Dance through 2018! #CorbyCulture Guide

New Year, New You? Take inspiration from our curated list of dance groups to join to bring in the new year! Get fitter whilst having fun and make 2018 your year to get more arty!

This year, Made In Corby are using #CorbyCulture guides to help prove that Corby has an amazing range of arts and cultural activities! Let us know your suggestions, whether it be music, dance, theatre, art, heritage, literature, poetry or anything that you deem as creative!

Take a look at our first #CorbyCulture guide of 2018…

Deep Roots Tall Trees Dance

As a further branch of the Deep Roots Tall Trees project, the recently launched dance group led by Neil Paris aim to create a strong sense of community which enables individuals to feel confident in their own bodies and to enjoy expressing themselves through dance and movement! 

The cost of attending the group is £5 per session, but your first taster session is free.


The Arc Theatre at Rockingham Primary School
7pm – 9pm

To arrange your free taster session, send an email to or speak to DRTT’s Creative Producer, Rosalind Stoddart on 07717597063!

Burlesque Chair Dance

Burlesque chair dance is a great way to get fit and build confidence, whilst still having tons of fun and remaining casual! Despite what you might think, the dancers wear normal workout gear when they are in session…
Classes are only £5 a class and are aimed at ages 16+.


Conservative Club 
8pm – 9pm

Conservative Club
7.30pm – 8.30 pm

There are more plans to add even more classes in 2018.

Contact group leader Natasha Clark to inquire about the group and to join on or send a message to their Facebook page!

Take a look at what the ladies do…

Skelding School of Highland Dancing

If you have a competitive streak and want to get active, then try out some Highland dancing with Elaine Skelding! The classes are aimed at those from 4 years old to young adults and run twice a week for only £3.50 a session!


The Talisman Lounge
6pm – 7.30pm

St Ninian’s Church, Beanfield Avenue
10.30am – 11.30am

The sessions involve Highland dancing and Scottish National for those curious about different varieties.

Anyone can join – you just show up!

Click here for the group’s Facebook page – where you can contact them for more information and to join!

MaSh Dance

MaSh teach classes in Ballroom, Latin American, Sequence, Rock’n’Roll & Salsa, plus Freestyle in the children’s classes.
Session prices range from £3-£5 pp.


Oakley Vale Community Centre, Corby
6.00pm – Childrens Dance (3 – 8 years)
6.45pm – Childrens Dance (9 years & over)
7.30pm – Adult Improvers

Scout Hut, Occupation Road, Corby
7.15pm – Adult Improvers

Cornerstone Church, Kingsbrook, Corby
4.45pm – Childrens Dance (8 years & under)
5.30pm – Childrens Dance (9 years & over)

KK Club, Occupation Road, Corby
7.45pm – 8.45pm – Adult Improvers

Scout Hut, Occupation Road, Corby
9.30am – Childrens Dance (8 years & under)
10.30am – Childrens Dance (9 years & over)

Just turn up or contact Shelley Davis at for further queries.

Adult Tap Dancing Get Together

A wonderful idea for the adults of Corby! Get active and have fun whilst learning how to master your footwork with these Happy Tappers! Keep fit, challenge your balance and co-ordination for £5 a session.


Danesholme Community Centre, Corby
8.15 pm – 9.15 pm

To join or to book your free taster session, contact Alison Hedges on or message their Facebook page here.

Take a look at what’s in store…

Costello Irish Dance

Mr Costello has been teaching Irish dancing for 21 years and his students dance competitively on a regular basis!
The school is open to dancers of all levels from ages 4+ for only £4 a session.


Corby Irish Centre
4pm – 5pm

Corby Irish Centre
4pm – 5pm

Contact Kevin Costello by email on or by telephone 07551696830.
Click here for the Costello Irish Dance Facebook page!

If you have any more suggestions for our #CorbyCulture Guides, then let us know on our Facebook page and #JoinTheConversation!

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