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

  • From circus tricks to Caribbean sounds: Academy announces 26 new Ingenious awards for public engagement with engineering

    The Royal Academy of Engineering has announced the recipients of its 2019 Ingenious awards, made to projects that will present e… MORE
  • Derby Festé 2019 Takes Inspiration From Space, Moon and Tides

    Popular Annual Arts Festival Returns - Friday 27 and Saturday 28 September 2019 MORE
  • Summer Residency Programme

    To continue the legacy of our 20th birthday celebrations, we have added to our artist support programme the Summer Residency. MORE
  • One Day Workshop with National Dance Company Wales: 11 - 18 year olds

    Déda and Derby Theatre in partnership with National Dance Company Wales are offering Derbyshire based dancers and performers age… 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