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Circus magic, anarchic comedy….and the sound of Derby brass!

Circa Tsuica's crazy cocktail of rip-roaring live brass and breathtaking acrobatics comes to Derby this weekend.
Acclaimed French company Circa Tsuica brings its unique and non-traditional style of circus to English audiences with new show Opus 7 at Déda, Derby on 4 and 5 March.   It’s an un… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/news/circus-magic-anarchic-comedyand-sound-derby-brass/

Ambassador Mel Oldale tells us about her Youth Dance experience

National Young Dance Ambassador (NYDA) for Youth Dance England (YDE), Mel Oldale gives us some insight into how dreams can become reality for young dancers in the East Midlands.
Member of Derbyshire Youth Dance Company - Melanie Oldale During the academic year 2014/15, I had the privilege of working as a National Young Dance Ambassador (NYDA) for Youth… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/ambassador-mel-oldale-tells-us-about-her-youth-dance-experience/

Easter Fun Club

This Easter get kids crafting in our Easter half-term fun club. Led by local artist Theresa Hempsall, this day of discovery is full of crafty activities and is inspired by WinterWalker's "Three Keepers". Suitable for ages 5 - 11 years.
Déda's Half-Term Easter Fun Club  This Easter our fun club is inspired by the themes in WinterWalker's 'Three Keepers'. With lots of arts, crafts and games, there will be plent… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/easter-half-term-fun-club/

June Half-Term Fun Club

A day of discovery where children aged 5–11 years will explore the themes behind The Doodle Dance Show through craft and games.
June Half-Term Fun Club  Each half-term we host a day of discovery with local artist Theresa Hempsall. This June, our fabulous Fun Club is inspired by the themes in The Doodle D… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/fun-club-june16/

January CUBE Book Club Reviews

Our CUBE book club share their thoughts on January's titles: Hotel Alpha by Mark Watson and Going Postal by Terry Pratchett
January CUBE Book Club reviews: 28th January Our lovely CUBE book club met last month to discuss Hotel Alpha by Mark Watson and Going Postal by Terry Pratchett  Our CUBE Book Club … http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/january-cube-book-club-reviews/

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.
Arabian Nights..and Days presented by Shifting Sands Theatre Saturday 27 February 7.30pm Acclaimed company, Shifting Sands Theatre, is re-telling the Arabian Nights tales … http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/news/get-ready-be-swept-away-magic-carpet-clowning-creativity/

Work experience student Luke reviews his very first dance performance

Derby College IT Diploma in Software Development student Luke shares his thoughts on our season launch from Neon Dance.
Luke is part of our Careers Academy scheme with Derby College, developing students' employability skills in a range of industries and settings. Neon Dance - 'Empathy' Thursday 28… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/work-experience-luke-reviews-his-very-first-dance-performance/

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