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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/

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