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Magical Moonfall is the perfect Christmas treat for all ages

Déda's Christmas show this year is 'Moonfall', created by Hikapee Theatre - a magical tale of a princess and her brother.

Magical Moonfall is the perfect Christmas treat for all ages

Déda's Christmas show this year is 'Moonfall', created by Hikapee Theatre - a magical tale of a princess and her brother.

Festé Performer Brings Inventive Circus to Derby

Following the Circus Geek’s popularity at the Cathedral Green at Festé, Derby’s annual outdoor arts festival, performer Matt Pang returns to Derby with a hilarious, creative circus performance with company PanGottic.

Half Term at Déda- Family Arts Festival

Déda have activities the whole family can enjoy this half term!

All Dance Volunteering Opportunity

Arts Derbyshire is looking for volunteers for All Dance - a project which celebrates the dance work of people with disabilities.

Déda calls out for votes to bag a share of Tesco fund

Déda and partner organisation Artcore’s ‘Getting Derby Schools Creative’ project is one of the groups on the shortlist to receive funding as part of Tesco and Groundwork's Bags For Help scheme. The project will support 480 school children to embark on a visual arts and dance learning journey.

Déda chosen by Children & the Arts to be part of Start programme

Start, created by Children & the Arts, is a three-year engagement programme of arts activity between selected cultural organisations and local schools that tackles inequality by working only with the children who need it most, who are at risk of missing out on a creative and cultural education.

Internationally acclaimed choreographer arrives in Derby

An internationally-acclaimed Indian dancer, choreographer and educator will visit the city this week to launch preparations for the climax performance at this September’s Derby Festé.

Graduating Students Become Part of the Furniture at Déda

The achievements of the first students to graduate from the University of Derby BA Hons Dance degree – based at regional dance house Déda in Derby’s Cathedral Quarter - have been honoured with the first seat plaque at the venue’s theatre.

Arts Council England NPO announcement

Today, Arts Council England announced the new National Portfolio for 2018-22 - a fresh, ambitious and wide-ranging group of organisations believed to bring new energy to the arts and cultural sector, while reaching more people in more places than ever before. Déda is delighted to be invited to remain an Arts Council England National Portfolio organisation 2018 - 22.

Déda and Arts Derbyshire to Champion Dance with Disabled People

Déda, the Derby-based regional dance house, has been selected by Arts Derbyshire and Derbyshire County Council as the Creative Producer for a two-year project which will develop and celebrate the talents of disabled people.