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

  • Local Pupils Prepare For Déda Production Curtain Raiser

    Pupils at Royal School for the Deaf Derby (RSDD) will perform a specially choreographed dance and contemporary circus piece as t… MORE
  • Déda Academy Dancer Secures First Role

    A young dancer who is a member of the Déda Academy’s award-winning Youth Performance Company Bounceback recently clinched her fi… MORE
  • Déda Expands Associate Artist Programme

    Regional dance house Déda in Derby’s Cathedral Quarter has expanded its Associate Artist Programme to reflect the organisation’s… MORE
  • Déda Associate Artist to present at Manchester Science Festival

    International contemporary dance artist Jorge Crecis, a former Associate Artist at regional dance house Déda, will give an insig… 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