Taking place in the South West region for the very first time, Youth Dance England in partnership with Plymouth Dance present U.Dance 2015, the national festival that celebrates and showcases the very best youth dance work from across the country.
Déda Youth Performance Group Bounceback at U.Dance 2015 Katherine & Alice Blog about their time at
Youth Dance England in partnership with Plymouth Dance … http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/udance-festival-2015/
Major arts and cultural organisations in Derby have joined forces with Barnardo's to give children in care the chance to experience live performance, film, and workshops in the city.
Plus One aims to inspire young people and spark an on-going interest …
Lisa Judson, Plus One Coordinator The Plus One campaign continues to grow from strength to strength and newly appointed Plus One Coordinator Lisa tells us why supporting it is so … http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/lisa-judson-introduces-plus-one-campaign/
Hannah is our Sales and Customer Services Assistant here at Déda. We asked her to write a short blog post about the party planning side of her job.
Sales and Customer Services Assistant Party Planning with Hannah
Hello. I’m Hannah. I’m currently the Sales and Customer Service Assistant at Deda. I have enj… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/meet-hannah-our-party-booker/
Anneliese Moss is the new Marketing Apprentice at Déda. She'll be working with us for the next 12 months, helping us to develop audiences for everything we do.
Our new marketing apprentice Anneliese (pictured in the middle) photographed outside Déda with two of our lovely Déda staff - Madeleine & Montserrat Anneliese's Blog
An international project which will link visual and dance artists in Derby and India’s fastest growing city Vadodara has been launched thanks to Arts Council England (ACE) support.
An international project which will link visual and dance artists in Derby and India’s fastest growing city Vadodara has been launched thanks to Arts Council England (ACE) support.… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/news/international-arts-project-launched/
Heading into the second year of the BA Dance programme at Déda, the team are eagerly awaiting the arrival of the new cohort.
Find out more about the BA Dance programme.
Image courtesy of the University of Derby
The second group of students will join the new BA (Hons) Dance degree which is based a… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/news/ba-dance-welcomes-new-students/
A free story telling event based on the themes in BLEU!
Part of the
Get Creative Family Arts Festival
9 October - 1 November
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You may even win yourself an ipad!
Derby Festé 2015 returns with a bang for its ninth year, transforming the city centre into a world-class festival site with performances for the whole family to enjoy.
Presented and produced by Déda, Derby LIVE, Derby Theatre and QUAD
Derby Festé kicks off on Friday night with the Grand Tour installation, The Enlightenment Comes Alive, projec… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/deda-derby-live-derby-theatre-and-quad-derby-feste/
We are excited to be introducing new Physical Theatre courses in the Autumn in collaboration with Gerry Flanagan from Shifting Sands Theatre.
We are excited to announce new Physical Theatre courses for the Autumn term, in collaboration with Gerry Flanagan from Shifting Sands Theatre.
Gerry Flanagan has worked with ma… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/news/new-physical-theatre-courses-deda/
Pigfoot presents a fresh look at Armstrong, Jelly Roll, Fats Waller et al, featuring 1920s and ’30s rags, blues, old swing tunes and spirituals.
Presented by Derby Jazz
Chris Batchelor (cornet, trumpet)
Liam Noble (piano)
Oren Marshall (tuba)
Paul Clarvis (percussion)
Pigfoot presents a fresh l… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/jazz-cube-pigfoot/
Ian Shaw is widely regarded as one of the most distinctive, original and creative jazz singers the UK has produced.
Presented by Derby Jazz
Ian Shaw (vocals)
Jamie Safiruddin (piano)
Ian Shaw is widely regarded as one of the most distinctive, original and creative jazz singers that the… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/derby-jazz-jazz-cube/
LaDéDa returns once again for Derby’s cheekiest night out! With the addition of Kitty Ribbons and Pinky Deville, hosts Scarlett Daggers and Stage Door Johnny will ensure your festive season gets off to a glittering start!
Christmas Cabaret, Christmas Party!
Join us for a Christmas party with a difference!
Tuck into a naughty-but-nice Christmas buffet before the show for £28 per person
Déda’s Youth Performance Companies are back again with their annual platform, Future Light.
Presented by the Déda|Academy
Future Light is back with an exciting programme of the best youth talent.
Aged from 10 upwards, Déda's Youth Performance Companies have been wo… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/deda-academyfuture-light/
Saturday Performances3D is back with the well-known Fairy Tale of Cinderella.With lots of laughter, singing and dancing for all the family to enjoy. Will those Ugly Sisters behave themselves, I don't think so! Will Cinderella live Happily ever after? Don'…
Presented by 3D Derby Deaf Drama in association with Red Earth Theatre
Join 3D Theatre Company as they re-tell the classic fairytale of Cinderella; With lots of laughter, singi… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/3d-derby-deaf-drama-cinderellas-last-ball/
A funny, moving and subversive look at male group dynamics, Beauty Of The Beast peels back and uncovers the many faces of man.
Beauty of the Beast Promo from Company Chameleon on Vimeo. Presented by Company Chameleon
Beauty Of The Beast is a dynamic new full-length work, for an all male cast, choreo… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/company-chameleon-beauty-beast/
Company Adaire To Dance have been working on new piece Icarus (working title) in the Déda spaces with incredible projection work from Illuminos.
Adaire To Dance - Research and Development for Icarus (working title)
Last week the Adaire to Dance creative team were back in the studio at Déda for phase one of research and de… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/adaire-dance-research-and-development-week/