Britain’s Best Surprise has now launched in Northamptonshire! Northamptonshire has been considered to be Britain’s best-kept secret… until now! Britain’s Best Surprise is a campaign designed to show everyone all of the wonderful things that Northamptonshire has to offer. For example, we are the county with the highest number of historic houses in the UK. Lord … Continue reading Surprise Northamptonshire has launched!
Made in Corby’s Priors Hall Park Panel, along with assistance from Fermynwoods Contemporary Art, have recently been looking to commission an artist to create public artwork for three neighbouring areas within Priors Hall Park known as; Town Gardens, Rockingham and Weldon Lakes. After sorting through over fifty applications (varying from international, national and local artists), … Continue reading Artists Shortlisted for Priors Hall Park
Residents of Oakley Vale have been involving themselves in commissioning new art to enhance their area. Responding to a call out about ‘extraordinary art’ last autumn, Oakley Vale Community Association assisted in recruiting a panel of enthusiastic local residents. Oakley Vale’s Journey Since May 2016 the group has been working with Artistic Mentor Catherine Hemelryk … Continue reading Oakley Vale Residents Choose New Art
We are excited to announce that Made in Corby has been granted £885,000 investment from Arts Council England for an innovative and inspiring programme of arts activity for Corby. The funding, which lasts for 3 years from July 2017 to June 2020, will enable us to continue to create exciting arts projects led by local … Continue reading Made In Corby to continue until 2020
The Danny Hero lead cast has been working almost non-stop to perfect their characters and roles in time for the premiere of the musical in October. Made up of talented local individuals, here’s your chance to learn a bit more about them! Danny Hero is the story of teenager Danny McIntyre who lives with his … Continue reading Meet the Danny Hero Lead Cast
The Danny Hero creative team has been working hard with the cast over the last couple of months to get everything ready for our upcoming musical. Thanks to our partnership with Perfect Pitch, the team has had access to support and also expert guidance from their mentors. Meet the Creative Team Sara Charles – Director Sara is … Continue reading Meet the Danny Hero Creative Team
Danny Hero is the story of teenager Danny McIntyre who lives with his mum. But where Danny truly lives is in his head – in a colourful fantasy world where he is a superhero sent to Earth to fight for all that is true and good. The schoolboy that everyone sees each day, lost in … Continue reading Hear the cast talk about Danny Hero
About the track Danny Hero is a fantastic new family musical premières in October this year. To build excitement in the run up to this original performance we have recorded ‘Man of Steel’, a track from the show. The song features professional vocalist Graham Bickley along with Corby Male Voice Choir and Deep Roots Tall Trees Choir. … Continue reading Listen to Man of Steel from Danny Hero
The creative team for Danny Hero have been working hard with the cast over recent months. The local creative team have had access to expert guidance and support from their mentors. This is thanks to our partnership with Perfect Pitch. Also, a few members of the team have shared their thoughts about their experiences with their … Continue reading Thoughts from the Danny Hero team
We at Made in Corby have been involved in many exciting happenings over the past month and are bursting at the seams to share these experiences with the local community. How our Danny Hero poster was created Corby’s new musical, Danny Hero, is now well underway with a fantastic creative team and talented local cast … Continue reading How was the Danny Hero poster created?