Line up of local performers announced for the People’s Stage

Line up of local performers announced for the People’s Stage at Corby’s Grow Festival 2019 The line-up of performers has been announced for the People’s Stage at Corby’s second Grow Festival, taking place on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 July in Corby town centre. This fantastic outdoor arts festival, commissioned by Made in Corby and … Continue reading Line up of local performers announced for the People’s Stage

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Grow Festival 2019 line-up announcements!

Grow Festival 2019 line-up announcements! You can follow #GrowCorby on facebook, instagram & twitter  or sign up to the Grow Festival e-newsletter to receive updates direct to your inbox. CLICK HERE to invite your facebook friends! Bees: The Colony – Artizani Ever wondered what your bog-standard bumblebee gets up to when you’re not looking? Well, now you can find out! … Continue reading Grow Festival 2019 line-up announcements!

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Corby Mardi Gras 2019

Video credit: Michael Mahon The popular Corby Mardi Gras returned for the third year on Saturday, 30 March 2019. Produced by Leicester based cultural development agency ArtReach in partnership with Made in Corby, Corby Mardi Gras invited the local community to celebrate together at an enchanting event which spread across the town like wildfire! Local people wound … Continue reading Corby Mardi Gras 2019

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Living Portraits at Grow Festival 2018

A showcase of short films inspired by the lives and experiences of Corby and Winchester’s older residents was shown at Grow Festival in 2018. Young people became artistic collaborators as they learnt to create these celebratory portraits through a series of workshops with professional filmmakers, theatre makers and historians. The young people met and interviewed older … Continue reading Living Portraits at Grow Festival 2018

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Processions 2018

Corby Processions group and banner © Kate Dyer Processions On Sunday 10th June 2018 a group of Corby women and girls processed a banner created with Made With Many (formerly Made In Corby) in a mass participation artwork in London to celebrate 100 years of votes for women. In 1918, the Representation of the People … Continue reading Processions 2018

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Corby Mardi Gras 2018

Video credit: Kenneth Moore Produced by Leicester-based cultural development agency ArtReach, the popular Corby Mardi Gras returned for a second year on Saturday 24 March 2018. In partnership with Made in Corby, ArtReach presented a spectacular event that invited the community of Corby to experience a free celebration of light and music. Developed in Association with … Continue reading Corby Mardi Gras 2018

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Corby Bonfire Night 2017

In 2017 we provided an extraordinary twist on Corby’s spectacular Bonfire Night! Tens of thousands of people turned up to meet Titan the Robot, Treemendous and Halo and even got involved in Corby Council’s Bonfire Night procession and lighting of the fire, as well as seeing Corby Borough Council’s brilliant firework display. Check out the … Continue reading Corby Bonfire Night 2017

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Emerge Festival 2018 – Get Involved

Join artist Emily York at The Core for the first session of Core Emerge Ensemble for #EmergeFest2018 on Saturday 14th October 2017 from 10am-2pm. Core Emerge Ensemble is open to young people aged 12-18 who will be working towards creating content for the Emerge Festival in Corby on the 21st April 2018. Participants will be … Continue reading Emerge Festival 2018 – Get Involved

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Field Day Festival

Field Day Festival was a one-day event hosted by ourselves and KHL Big Local. The vision was to engage and bring together the local community in a comfortable, enjoyable, and fun atmosphere. We feel that we have risen above all expectations with this event! With a turn out of over 1,600 individuals and some terrific … Continue reading Field Day Festival

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