We're delighted to announce that Déda is one of 140 organisations to receive a share of £17.5 million as part of Arts Council England’s Catalyst: Evolve programme.
Déda, Derby's Centre for Dance and Contemporary Circus, is one of 140 organisations to receive a share of £17.5 million as part of Arts Council England's Catalyst: Evolve programm… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/news/deda-celebrates-successful-catalyst-evolve-bid/
New for Autumn. Artist Abbie Smith introduces your pre-school child to the basics of ballet through a creative and imaginative approach.
Perfect for little ones looking to take their first steps into ballet.
Artist Abbie Smith introduces your pre-school child to the basics of ballet technique through a creative… http://www.deda.uk.com/classes/deda-mini/ballet-minis/
Our new Play, Dance, Move class is designed for all ages from 18 months to 4 years. It focuses on supporting cognitive, sensory, and developmental skills through the use of music, movement, and props.
Fun and friendly weekly classes for young children and their grown-ups, offering a playful approach to dance using movement, music and props.
Suitable for ages 18 months - 4 ye… http://www.deda.uk.com/classes/deda-mini/play-dance-move/
With live music and projection this interactive dance theatre performance promises to delight, tickle and inspire audiences aged 3-7 years old and their grown ups. Come and experience the beautiful rainbow of emotions that lives inside each and every one …
Presented by Wriggle Dance Theatre
Join us in a magical world of colour. Can you feel the excitement of the deep blue sea, the green peacefulness of nature, or bravely go where… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/wriggle-dance-theatre-colour-me/
When Guillain-Barré Syndrome affected Adam Pownall it caused full paralysis within days. Getting Better Slowly tells his inspiring story of recovery through new writing, sound and movement.
Performed by Adam Pownall & Kitty Randle
What if you woke up to find your body was slowly shutting down? Unable to walk, talk or blink and nobody knows why...
When Guill… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/adam-pownall-getting-better-slowly/
Honest, playful and thought provoking, Plan B for Utopia explores the role that imagination and creativity can play as a catalyst for change in our personal and collective lives. Bringing together elements from dance, theatre and storytelling, Dundee-base…
Presented by Joan Clevillé Dance
'You have a plan, and then you don't. You have a dream, and then you wake up. You fall in love, and your heart gets broken. The question is: do… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/joan-cleville-dance-plan-b-utopia/
Set to live music, Gasp! is a circus show of extraordinary physical finesse and great humour. Two fearless young men compete in a thrilling game of physical endurance in this beautiful and original circus show. The evening kicks off with the sinewy and sk…
The evening will open with a stunning duet from Déda's Lab:time2 resident artists Nikki & JD. Presented by Crying Out Loud on behalf of Circus Evolution
Two fearless youn… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/gasp-circoncentrique/
At Derby TheatreJacksons Lane is one of the leading circus arts organisations in the UK, and Lost in Translation Circus is one of the brightest and most exciting young circus companies. Together they present The Hogwallops, probably the craziest, funniest…
At Derby Theatre
Jacksons Lane present Lost in Translation Circus
Meet The Hogwallops, a family unlike all others. Every day activities are extreme, with simple tasks such a… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/lost-translation-circus-hogwallops/
Aerial artistry, ballet and circus combine to create the bewitching tale of a 19th-century aristocrat haunted by the ghosts of his past. Welsh company Citrus Arts make captivating, magical, and visually striking works with multi-skilled artists and rich t…
Presented by Citrus Arts
A family of slaughtered deer have watched over the dining hall of a cruel man of his times; now they're putting their severed heads together to form a … http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/citrus-arts-savage-hart/
Two athletic and intelligent dance duets from Best Independent Company (National Dance Awards) Rosie Kay Dance Company. Double Points: K is a stunning study of synchronicity and stamina set to a soundtrack of Bach, dubstep and electronica. Motel is dark a…
Double Bill: Double Points:K and Motel Trailer by Rosie Kay Dance Company from Rosie Kay on Vimeo. INFORMATION
Age Guidance 12+
Parental guidance advised, 'Motel' contai… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/rosie-kay-dance-company-double-points-k-motel/
Combining captivating choreography and illuminating interactive projections, watch with awe as the dancers take you on a journey to the Sun and beyond.
Illuminos fuse digital work with the public realm, leading collaborative projects that seek to directly engage the public in unique events. Their work ranges from very large scale… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/adaire-dance-and-illuminos-icarus/
A funny and playful adaptation of Hoffmann’s timeless Christmas tale, full of storytelling, dance and original music inspired by tunes from the classic ballet, The Nutcracker.
Presented by WinterWalker in association with Déda and Lincoln Drill Hall
TUESDAY 20 DECEMBER 11AM AND 6PM WEDNESDAY 21 to FRIDAY 23 DECEMBER 11AM AND 3PM
BOTH TUESDAY PERFO… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/winterwalker-nutcracker-and-mouse-king/
Down-home, funk, soul jazz and boogaloo in
the classic style.
Presented by Derby Jazz
Matt Chandler: Guitar
Ross Stanley: Organ
Sophie Alloway: Drums
Matt Chandler is another startling jazz export from Derby to London. He returns w… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/jazz-cube-2-2/
Soul Deep take inspiration from the worlds of funk, soul, jazz fusion and grooves.
Presented by Derby Jazz
George Grignon: Drums
Ricky Campbell: Bass Guitar
Matt Ratcliffe: Keys
Soul Deep take inspiration from the worlds of funk, soul, jazz fusion and … http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/jazz-cube/
Atlas is the latest project from pianist and composer Rebecca Nash, drawing on Rebecca’s experiences in classical, folk and jazz music, as well as electronica.
Presented by Derby Jazz
Rebecca Nash: keys/electronics
Nick Malcolm: trumpet
Chris Mapp: bass/effects
Matt Fisher: drums
With influences ranging from Röyksopp, Messaien… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/jazz-cube-2/
Cobra Yoga is a strong physical program which can be altered depending on student's capabilities. It involves flowing yoga movements, natural body movements, stretching, breath and respiratory control and strength development.No previous experience needed…
The name Cobra Yoga comes from a posture known as 'Bhujangasana' (The Cobra Pose). The Snake in yoga is a symbolic representation of an energy source that can be tapped into.
Déda's vision to become a creative hub for dance, contemporary circus and outdoor work in the East Midlands has been bolstered by an exciting partnership with The National Centre for Circus Arts in London.
Current Déda|Artist Jorge Crecis creates innovative choreography which brings together sport, dance, music and augmented reality technology.
He has worked with professionals, m… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/news/deda-celebrates-partnership-national-centre-circus-arts/
Derby Festé returns for its tenth year, transforming the city centre into a world class festival site with performances for the whole family to enjoy.
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