What Copper Candle is up to.

Break A Leg launched!


1st April 2021

Break A Leg is launched for open beta users and is launching with an amazing new production of The Producers performed by a talented team of amateur performers from Bromley, Kent.

Watch the productions at www.breakaleg.club

Copper Candle secures additional funding for Break A Leg


1st January 2021

Following the successful launch of the platform www.breakaleg.club, Innovate UK who funded the first round of development to a prototype stage have awarded further funding to launch it as a commercial product. At the conclusion of this round of funding, Break A Leg will be fully ready for consumer use and supporting the amateur and community theatre market.

Demonstrating Motion Capture and Live DMX in Unreal Engine 4


20th December 2020

Copper Candle enjoys engaging in R&D and this prototype showing live motion captured performance running in time with DMX controller lights in Unreal Engine is a great example of the innovations we are capable of.

Andy Voller joins Copper Candle


1st October 2020

We are delighted to bring Andy into our team at Copper Candle. He will initially be supporting the development of a new plugin for Unreal Engine called XR29 as part of The Round, but will be closely involved in our fast growing range of client projects and consultancy programmes.

Copper Candle delivers AR app for Birmingham Royal Ballet


1st October 2020

BRB commissioned Copper Candle to produce an AR app which supports the production Lazuli Sky, Directed and Choreographed by Will Tuckett, Designed by Sam Wyer with video design by Nina Dunn and Lighting by Peter Teigen.

The brief required a theatrical AR experience, published to both Apple and Goole Play store, which presents the talented dancers of BRB captured using volumetric capture technology.

Copper Candle part of Digital Catapult's 5G accelerator with Reality Check Productions


1st October 2020

As part of Reality Check Productions creative platform development "The Round", Copper Candle has been doing R&D into the practical applications of 5G for DMX integration of realtime engines.

Working with 5G experts at Fusebox, Brighton, the team have been developing their expertise as 5G innovators and developers.

Funding secured from Innovate UK to develop XR29 and The Round


1st October 2020

Copper Candle has secured funding as part of Reality Check Productions project The Round, to create a new plugin that can allow the control and manipulation of 3D objects, lights and scenery in Unreal Engine.

The consortium includes Copper Candle, Condense Reality and Rose Bruford College with Reality Check Productions as the lead partner.

Copper Candle wins Innovate UK grant to develop Break A Leg


1st June 2020

Innovate UK has awarded funding to Copper Candle to develop an app that allows performers to continue to be creative together whilst remote due to Covid restrictions. 

The funding will allow for the making of a prototype with a key team of developers and experts in the field which will be tested with real users.

Icologram published to Magic Leap world


1st May 2020

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