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Derby Festé 2018 is offering a commission for locally based artists

There is the opportunity for a professional company / artist with a proven track record to submit a proposal for a £4,000 commission. The selected work must be ready for performance on the Festé weekend - the 27th – 29th September 2018.

Get ready to be swept away on a magic carpet of clowning creativity!

Arabian Nights and Days presented by Shifting Sands Theatre Company is a refreshing and imaginative adaptation of the classic tales; a feast of physical comedy, clowning and storytelling theatre with a strong emotional punch.

Producer for Derby's Cultural Campus project announced

Derby Theatre, Déda, QUAD and The Mighty Creatives are thrilled to announce David Chabeaux as Producer for the Derby City Cultural Campus project.

Neon Dance to launch Spring performance season with UK premiere

Exploring the human empathy spectrum through movement, sound and set, Empathy features an international cast of collaborators from the worlds of contemporary dance, music and design.

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from Déda

Looking ahead to Spring 2016, we wish you all the best over the festive season.

Save on the Spring Season performance programme at Déda

Running alongside a programme of nearly 50 classes per week for all ages and abilities, in Spring 2016 Déda will present exhilarating performances from professional companies. And with the new Season Saver ticket deal, audiences can save up to 20% off the main events.

Young performers wow sell-out crowd at Chesterfield Secondary U.Dance platform

Over 100 performers take to the Winding Wheel stage for 23 dances. It was the 10th time the Chesterfield School Sport Partnership have staged the platform and a fantastic opportunity for young people to perform and celebrate dance at the Winding Wheel Theatre.

Déda Announces Circus Residency

Déda has announced its first recipient of a residency grant to create new, innovative dance and circus choreography that will be performed across the UK.

Rage Against the Machine, athleticism, beauty and Bach - Company Chameleon return to Déda

Company Chameleon bring their unforgettable and must see dance piece, Beauty Of The Beast, to Déda this Thursday. Cool, tough, funny, fast; expectations are high if you’re part of the gang.

Interview with Déda Artist (2008/9) Jose Agudo

Previous Déda Artist Jose Agudo's work A Thousand Shepherds comes to a sold-out house at Déda this week with ACE Dance and Music.

India Visit Marks Start of International Arts Project

A group from Derby will visit Vadodara in India next week to discuss how artists in the two cities can work together to produce new and innovative work.