Summer Projects 2024

'Story Time': The made Story Time team is looking forward to working in more pre-school settings across West and Central Cornwall. With funding from the Foyle Foundation artists are visiting settings exploring books and stories through music, dance and drama. The project is investigating how the performing arts can impact communication and language development with very young children. The 'Story Time' team are bringing stories to life with the help of the children and have wonderful feedback stories to tell.

'Little Sing': made is very pleased to be working with the Minack Theatre on a mini musical for Early Years children. The Little Sing team will be working with five settings on a set of songs which follow the story of Bella Balloon who wants to improve her singing. A series of fun characters come to her aid. The team will be working with the very young children in their settings and performing their work at the Minack Theatre on Wednesday 15th May. Bella Balloon will be high in the sky that day!

'Music Making': made's Conductor, Chris, is busy working with the Cornwall Concert Orchestra preparing for an exciting concert on Saturday 27th  April 2024 at Wesley Church, Redruth, TR15 2EG starting at 7.00pm. The Treylva Collective, The Breselor Ensemble and the Cornwall Concert Orchestra will celebrate 10 years of Cornish National Minority Status. It will be an evening of original music that uses only the Cornish language. The project has been supported by Cornwall Council, Endelienta Arts and Lowender CIO.
Tickets are available from 

New Announcements For Summer 2024

"Kara Hellys Gwariers": The made Kara Hellys Gwariers team begin their series of three community workshops: Thursday 13th June 7.00pm to 9.00pm, Thursday 20th June 7.00pm to 9.00pm and Wednesday 31st July 7.00pm to 9.00pm at The Angel Hotel, Coinagehall Street. Helston, TR13 8EB. This is a fabulous opportunity for everyone who loves to sing, dance, play an instrument, make music and play with words to join the Gwariers and prepare for our first event: A Troyl on Thursday 1st August 2024. The Gwariers will then 'pop up' at other future local events. Come and Join the Fun!
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''Seasons in the Sun": The made Memory Cafe Team are truly excited about receiving funding from The National Lottery Community Fund to develop their work in cafe's across Cornwall. The team are working with reminiscence music, dance, drama and crafts to engage people living with memory challenges in new and old skills. Having been working in this sector for a number of years made has collated evidence of the value and benefits of this collaborative approach and the support it offers to memory cafe participants and volunteers. The Memory cafe team cannot wait to get creative in a new stage of this life enhancing work.

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Welcome to the new website. We hope you enjoy reading about our arts education work, which engages people from ‘womb to tomb!’


's work is underpinned by a strong commitment to person centred artistic processes, action research and reflective practice. Evaluation is critical in the development of projects and programmes. Working in partnership with means that client groups engage in a relationship which meets the needs of the participants first, whilst still maintaining the integrity of the organisations involved. arts interventions are bespoke, effectively managed, professionally delivered and critically appraised!


Since 1996 (formerly Music and Dance Education Ltd) has been initiating exciting and creative music and dance interventions in partnership with early years providers; schools, colleges and extended services; youth and community groups; and health care settings. has now relaunched the organisation to embrace drama and art. Watch this space!


The team of arts practitioners are professional artists with relevant qualifications, CRB checks and Public Liability Insurance. They are experienced in working across ages, abilities and sectors and are keen to train new artists in the work.

Please enjoy the information and photographs on our website and send your comments to the made-arts Facebook Page!

- Artistic Directors Pat Hickman (Dance) and Chris Morgan (Music)