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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.

Degree open event offers first steps to a top career

Déda will be holding an Open Audition on 9 July for a new Dance Degree, developed in collaboration with the University of Derby.

Funding Commitment Announced For Déda

Déda has secured funding from Arts Council England (ACE) under its National Portfolio Organisation programme for the next three years.

Visit Derby's first ever Well Dressing Trail

From Saturday 28 June to Sunday 6 July, take part in Derby's first ever Well Dressing Trail

First Students Gear Up For New Dance Degree

The first students have been offered places for the new BA (Hons) Dance degree which will start in Derby this September.

Innovative Project wins National Award

Elemental Force wins Bronze Award at the Visit England Awards for Excellence

Déda Success In National Competition Line-Up

Four youth dance companies under the umbrella of Derby-based regional dance house Déda have earned coveted places in U.Dance 14 to be held next month in Nottingham.

Déda helps Winter Walker get into their stride

Winter Walker Theatre company has been selected to join Derby-based regional dance house Déda for a year-long Resident Artists support programme.

Young Dancers to Perform on National Competition Stage

Youth dance company, Javvani has won a coveted place in the national finals of a prestigious competition for the first time.

Bookshelves are brought to life in magical dance theatre show Shhh!

On Friday 16 May, C-12 Dance Theatre presents Shhh! at Déda – a magical love story set among the book shelves of a library.

Innovative Project in line for National Award

A major arts project developed by Déda which focused on developing cultural tourism in the region, has been shortlisted for a national award.