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Déda celebrates successful Catalyst: Evolve bid

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/

Ballet Minis

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/

Play Dance Move

Our 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, aged from 18 months to 4 years, and their grown-ups. Play, Dance, Move focuses on supporting cognitive, sensory, and developme… http://www.deda.uk.com/classes/deda-mini/play-dance-move/

Wriggle Dance Theatre: The Colour of Me

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/

Adam Pownall: Getting Better Slowly

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/

Joan Clevillé Dance: Plan B for Utopia

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/

Gasp! by Circoncentrique

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/

James Wilton Dance: LEVIATHAN

Multi-award winning choreographer James Wilton’s trademark blend of athletic dance, martial arts, capoeira and partner-work will have you on the edge of your seat as the cast of seven re-imagine Herman Melville’s, Moby Dick.

Lost in Translation Circus: The Hogwallops

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/

Citrus Arts: Savage Hart

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/

Rosie Kay Dance Company: Double Points: K & Motel

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/

Adaire to Dance and Illuminos: Icarus

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/

WinterWalker: The Nutcracker and the Mouse King

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/

Jazz at CUBE: Matt Chandler's Organ Trio

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/

Jazz at CUBE: Soul Deep

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/

Jazz at CUBE: Rebecca Nash's Atlas

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

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. Cob… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/cobra-yoga/

Déda celebrates partnership with The National Centre for Circus Arts

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 2016

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.
BOOK NOW FOR SATURDAY NIGHT HEADLINE ACT, TRANS EXPRESS! www.derbyfeste.com https://www.facebook.com/DerbyFeste/ https://twitter.com/derbyfeste https://www.instagram.co… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/derby-feste-2016/

University of Derby graduate Shannon reflects on her time on work placement at Déda

Journalism student Shannon Cowan shares her testimonial about her work placement at Déda.
Shannon is going on to studying an MSc in Marketing and Creative Advertising at Manchester University. Shannon came to Déda as a second year Journalism student at the University o… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/university-derby-graduate-reflects-her-time-deda/

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