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Festive Fun Club

Full of festive activities, our two December fun clubs will keep your little ones entertained whilst you catch up on your Christmas shopping.
On Monday 21 December we are running a very special one day Festive Fun Club. A perfect opportunity to catch up on your Christmas shopping, or have a well deserved rest, whilst yo… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/december-half-term-fun-club/

A Week in the Life of Katherine, our Dance Development and Learning Coordinator

If you have ever considered a career in dance development, or even if you haven't, this blog from our dance development and learning co-coordinator Katherine, is an absolute must read.
A Week in the Life of Katherine If you have ever considered a career in dance development, or even if you haven't, this blog from our dance development and learning co-coordinato… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/week-life-katherine-our-dance-development-and-learning-coordinator/

Anneliese's Marketing Apprentice Blog

Déda's first marketing apprentice, Anneliese shares her experiences during her third month.
Our new marketing apprentice Anneliese (pictured in the middle) photographed outside Déda with two of our lovely Déda staff - Madeleine & Montserrat Anneliese's Blog  Anneli… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/annelieses-marketing-apprentice-blog/

Discussion Session - Producing and Supporting Work for the Outdoors

An invitation to producers and artists who are involved in the outdoor arts sector to discuss future opportunities in the region.
Don't miss headline act Les Commandos Percu, last seen at Festé in 2010. Danbor Talka (Drums Collide) is a new high energy drummer and firework show created in collaboration with … http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/news/discussion-session-producing-and-supporting-work-outdoors/

Ashtanga to Aerial - Clare Brooksbank learns to fly

Ashtanga Yoga tutor, Clare Brooksbank tries a new challenge with our popular Aerial course.
From the mat to the rope..it's all in the technique. Ashtanga Yoga teacher Clare Brooksbank talks about her first aerial experience. When I saw this class in the Déda programme I… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/ashtanga-aerial-clare-brooksbank-learns-fly/

Fringe Festé - Saturday 22 August

FREE event at the Ukranian Centre, Charnwood Street, Derby THIS SATURDAY - featuring Changofuego, Pritam Singh and Arimba Arts
Fringe Festé features a performance from internationally acclaimed tabla performer Pritam Singh. Fringe Festé 15 - Saturday 22nd August Performances 4pm – 9.30pm, with music unt… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/fringe-feste-saturday-22-august/

Take a deep breath and try Ashtanga Yoga this Autumn

Photographer and QUAD's Corporate Sales and Events Officer tells us why she loves Ashtanga Yoga.
Charlotte Jopling is a creative, documentary wedding photographer based in Derbyshire and working throughout the UK. She also works as Corporate Sales and Events Officer at QUA… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/take-deep-breath-and-try-ashtanga-yoga-autumn/

October Half-Term Fun Club

Autumn is the theme for this one day only half-term fun club.
This October half term make sure to book onto our half term fun club. With a theme of Autumn, the day will be packed with lots of crafts and autumnal inspired activity including … http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/october-half-term-fun-club/

Various Artists: Chapter Shuffle

Curated by Vitor Azevedo This collaboration between artists demonstrates how lives are intertwined and how this affects ourselves and others.
Curated by Vitor Azevedo Chapter Shuffle – a collaboration between artists diverse in their practice. Vitor Azevedo, Rachel Huyton, Paul Calderwood, Alex Johnson and Clive W… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/various-artists-chapter-shuffle/

Various Artists: Geometry - Wonky & Otherwise

Curated by David ManleyEight artists show how geometric shapes still inform and delight modern painters, creating vibrant works which suggest that one hundred years on abstraction is alive and kicking.
Curated by David Manley Nine artists show how geometric shapes still inform and delight modern painters, creating vibrant works which suggest that one hundred years on abstract… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/various-artists-geometry/

Déda launches an awesome Autumn programme for 2015

Déda is excited to announce an action-packed autumn season full of exhilarating performances from professional companies alongside a dynamic class programme to get you and your whole family dancing through the winter months.
Check out the Derby Festé website to learn more about each exciting act as they're announced! Déda is excited to announce an action-packed autumn season full of exhilarating perf… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/news/deda-launches-awesome-autumn-programme-2015/

Summer Fun Clubs - Young Performers take to the stage

Volunteer Scarlett talks us through the first of our fantastic sold-out Summer Fun Clubs, where the children work with professional company Siteline Productions.
25 children aged 5 - 11 stepped into the spotlight last week for our sold-out Young Performers Summer Fun Club Young Performers Summer Club 27th – 31st July 2015 A week of gam… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/summer-fun-clubs-young-performers-take-stage/



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