Welcome to Déda

Déda is a unique venue located in Derby city centre offering a dance-focussed arts programme of performances, classes and dance development activity.

Déda News

  • Déda Expands Class Programme

    Déda in Chapel Street will launch an expanded class programme for adults and children following a £412,000 redevelopment program… MORE
  • Degree open event offers first steps to a top career

    Déda will be holding an Open Audition on 9 July for a new Dance Degree, developed in collaboration with the University of Derby. MORE
  • Funding Commitment Announced For Déda

    Déda has secured funding from Arts Council England (ACE) under its National Portfolio Organisation programme for the next three … MORE
  • Visit Derby's first ever Well Dressing Trail

    From Saturday 28 June to Sunday 6 July, take part in Derby's first ever Well Dressing Trail MORE
  • First Students Gear Up For New Dance Degree

    The first students have been offered places for the new BA (Hons) Dance degree which will start in Derby this September. MORE
Classes & Déda|Academy

Nearly 50 classes a week for people of all ages and abilities.

CUBE café|bar

Perfect for breakfast, lunch and everything in between!


Our programme of contemporary dance, theatre and music events.


Déda|Producing produces work for festivals, touring and projects.

Spaces for hire

Whatever the occasion, Déda has a range of inspirational spaces available for hire.

  • Déda
  • Déda Theatre
  • Chapel Meeting Room
  • Studios at Déda
  • Déda Theatre
  • CUBE café|bar