Local performance groups wanted for Grow Festival 2020 Grow Festival is set to bring more spectacular outdoor arts to Corby in February 2020 and talented local artists are being sought to be a part of The People’s Stage. For the third Grow Festival, Made in Corby and The Core at Corby Cube are delighted to … Continue reading Local performance groups wanted for Grow Festival 2020
Getting to know you Blog by Helen Willmott, Programme Director, Made in Corby @helwillmott Last week was my 4 and a half year anniversary of working for Made in Corby. It might not seem like much in relation to some people’s work history, but it’s now the longest I’ve ever been in one organisation. I … Continue reading Getting to know you
Opportunities for Community Groups and Organisations in the Wellingborough Creative People & Places programme In preparation for the launch of our new programme of cultural activities in Wellingborough, and to make sure that we engage with as many local people as possible, we need local groups and organisations to get involved. There’s lots of ways … Continue reading Opportunities for Wellingborough Community Groups & Organisations
Early Years: Duvet Dancing Performed by early years specialist and dance artist Anna Daly, Duvet Dancing is a joyous mix of stretching, curling, wriggling, rolling, rocking, twirling, flumping, snuggling…there’s no need for words as you watch, mirror and explore small dances together. Created for little ones, aged 6 months to 3 years, to support emotional … Continue reading Early Years: Duvet Dancing on 6th & 7th December
Get Involved in a new programme of cultural activities for Wellingborough Earlier this year, Groundwork Northamptonshire worked with a number of local organisations to successfully gain investment of just under £900k for a 4-year programme of new cultural activities for residents of the Borough of Wellingborough. As part of Arts Council England’s Creative People & … Continue reading Get Involved in a new programme of cultural activities for Wellingborough & WIN prizes!
Visual Artist needed for Early Years project – ‘This Little Light of Mine’ Made in Corby are working with Pen Green Centre for Children and their Families to create a sculpture or installation on the subject of light. The final product will be displayed as part Grow Festival (light themed in 2020) in Corby town … Continue reading Visual Artist needed for Early Years project
Get connected at weekly sessions Connecting Corby aims to bring people together, creating new friendships across the generations and empowering local residents to plan activities for their community. In March this year over 600 people attended the Connecting Corby launch events and since then 200 people have been developing community gardens in each of these … Continue reading Get connected with your community – share, learn & create!
Support Grow Festival and help put Corby on the cultural map Grow is a series of outdoor arts festivals commissioned by Made in Corby and co-produced with The Core at Corby Cube that has seen thousands of people descend on Corby’s town centre for a weekend of fun and entertainment in both 2018 and 2019, and promises to … Continue reading Support Grow Festival and help put Corby on the cultural map
Time To… Blog by Helen Willmott (Programme Director, Made in Corby) What would you do if you had an extra day each week? Spend more time with your family? Visit a new place? Go to the gym? If you’re anything like me, an extra day would be quickly swallowed up by that never-ending to-do list. … Continue reading Time To…
A Celebration of Arts & Culture in Northamptonshire in 2020 What’s happening in your county in 2020. Come along & find out more! The team behind the county’s tourism campaign Northamptonshire; Britain’s Best Surprise is holding an ‘open house’ preview of the 2020 Arts & Culture initiative on October 24th at Royal & Derngate from … Continue reading Visit Grow Festival at Northamptonshire’s Year of Arts & Culture 2020 preview