Preview: The Cat and the Canary at the Lichfield Garrick

A classic whodunnit comes to the Lichfield Garrick, with a classic cast and a classic back-catalogue of appearances by stars of the cinema and stage! Building on the phenomenal decade-long success of The Agatha Christie Theatre Company, Bill Kenwright’s Classic Thriller Theatre Company returns with their latest chilling whodunit, the creepy comedy thriller The Cat […]

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Theatre Review: Spamalot! Lichfield Operatic Society

And Now for Something Completely Different… Spamalot: the Monty Python Musical Lichfield Garrick Main Theatre Tuesday 25 February 2020 Review by Jono Oates ‘What…the Curtains…??’ – this pretty harmless sounding line appeared in the 1975 film Monty Python and the Holy Grail but was enough to reduce myself, and my brothers, to helpless giggles and […]

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Press Release – First Time at the Lichfield Garrick Studio, February 7 2020

The Garrick’s drama season opens with the critically acclaimed award-winning one man show ‘First Time’ on Friday 7 February in the Studio theatre. Starring theatre maker and HIV activist Nathaniel Hall, First Time is based on Nathaniel’s personal experience living with HIV after contracting the virus from his first sexual encounter, aged just 16. After […]

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Boom! Shake the Room – Cinderella has a Ball at the Lichfield Garrick!

Cinderella at the Lichfield Garrick Main Theatre – Review Tuesday 3 December By theatre reviewer Jono Oates If you want glitz, glamour, giggles, gags and glad rags then Cinderella at the Lichfield Garrick is a must see this winter! The perfect pick-me-up for these chilly and windy wintry evenings, this fabulous panto will definitely lift […]

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Local MP’s Christmas Card Competition

Member of Parliament for Cannock Chase, Amanda Milling, has recently launched a competition to design her official Christmas Card for the 2019 festive season. Local primary and junior schools have been invited to get involved with the competition, encouraging pupils to submit designs for the cover of her official Christmas card. The winning design shall […]

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Love, Laughter…and One Funeral…

Wife After Death By the Lichfield Players Lichfield Garrick Studio Theatre Tuesday 24 September 2019 By Theatre Reviewer Jono Oates Do we really know, I mean really know, everything about our best friend…our closest work colleague…our wife, husband or partner…? This is the dilemma which greatly troubles Harvey Barrett in the latest production from the […]

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