You will have lots of questions about your first visit to The Core.
What you are guaranteed to receive when you arrive is a very warm and friendly welcome from our team of staff, ambassadors and volunteers.
What you might need to know in advance, we’ve tried to consider here, if you have any further queries prior to or during your visit, please get in touch on 01536 470470.
What’s at The Core For You
There is The Theatre, seating 450 people on three levels and two other performance spaces The Lab and The Base. Events and activities will take place in all three spaces.
There are two bars open during all performances and events. Soft, alcoholic, hot drinks and snacks are available throughout your visit. You can take cold drinks into the theatre spaces – just ask when you’re at the bar!
Location and Travel
The Core is situated right in the centre of Corby, within easy reach of all the main train and bus routes and road links and a stones throw walk from the town centre.
From Leicester and the North West: Take the A6 South towards Market Harborough, signposted towards Kettering. At the roundabout, take the A427 towards Corby and take the second exit on the following three roundabouts. The Corby Cube and Willows Car Park are on your left.
From Oakham and the North: Take the A6003 towards Corby. At the roundabout junction with the A427, take the first exit signposted towards Corby and the Town Centre. Take the second exit at the following roundabout and upon the third roundabout the Corby Cube is on the left hand side. Proceed across the roundabout taking the first exit and branch left for the Willows Car Park.
From Stamford and the North East: Take the A1 South to Stamford and exit at the junction signposted A43 Corby. At Weldon, continue to follow signs towards Corby and join the A427. Take the second exit at the following two roundabouts and upon the third the Corby Cube and Willows Car Park will be on your left.
From Northampton and the South West: Take the A43 signposted towards Kettering. At the A14 junction, head West towards the M1/M6 and take the first exit signposted A43 Corby. At the following roundabout take the A6003 Corby. At the roundabout, take the second exit signposted Oakham. At the next roundabout take the 3rd exit A427 Corby and Town Centre, and at the following roundabout the second exit. At the next roundabout, the Corby Cube is on the left hand side.
From Huntingdon and the South East: Take the A14 heading West and take the exit signposted A6116 Corby. At the roundabout, take the third exit towards Corby and branch left at the traffic lights. At the roundabout take the first exit and at the following roundabout take the second exit. On the right hand side is The Corby Cube and Willows Car Park.
Corby train station is less than 10 minutes walk from Corby town centre and now links Kettering, Wellingborough, Bedford, Luton and London St Pancras with Corby and offers an hourly service. For train times and special ticket rates please visit www.eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
The Stagecoach X4 bus links Peterborough, Stamford, Kettering, Wellingborough and Northampton with Corby Town Centre. The X4 brings you right to the door step of The Corby Cube & Corby Town Centre at regular intervals throughout the day. For bus routes and timetables please visit www.stagecoachbus.com
Postcode: For Sat Nav systems, use NN17 1QG
Parking is available between The Corby Cube and Corby East Midlands International Pool. Please note: There is a 20p evening parking charge.
Ticket Office Opening Hours
Book By Phone:
Telephone lines are open from 10am-6pm, Mon to Sat.
Book In Person:
Tuesday to Wednesday: 9.30am – 1.30pm
Thursday to Saturday: 9.30am – 6pm
When there is an evening performance the Ticket Office will remain open until 15 minutes after the start of the last show.
On Sundays and Bank Holidays the Ticket Office will be open 1 hour before and 15 minutes after the performance start time.
FILMS ONLY – On Sun, Mon and bank holidays, and Tue and Wed evenings where we are only screenings films, tickets can be purchased from the B2 bar on level -2 an hour before the start of each film.
There is a Buggy store and cloakroom available (free).
We are committed to making your visit to The Core as comfortable and hassle free as possible. Please do let us know if there is anything we can do to improve the ease and enjoyment of your visit with us.
The Core at Corby Cube, The Corby Cube, George Street, Corby, NN17 1QG
Ticket Office: 01536 470470
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