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20 Days for 20 years!

To mark our 20 year anniversary and our continued support to artist development, we are offering 20 days of free studio space to artists, companies and producers across the UK and internationally.

Déda Creative Arts Academy Focuses on Employability Skills

Derby College has teamed up with regional dance house Déda in the city’s Cathedral Quarter to broaden students’ employability skills and career opportunities across the creative arts industry.

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, has launched the first of a series of exhibitions at regional dance house Déda in Derby’s Cathedral Quarter.

Family Fun at Déda this Spring

A quick look at What's On for families this Spring at Déda

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 Gray and Del Coombs. To celebrate the launch of their new work you are invited to join us at our special launch event on Thursday 5 January at 6.30pm at Déda.

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 time we will not be able to sell tickets over the phone, in person or online. We apologise for any inconvenience but I am sure you will love all the new features to booking on-line when we are back up and running.

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 the curtain-raiser for a family show at regional dance house Déda on Tuesday December 20.

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 first role with a professional theatre company.

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 national role in creating a fusion between dance, contemporary circus and outdoor performance.

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 insight into his installation performance at Manchester Science Festival on Sunday October 23.

Innovative Project In Line For Heritage Awards

An innovative creative project, which celebrated the life and times of acclaimed artist Joseph Wright, has been shortlisted for a Derbyshire Heritage Award.