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?
After much excitement we can now reveal who will play the lead roles in Corby’s brand new musical Danny Hero! We at Made in Corby would like to say thank you to everyone who auditioned for roles in the past couple of weeks. Cast Announcements Our main protagonist and hero of the piece, Danny will be … Continue reading Danny Hero lead actors revealed
Made in Corby are pleased to announce the fantastic local creative team leading the production of Corby’s new musical, Danny Hero. Inspired by Corby and our people, this musical tells the story of a comic-book loving teen who dreams of being a Superhero! The Creative Team The show will be Directed by Sara Charles. A director, composer and writer … Continue reading Local creatives take the lead on new musical
Made in Corby are thrilled to announce that tickets are now on sale for the new fantastic family musical Danny Hero! Written by Timothy Knapman and Laurence Mark Wythe in association with Perfect Pitch, Danny Hero tells the story of a comic-book loving boy whose dreams of being a superhero become a reality. Due to be performed at … Continue reading Danny Hero tickets now on sale!
Last year we told you about how we were looking for communities in Corby to help create extraordinary art – and we thought you’d like an update on how the projects are going. Giving local people the ability to make decisions about our activities has been a vital part of the Made in Corby programme … Continue reading Making extraordinary art in Corby
Writer Timothy Knapman and composer and lyricist Laurence Mark Wythe are busy working on the script for Corby’s new musical, but have taken time out to tell us about themselves. What’s your biggest achievement? LMW: Apart from my two beautiful daughters, my biggest achievement is my show Tomorrow Morning which has played all round the … Continue reading Meet the writers of Danny Hero
Made In Corby are delighted to announce the three successful arts projects selected by a community panel for support from the second round of the Big Ideas scheme. The first round of Big Ideas delivered some fantastic arts opportunities, such as Corby Big Film Week and Much Ado About Corby, a Shakespeare themed fun-day in … Continue reading Another round of Big Ideas announced
Helen’s Blog Our Arts Ambassadors are another way that local people get involved with our programme. They help us out with some practical tasks, but more importantly they tell everyone in their community about the work we are doing. That might be sharing our events on social media, distributing flyers and posters or even … Continue reading BECOME AN ARTS AMBASSADOR