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Category: Arts Award

Don’t wait for the world to change - ACT NOW!

The Corn Hall is responding creatively to the Covid-19 pandemic with an exciting new arts program for young adults, funded by Arts Council England and The Norfolk and Norwich Festival Creative Individuals fund. ACT [email protected]read more
Posted in Arts Award, Theatre

A Splash of Colour with IMPS: Abstract Expressionism

On Tuesday 6th August 75 children between 17 months and 11 years old, together with their parents, grandparents and carers, joined Rachel Baker from IMPS as she introduced them all to the works of world… read more
Posted in Art, Arts Award, Exhibitions, Family, Outreach, Uncategorised

Arts Award News

So much hard work, so well rewarded! Congratulations to the 21 Arts Award students who gained their Bronze and Silver Awards (Silver award students pictured) on 16 July 2019. Their work included meeting local arts… read more
Posted in Art, Arts Award, Outreach

Tom and Bunny Save The World  –  A review by Lissy Mapes Graham

On Tuesday 8th May 2018 I went to The Corn Hall in Diss to see ‘Tom and Bunny Save The World’, a must see show from the Fat Rascal Theatre. To start off, the songs… read more
Posted in Arts Award, Family, Theatre

The Pantaloons inventive reworking of The Odyssey is a triumph!

The Pantaloons are no strangers to the inventive re-working of classic texts, but this must be their most ambitious attempt to date. Slimming down Homer’s epic Greek poem into two hours of knockabout fun is… read more
Posted in Arts Award, Review, Theatre

'Tom and Bunny Save the World' Review by Roisin

'Tom and Bunny Save the World' Review by Roisin On Tuesday 8th May, as part of my Silver Arts Award I saw 'Tom and Bunny Save the World' at Diss Corn Hall. It is a… read more
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'Tom and Bunny Save the World' Review - By Malachy

'Tom and Bunny Save the World' Review By Malachy As part of my Silver Arts Award on 8th May 2018 I saw 'Tom and Bunny Save the World' at the Corn Hall in Diss. 'Tom… read more
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TOM and BUNNY SAVE the WORLD. A review by Elvis

TOM and BUNNY SAVE the WORLD. A review by Elvis   Fat Rascal Theatre have created two very successful shows, Beauty and the Beast, a musical parody, and BUZZ a new musical; but their work… read more
Posted in Arts Award, Theatre

TOM & BUNNY SAVE THE WORLD Review

TOM & BUNNY SAVE THE WORLD Review by Isabella St.John-Clarke Recently I have seen a new musical: Tom and Bunny Save The World at the Corn Hall. It is a comedy; it is original with… read more
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TOM AND BUNNY SAVE THE WORLD THE MUSICAL!

TOM AND BUNNY SAVE THE WORLD THE MUSICAL! ***** (5 /5 stars!) by Naomi Ely   On Tuesday 8th May I went to see the spectacular new musical, Tom and Bunny Save The World! From… read more
Posted in Arts Award, Theatre

We are Persimmon Community Champions!

Persimmon Community Champions Award Being presented with the Persimmon Community Award for November 2018 will help the Corn Hall  Arts and Heritage team to continue to run activities at low or no cost to our outreach groups including young children,… read more
Posted in Art, Arts Award, Dementia Friendly, Exhibitions, Family, Staff

ARTS AWARD STUDENTS AT THE CORN HALL VOLUNTEER WITH PETE'S FAMILY JAM AT OUR SATURDAY CLUB

On Saturday 22nd September we volunteered at Pete's Family Jam. It was a fun, light hearted 'get away' for children aged 0 to 100! The show incorporated both children and adults with easy to use… read more
Posted in Arts Award, Family, Music, Review

Have you tried wolf tail soup? Our three little pigs thought it was delicious...!

On Saturday 21st July I went to watch the fantastic, child friendly performance at the Corn Hall, Three Little Pigs Tails (Young Reviewer Sophie pictured with Garlic Theatre's Iklooshar Malara).   I was extremely impressed… read more
Posted in Arts Award, Comedy, Diss, Family, Norfolk, Review, Theatre

Arts Award students make a 'spectacle' of themselves!

Our Silver Arts Award students had a specs-tacular time exploring our last exhibition in the Upper Gallery. The exhibition of Dipple & Conway’s optical paraphernalia was a hit with adults and children alike who were… read more
Posted in Arts Award, Exhibitions

ARTS AWARD STUDENTS TAKE A STAND

Tuesday 6th March saw our Arts Award students take a stand during the inspiring theatre performance of ‘We are the Lions, Mr Manager!’ at the Corn Hall. The students were treated to an exclusive workshop… read more
Posted in Art, Arts Award, Comedy, Theatre

Local children explore the world of Winnie the Witch at the Corn Hall

Following on from the visit of the internationally acclaimed children’s illustrator Korky Paul to the Corn Hall to open his exhibition and lead a charmingly interactive ‘Read & Draw’ Saturday Club workshop, the Arts &… read more
Posted in Art, Arts Award, Family, Refurbishment, Staff, Word

Arts Awards Students Near Completion

Following on from the very successful Arts Award 'take over day' when the teenagers saw their planning, promoting and preparation come together at the Hen House music workshop and performance for young children and their… read more
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Creative Collaboration on Wind Back Time Project

The Corn Hall, The Keeper's Daughter and Arts Award had a very productive creative skills sharing session on Tuesday. The Keeper's Daughter led their group through structured improvisation around the memories recorded for the Wind Back… read more
Posted in Art, Arts Award, Theatre, Uncategorised

Free Figure Drawing at Keeper's Daughter Rehearsal

If you like drawing and want to draw the human figure please join us for the Moving Figure Drawing workshop.  We will use a variety of techniques and work at different scales to draw actors as they rehearse ideas… read more
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Our Technical Bronze Arts Award begins

Our new recruits on the Technical Bronze Arts Award practice their sound and video recording skills by making a talking-head style interview with our Technical Manager Harry Moore. The Tech Pathway gives young people the… read more
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Share your memories of Diss

Would you like to share your stories about Diss in a friendly environment with like minded people? Or learn how to record memories and publish your photos of Diss onto the World Wide Web? Would… read more
Posted in Arts Award, Family, Theatre, Word

Introducing The Keeper's Daughter

Hello all, we’re The Keeper’s Daughter! This is our first ever post on the website though we’ve been the resident theatre company at The Corn Hall for five years. We’ve got a bit to fill you… read more
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Wind Back Time - A Community Project

We have an exciting new community project with The Keeper's Daughter which has received development funding from Arts Council East. The project aims to get people to share local memories which will provide inspiration for a… read more
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Arts Awards Students and Big Draw 2016

Arts Award students helped with the Big Draw 2016 which was organised  and hosted by Designermakers21 on Saturday 8th October 2016. The event was attended by about 100 people and over £100 was raised for… read more
Posted in Arts Award, Uncategorised

Felix Tooth Exhibition

Felix Tooth, one of our Silver Arts Award members, has an exhibition at DesignerMakers 21 from Thursday 2 June - Saturday 25 June. Please come see and support his wonderful work. read more
Posted in Art, Arts Award