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Déda News 11 June 2015

With Spiltmilk Say Dance, Hercules at Derby Theatre, Derby Book Festival, and a Céilidh

"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/

Hannah and Magdalena's Professional Development Residency Experience

Dance Artists Hannah and Magdalena reflects on her experience taking part in a professional residency with T42 Dance Company
Dance Artists Hannah and Magdalena reflect on their experience participating in a three day professional development residency with renowned dance company T42.  Day 2-3 and Per… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/hannahs-profess/

T42 Professional Development Residency

Dance Artists Hannah and Magdalena take part in a professional development residency with international company T42. Here's how they got on!
Each year Déda runs a three day professional development residency with a renowned dance company. The residency consists of three intensive days working with the company, takin… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/t42-professional-development-residency/

Chair’s speech to AGM 2012-2013

2012 was an exceptionally fine vintage – not just for Déda but for the UK as a whole!
2012 was an exceptionally fine vintage – not just for Déda but for the UK as a whole!  The Olympics, Cultural Olympiad and Diamond Jubilee demonstrated Britain at its best, foster… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/chairs-speech-agm-2012-2013/

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