Déda Blog

Blog Search

Knot Review

Have a look at an introduction to one of our work experience students, Emma, and her review on a recent performance of Knot by Nikki and JD.
Knot – Introducing myself to new experiences and art forms Hello everyone! My name is Emma Hall, I am a second-year journalism student and I am currently doing my work exper… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/2018/02/knot-review/

The Hubbub Club - a very exciting launch party

Hubbub Theatre Company launch The Hubbub Club on Saturday 7 November at Déda - join the party!
Call 01332 370911 to book your ticket and celebrate the launch of The Hubbub Club at Déda on Saturday 7 November 5...4...3...2...1! Join us for a very special launch party on … http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/hubbub-club-very-exciting-launch/

BA Dance Student Abbie's Blog: Studying Dance at Déda

We are proud to offer a BA dance degree in association with the University of Derby and one of our new students - Abbie - tells us why she chose to study here with us....
Abbie Dandridge  BA Dance Degree First Year Student  We are so excited to welcome another year of talented students to our BA (Hons) Dance Degree Course - here Abbie talks ab… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/studying-dance-deda/

Anneliese's Marketing Apprentice Blog

Déda's first marketing apprentice, Anneliese shares her experiences during her third month.
Our new marketing apprentice Anneliese (pictured in the middle) photographed outside Déda with two of our lovely Déda staff - Madeleine & Montserrat Anneliese's Blog  Anneli… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/annelieses-marketing-apprentice-blog/

U.Dance Festival 2015

Taking place in the South West region for the very first time, Youth Dance England in partnership with Plymouth Dance present U.Dance 2015, the national festival that celebrates and showcases the very best youth dance work from across the country.
Déda Youth Performance Group Bounceback at U.Dance 2015 Katherine & Alice Blog about their time at U.Dance 2015 Youth Dance England in partnership with Plymouth Dance … http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/udance-festival-2015/

Meet Hannah Our Party Booker!

Hannah is our Sales and Customer Services Assistant here at Déda. We asked her to write a short blog post about the party planning side of her job.
Hannah Asprey,  Sales and Customer Services Assistant Party Planning with Hannah  Hello. I’m Hannah. I’m currently the Sales and Customer Service Assistant at Deda. I have enj… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/meet-hannah-our-party-booker/

Marketing Apprentice Blog

Anneliese Moss is the new Marketing Apprentice at Déda. She'll be working with us for the next 12 months, helping us to develop audiences for everything we do.
Our new marketing apprentice Anneliese (pictured in the middle) photographed outside Déda with two of our lovely Déda staff - Madeleine & Montserrat Anneliese's Blog Annelie… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/marketing-apprentice-blog/

BA (Hons) Dance programme welcomes new second year students

Heading into the second year of the BA Dance programme at Déda, the team are eagerly awaiting the arrival of the new cohort.
Find out more about the BA Dance programme. Image courtesy of the University of Derby The second group of students will join the new BA (Hons) Dance degree which is based a… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/news/ba-dance-welcomes-new-students/

Work Experience diary - Rosie Roberts

Heanor Gate Science College student Rosie gives us the rundown of her busy week at Déda!
Work experience blog My name is Rosie Roberts I’m fifteen and this week I have been doing my work placement at Déda. So far this week I have been doing a broad range of jobs and … http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/work-experience-diary-rosie-roberts/

Adaire To Dance Research and Development Week

Company Adaire To Dance have been working on new piece Icarus (working title) in the Déda spaces with incredible projection work from Illuminos.
Adaire To Dance - Research and Development for Icarus (working title) Last week the Adaire to Dance creative team were back in the studio at Déda for phase one of research and de… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/adaire-dance-research-and-development-week/

Marketing Apprentice Blog - Week 1 & 2

Our first marketing apprentice, Anneliese, shares her experiences during her first two weeks in her new position.
Our new marketing apprentice Anneliese (pictured in the middle) photographed outside Déda with two of our lovely Déda staff - Madeleine & Montserrat Anneliese's Blog - wks 1 &… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/marketing-apprentice-blog-week-1-2/

Fancy footwork and a Fifties revival!

Our Ballroom Beginners start Foxtrot on Tuesday at 6.30pm this week, and we welcome new starters to try four weeks of Rock 'n' Roll from 7.30pm!
Summer is a great time to learn a new social dance style! A Summer term of Social Dancing (week commencing 22nd June) Tuesdays from 6.30pm Join our Ballroom Beginners class on… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/fancy-footwork-and-fifties-revival/

Blogger Anthony reviews Hercules, Derby Theatre Fri 12 June

A regular class and show attendee, our blogger Anthony reviews Hercules performed at Derby Theatre in collaboration with Déda, New Art Club, Dance4 and Nottingham Playhouse.
Anthony is a regular at our Ballroom and Dance Gold classes and also enjoys Performance Poets in the CUBE café|bar. A regular class and show attendee, our blogger Anthony rev… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/blogger-anthony-reviews-hercules-derby-theatre-fri-12-june/

Déda News 11 June 2015

With Spiltmilk Say Dance, Hercules at Derby Theatre, Derby Book Festival, and a Céilidh
http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/news/deda-news-11-june-2015/

"Heartbreaking yet uplifting" performance from Aakash Odedra

Lisa Judson shares her thoughts following Aakash Odedra's double-bill 'Murmur and Inked'
Audience member and University of Derby graduate Lisa Judson shares her thoughts on Aakash Odedra's double-bill, 'Murmur and Inked'. "As someone who has just graduated with… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/heartbreaking-yet-uplifting-performance-aakash-odedra/

The Bard at the Barre

Ben Spiller, Artistic Director for 1623 Theatre starts the new year with a new class at Déda.
The Bard at the Barre Ben Spiller (36) hadn't been to a dance class before he took the plunge to sign-up for Beginners Ballet at Déda yesterday.  He told us that wanted to try… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/bard-barre/

The Déda Refurbishment gets underway!

Programming Officer Helen has a sneaky peek as the building work commences
The big Déda refurbishment has finally got underway. After more than a year in the planning and development, it seems a little surreal now that we are working to our interim class… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/deda-refurbishment-gets-underway/

Programming Officer Helen heads to Danish+

Helen heads over to Danish+, a festival of performing arts for children and young people in Aarhus, Denmark
Déda has been part of the East Midlands Children’s Theatre Network for a couple of years now, a consortium of venues from across the East Midlands. We work together to programme a… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/programming-officer-helen-heads-danish/

Blogger Louise checks out graduate company JV2

Our blogger Louise joined us for the JV2 performance, the post-graduate company of Jasmin Vardimon Company
Déda Blogger Louise came along to see graduate performance company JV2 - a triple bill of brand new work by Jasmin Vardimon, David Lloyd, Paul Blackman and Christine Gouzelis.  … http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/blogger-louise-checks-out-graduate-company-jv2/

Louise's review of Artificial Things

Blogger Louise reviews Stopgap's performance of Artificial Things at Déda on 28 February
Blogger Louise has been teaching yoga for 10 years and runs classes near to her home in the Peak Disctrict. She is a mum to two little one's. Louise reviewed Stopgap Dance Company… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/louises-review-artificial-things/

« Previous 12 Next »

Categories

Tags

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