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Lichfield is an exciting city, home to one of the oldest cathedrals in the UK, boasting arts, concerts, culture and festivals. With many attractions to be proud of including the stunning Georgian home of the English scientist, inventor and poet, Erasmus Darwin, the birthplace museum of great literary figure, Samuel Johnson, the fabulous Lichfield Garrick Theatre and the relaxing, serene gardens of The National Arboretum right on our doorstep. Lichfield has something to offer for all ages and we can help you learn more about what's on in Lichfield right here.
Nights Out Events
Houdini's Greatest Escape Thursday 25th - Saturday 27th April 2024 - 2.30pm (Sat) & 7.30pm
New Old Friends in association with Yvonne Arnaud Theatre present Houdini’s Greatest Escape Harry Houdini is the world’s greatest entertainer. Just as his death-defying escapology stunts have... View event
That'll Be The Day Tuesday 30th April & Wednesday 1st May 2024 - 7.30pm, 180 mins (inc. interval)
That’ll Be The Day is back on the road with another incredible show packed full of world class performances from Trevor and the highly talented ensemble cast. Let the world’s leading Rock ’n‘ Roll show... View event
Royal Opera: Carmen (Live Screening) Sunday 5th May 2024 - 2pm, Studio  Duration: 220 mins (inc. one interval)
  • Wednesday 1st May, 6:45pm
Damiano Michieletto's sizzling new production evokes all the passion and heat of Bizet's score, which features Carmen’s sultry Habanera and the rousing Toreador song. View event
A Vision of Elvis Friday 3rd & Saturday 4th May 2024 - 7.30pm, Duration: 120
Put on your blue suede shoes and come to celebrate the music of the King of Rock ’n’ Roll with the UK’s supreme Elvis – Rob Kingsley – and his talented cast. This breath-taking recreation of a live Elvis... View event
80s Live Thursday 2nd May 2024 - 7.30pm,
  • Sunday 5th May, 7:30pm
You’ve made it through the wilderness, somehow, you’ve made it through and now we’re never gonna give you up! Get ready as we bring you the biggest 80s party show to tour the UK - 80s Live! View event
Oklahoma! (Presented by Brownhills Musical Theatre Company) Tuesday 7th - Saturday 11th May 2024 - 2.30pm (Sat) & 7.30pm (all),
This evergreen musical is as fresh today as it was eighty years ago and is universally acknowledged as the first work to use lyrics and dance to advance the story. Many hail it as the Hamilton of its time.... View event
The City of Lichfield Concert Band presents an Afternoon of Musical Hits from the West End Sunday 12th May 2024 - 2.30pm,
  • Sunday 12th May, 2:30pm
After last year’s sell out performance, our award winning Concert Band are back to perform some of your favourite show tunes from the West End (with special lighting and other visual effects). View event
The Greatest Magician Monday 13th May 2024 - 7.30pm, Duration: 140 mins
  • Monday 13th May, 7:30pm
A polished showman and raconteur. An unforgettable evening we can’t stop talking about" – The Standard A BRAND NEW SHOW FOR 2023. (‘Extraordinary’ - Daily Mirror) Following a completely sell out... View event
SSC Performance - The Tempest Wednesday 15th & Thursday 16th May 2024 - 2.30pm (Thu) & 7.30pm (all),
Lichfield College presents The Tempest - Shakespeare Gets Groovy Something 'rich and strange' comes to the Garrick in May courtesy of the talented young performers of Lichfield College. A brand new... View event
Miles Jupp: On I Bang Friday 17th May 2024 - 7.30pm,
  • Friday 17th May, 7:30pm
Since Miles’ last tour finished at The London Palladium in 2017, he’s been in The Full Monty on Disney Plus, The Durrells and Why Didn’t They Ask Evans? on ITV, as well as a heap of episodes of Frankie... View event
Jo Caulfield - Here Comes Trouble! Friday 17th May 2024 - 7.45pm, Studio  Duration: 120 mins (inc. interval)
  • Friday 17th May, 7:45pm
Voted ‘Comedians’ Comedian of The Year 2022’, Jo Caulfield is “quite simply, a damn funny woman.” (The Guardian) Jo has appeared on Mock The Week, Have I Got News For You, The John Bishop Show, Michael... View event
Kinky Boots - Sutton Coldfield Musical Theatre Company Tuesday 21st - Saturday 25 May 2024,
Everybody say ‘YEAH!’ The heart-warming and hilarious musical Kinky Boots comes to Lichfield Garrick from 21-25 May 2024. Sutton Coldfield Musical Theatre Company return with this exhilarating and... View event
Royal Ballet: The Winter's Tale (Live Screening) Wednesday 22nd May 2024 - 7.15pm, Studio  Duration: 200 mins (inc. two intervals)
  • Wednesday 22nd May, 7:15pm
King Leontes of Sicilia is crippled with an all-consuming jealousy when his friend, King Polixenes of Bohemia, stays with him and his wife Hermione. What follows is a tale where a marriage is destroyed,... View event
Message In A Bottle (Live Recording) Thursday 30th May 2024 - 7.20pm, Studio  Duration: 120 minutes (inc. one interval)
  • Thursday 30th May, 7:20pm
The peaceful village of Bebko is alive with joyous celebrations. Suddenly, under attack, everything changes forever. Three siblings, Leto, Mati and Tana, must embark on perilous journeys in order to survive.... View event
The Rocket Man - A Tribute to Sir Elton John Friday 31st May 2024 - 7.30pm,
  • Friday 31st May, 7:30pm
THE ROCKET MAN A Tribute to Sir Elton John Catch a star if you can and wish for something special as we ask you, are you ready for Love? Jimmy Love! This is the world’s favourite celebration to... View event
Manford's Comedy Club Saturday 2nd March 2024, Saturday 1st June 2024, Main Auditorium
  • Saturday 1st June 8:00pm until 10:00pm
THERE’S NOTHING LIKE LIVE! The Lichfield Garrick Theatre is delighted to be the latest location of Manford's Comedy Club! The best new comedians from the UK comedy circuit will be bringing laughs to... View event
Bye Bye Baby Sunday 9th June 2024 - 7.30pm,
  • Sunday 9th June, 7:30pm
Bye Bye Baby is a jaw-dropping tribute to the musical phenomenon ‘Jersey Boys’ and the timeless, iconic music of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons. View event
Royal Opera: Andrea Chenier (Live Screening) Tuesday 11th June 2024 - 7.15pm, : 195 mins (inc. one interval)
  • Tuesday 11th June, 7:15pm
Sung in Italian with English subtitles At a glittering party in 18th-century Paris, the poet Andréa Chenier delivers an impassioned denunciation of Louis XVI. Five years later, the Revolution has given... View event
An Evening with Trevor & Gary Wednesday 12th June 2024 - 7.30pm, 140 mins
  • Wednesday 12th June, 7:30pm
That’ll Be The Day’s Trevor Payne and Gary Anderson take their double act on tour! Over 6,000 shows. 40 years of history.... View event
The McCartney Songbook Thursday 13th June 2024 - 7.30pm, 140 mins
  • Thursday 13th June, 7:30pm
The McCartney Songbook showcases the songwriting genius of the legendary Sir Paul McCartney in a powerful new live production. Featuring ‘All The Best’ of McCartney, Wings and The Beatles, this exciting... View event
UB40 - The Legacy Wednesday 26th June 2024 - 7.30pm, 140 mins
  • Wednesday 26th June, 7:30pm
UB40 - The Legacy – performed by the internationally acclaimed Johnny2bad recreating the greatest sounds from Birmingham reggae legends UB40. View event
The Importance of Being... Earnest?
Everything seems to be going perfectly to plan in this traditional production of Oscar Wilde’s classic. That is, until the lead actor fails to arrive on cue. View event
Calendar Girls (Lichfield Operatic Society)
Based on the 2003 hit film, Calendar Girls the Musical tells the inspiring true story of the ordinary women from a small village in Yorkshire who did something extraordinary. View event
The Bon Jovi Experience Friday 14th June 2024 - 7.30pm,140 mins (inc. interval)
  • Sunday 14th July, 7:30pm
Celebrating 30 years on the road this year, The Bon Jovi Experience is back with a brand new production for 2024. Get ready to rock your way through an unforgettable journey with the only show to be endorsed... View event
An Evening with Anton Du Beke Monday 29th April & Monday 21st October 2024 - 7.30pm,
  • Monday 21st October, 7:30pm
Strictly Come Dancing legend and judge, Anton Du Beke, takes to the stage with his BRAND NEW show in the autumn of 2024. View event