Déda Blog

Blog Search

Isobel's first month as Dance Development and Learning Coordinator

We catch up with Dance Development and Learning Coordinator (maternity cover) Isobel to find out how her first month in post has been.
Isobel's first month in post as Dance Development and Learning Coordinator (maternity cover) Edge Hill graduate Isobel returns to Derby to take on a new challenge with one of t… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/i/

Dance Degree Students Link Up With Australian Artist

Australian physical theatre artist Adam Deusien has been working with University of Derby BA Hons Dance degree students who are based at regional dance house Déda as part of his research visit to the city.
Media enquiries and photographic requests: Sarah Jenkin-Jones, JJPR, Tel: 01332 515102/07951 945665; sarah@jjpublicrelations.co.uk  Dance Degree Students Pictured Above  with … http://www.deda.uk.com/dance-development/study-us/dance-degree-students-link-australian-artist/

January CUBE Book Club Reviews

This month we read and reviewed All The Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr and A Mindfulness Guide for The Frazzled by Ruby Wax.
January CUBE café|bar Book Club This month we read and reviewed All The Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr and A Mindfulness Guide for The Frazzled by Ruby Wax: For more infor… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/january-cube-book-club-reviews1/

OffSite Seed Funding announcement

OffSite Seed Funding announcement - find out which four amazing Midlands projects will receive support from Déda, SO Festival, Derby Festé and Appetite Stoke
OffSite announces first successful seed funded Outdoor Arts projects  Monday 30 January 2017 OffSite is the new artist development programme run by Déda and has been establishe… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/news/offsite-announcement/

Derby's Cultural Education Partnership

Déda is the lead partner [please insert appropriate org name and text here e.g. QUAD is a partner in] for Derby’s Cultural Education Partnership (DCEP), an initiative which has been developed in response to the Arts Council of England’s Cultural Education…
Derby’s Cultural Education Partnership Déda is a key partner for Derby’s Cultural Education Partnership (DCEP), an initiative which has been developed in response to the Arts Coun… http://www.deda.uk.com/dance-development/project-details/derbys-cultural-education-partnership/

Derby College Creative Arts Employer Academy

Derby College Creative Arts Employer Academy Take a look at Derby College's Website for further information on careers and courses.   As a Creative Arts Employer Academy, Déda … http://www.deda.uk.com/dance-development/project-details/derby-college-creative-arts-employer-academy/

Déda Creative Arts Academy Focuses on Employability Skills

Derby College has teamed up with regional dance house Déda in the city’s Cathedral Quarter to broaden students’ employability skills and career opportunities across the creative arts industry.
Derby College has teamed up with regional dance house Déda in the city’s Cathedral Quarter to broaden students’ employability skills and career opportunities across the creative ar… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/news/employer-academy/

Artistic Director Mavin Khoo talks about ZfinMalta

ZfinMalta Dance Ensemble Artistic Director, Mavin Khoo, chats to us about his role and the ZfinMalta tour.
1. How and when did you first meet ZfinMalta Dance Ensemble? Mavin Khoo: I began my relationship with Malta in 2004 when I came with mavinkhooDance (which was London based) … http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/artistic-director-mavin-khoo-q/

Autumn Pledge winner Georgie loves a bit of Strictly

Ballroom lover Georgie committed to attending regular classes with our Autumn Pledge initiative. She shares her thoughts on classes at Déda and how it feels to be the winner of a term's worth of FREE classes.
Our Social Dancing programme includes Ballroom and Latin, Argentine Tango, West Coast Swing and Rock 'n' Roll with a twist of Swing. New Beginners are welcome - no partner require… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/autumn-pledge-winner-georgie-loves-bit-strictly/

Company Chameleon: Witness

Company Chameleon turn the spotlight on mental health and the things we chose to hide in a captivating double bill featuring a rich mix of dance and movement styles.
Company Chameleon presents Witness ’Beautifully revealing…Unforgettably good.’ Judith Mackrell, The Guardian ★★★★ Relevant and up-to-the-minute dance theatre from National Dan… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/company-chameleon-witness/

Local Artist Launches Year-Long Exhibition at Déda

A local artist, who has spent the past three years creating three pieces of artwork a day using recycled and reused materials, has launched the first of a series of exhibitions at regional dance house Déda in Derby’s Cathedral Quarter.
A local artist, who has spent the past three years creating three pieces of artwork a day using recycled and reused materials, has launched the first of a series of exhibitions at … http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/news/local-artist-launches-year-long-exhibition-deda/

Jazz at CUBE: Mark Lewandowski's Waller Trio

An evening of live Jazz in the vibrant atmosphere of the CUBE café|bar
presented by Derby Jazz Double bassist and composer Mark Lewandowski interprets the works of Fats Waller, one of the early innovators of Jazz. Call to Book: 01332 370911 http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/jazz-cube-mark-lewandowskis-waller-trio/

Family Fun at Déda this Spring

A quick look at What's On for families this Spring at Déda
HAPPY NEW YEAR! Here's a quick look at what's coming up for families between January and May 2017... Classes restart this week and we have fantastic termly and drop-in cla… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/news/family-fun-deda-spring/

Jazz at CUBE: Hansu-Tori

An evening of live Jazz in our CUBE café | bar
presented by Derby Jazz Pianist and composer David Austin Grey leads this quintet playing original compositions, infused with modern grooves and jazz. Please Call to Book on 01… http://www.deda.uk.com/whats-on/jazz-cube-hansu-tori/

Categories

Tags

Sleep  Midlands  Déda Theatre  Jasmin Vardimon  Writing  inclusive  Cultural Vision  projection  office  work experience  reading  Shows  research  performance  funding  Stress  Just Imagine Working Here  Creativity  comedy  Path  New Year  Inspiring  Competition  food  Aakash  Participation  Community  social media  Zumba  dyslexia  Arts Council  Fresher  Yoga  expansion  Theatre  T42 Residency  New Dimensions  East Midlands  Derby Book Festival  Hen Party  Sky Academy  study  ACE Midlands  Hydra  Udancebythesea  Wendy  student, work experience   Summer  Journalism  Plus One  training  Tutor  regular  Back pain  Derby Festé  CUBE  Youth  ArtCore  Blog  hubbub  feedback  Course  Shakespeare  Audience  review  Rock 'n' Roll  young people  AGM  DYDC  Choice  group  Udance  Regional  celebration  Déda  disco  retro  Studying  Kathak  Dance Career  Degree  family  Coordinator  artist  choreography  Career  business  fun  Tour  story  Derby Theatre  club  Autumn  variety  veganism, acro, nikki&jd, dance, Déda, Derby  mythology  hula hoop  Social  U.Dance  BBC  storytelling  digital  New Art Club  education  InCompany  Performace  DJ  development  Stopgap  Ashtanga  Poetry Performance  Deda  ballroom  Plymouth  Routine  birds  Derby  carnival  Derby University  Poet  cabaret  acting  socialise  party  meeting  Discusssion  Dance Development  Ben Spiller  siteline  Fifties  photo  Stompers  Poetry  Festivals  Alice Vale  Arts Award  Planning  Dance  Circus  Outdoor Events  Brochure  BA Dance  Studio  Book Club  contemporary  corporate  Illuminos  Strictly  Dancing  apprentice  placement  commercial  University of Derby  marketing  University  words  interview  Building work  Vale  Acrobatics   Southbank  Déda Bloggers  Print  history  vintage  volunteer, Deda, dance, arts, Derby, Derbyshire, marketing, 20 years  dance, placement  Hercules  Foxtrot    QUAD  Hires  Dance4  Children and young people  Danish+  learning  books  jive  50s  Stephen Munn  Simon Armitage  wedding  dance, dancers, Joss Arnott, Derby, Déda, Triple Bill   partner  Adaire To Dance  Greek  Workshops  actor  Higher Education  Ballet  Classes  Knot  Michaela Butter  Productions  dancer  Déda Board  Déda Refurb  professional  event  Icarus  student  offer  September  facilities  network  refurbishment  Baby Shower  Derby Arts  Wellbeing  Bounceback  Nikki and JD  Celebrate  café  City centre