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 Artist Launches Year-Long Exhibition at Déda

    A local artist, who has spent the past three years creating three pieces of artwork a day using recycled and reused materials, h… MORE
  • Family Fun at Déda this Spring

    A quick look at What's On for families this Spring at Déda MORE
  • Spring 2017 Visual Arts programme launch

    We are delighted to be welcoming another selection of local and talented artists to our gallery this Spring: Lyra Morgan, Ruth G… MORE
  • Déda Box Office gets new software

    On Tuesday 13 December our box office will close whilst we change our box office software. We will re-open at 5 PM. During this… 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