Welcome to Déda

Déda is a creative centre for Dance, Contemporary Circus and Outdoor Work – located in the heart of Derby and connecting locally, nationally and internationally.

Déda News

  • Ana Morales Flamenco Company present Reunión

    Following successful tours in 2015 and 2016, Flamenco Edition 2017 returns with Ana Morales Flamenco Company in Reunión MORE
  • Derby Festé 2017 is offering a commission for Midlands based artists

    There is the opportunity for a professional company or artist with a proven track record to submit a proposal for a £4,000 commi… MORE
  • Celebration for Derby and Derbyshire Dance Groups as they prepare to Perform at Regional Event: Interface 17

    Students from 14 dance groups across Derby and Derbyshire have been awarded the opportunity to perform at a county platform even… MORE
  • OffSite Seed Funding announcement

    OffSite Seed Funding announcement - find out which four amazing Midlands projects will receive support from Déda, SO Festival, D… 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
  • Learning Suite