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

  • Get ready to be swept away on a magic carpet of clowning creativity!

    Arabian Nights and Days presented by Shifting Sands Theatre Company is a refreshing and imaginative adaptation of the classic ta… MORE
  • Producer for Derby's Cultural Campus project announced

    Derby Theatre, Déda, QUAD and The Mighty Creatives are thrilled to announce David Chabeaux as Producer for the Derby City Cultur… MORE
  • Neon Dance to launch Spring performance season with UK premiere

    Exploring the human empathy spectrum through movement, sound and set, Empathy features an international cast of collaborators fr… MORE
  • Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from Déda

    Looking ahead to Spring 2016, we wish you all the best over the festive season. MORE
  • Save on the Spring Season performance programme at Déda

    Running alongside a programme of nearly 50 classes per week for all ages and abilities, in Spring 2016 Déda will present exhilar… 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!

Performances

Our programme of contemporary dance, theatre and music events.

Déda|Producing

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
  • Learning Suite