful way. They have played at the Guildhall before, and proved popular, with their music being the perfect match for the grandeur and acoustics of the room.


Venue: Lichfield Guildhall
Sunday 21 April 2019
Time: 8.00pm

Rough, tough and always rocking, the legendary King Pleasure and The Biscuit Boys’ zany stage show sometimes belies the fact that here is the finest, most authentic rhythm & blues band ever to come from outside the USA.

King Pleasure and the Biscuit boys

May 2019

Venue: Lichfield Guildhall & Other City Centre Venues
Thursday 30 May 2019

Back again for it’s fifth year the festival will offer blues and jazz fans a varied programme of top class national musicians and our excellent regional bands in our delightful Cathedral City.

Lichfield Blues and Jazz Festival

September 2019

Venue: Lichfield Guildhall
Friday 13 September 2019
Time: 8.00pm

Take a good dollop of musicianship, add in a soupcon of mystery, and you have the ingredients for a good night out with The Urban Voodoo Machine. International tours and musical mayhem have been the calling cards for this group, a showcase for gin soaked full blooded gypsy blues and rock

The Urban Voodoo Machine

October 2019

Venue: Lichfield Guildhall and Lichfield Garrick
Friday 18 October 2019

The Lichfield Festival of Folk, otherwise known as L2F, is an annual event from Lichfield Arts and held mainly in the historic Lichfield Guildhall and its environs and Lichfield Garrick.

L2F - The Lichfield Festival of Folk