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New Year’s Resolutions: New Year New You

Here at Déda we’ve put together a list of our favourite resolutions in the hope that this time next year we’ll have ticked them off. There might be some good ideas for you to use too!
Run the Derby 10K in March and Coniston Half Marathon in June – Grace Improve my splits – Becky Align to the Wheel of Wellbeing – Clare To do something that brings me happiness eve… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/2019/12/deda-staffs-new-years-resolutions/

July Monthly Update 2019

Find out what we got up to this July!
July Monthly Update 2019 Click on the video above to hear about our top highlights this month! This July we celebrated the talents and achievements of young people in the T… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/july-monthly-update-2019/

SNOW: An Accessible Christmas Performance

Find out how Holly Noble Company is trying to make SNOW a more accessible production.
SNOW director Holly Noble wants to change people’s attitudes towards Ballet, from a dance form often seen as elitist to something to be enjoyed by a wider audience. SNOW retel… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/2018/12/snow-accessible-christmas-performance/

STEAM project bringing STEM subjects alive with circus and dance

Learn more about the STEAM project; a collaboration between Déda and Rolls-Royce to bring the STEM subjects alive with circus and dance.
Déda is really excited to be working with Rolls-Royce to bring STEM subjects to life with circus and dance for Derby school children. Working together, local primary schools, c… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/2018/11/steam-project-bringing-stem-subjects-alive-circus-and-dance/

20 Days for 20 Years Residencies

Déda are pleased to announce the 2018 20 years residency artists, made up of a fantastically broad range of creatives from across the Midlands and UK.
@deda.derby #dedaderby @dedaderby   Keep your eyes on the Déda social media channels for more information on the artists and chances to see them in action! Déda are pleased to… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/2018/08/20-days-20-years-residencies/

Derby Dancing: Northern Soul Scene Still Going Strong!

Carlton's Derby Dancing Northern Soul Moments...
I was first introduced to the Northern Soul scene when I was about 15 when some lads at our local youth club at Spondon house school started playing some Soul music – a type of mus… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/2018/08/derby-dancing-northern-soul-scene-still-going-strong/

Déda Celebrates 20 Year Anniversary Milestone

More than 100 people who are part of the past, present and future of Déda in Derby's Cathedral Quarter attended a 20th anniversary celebration event at the Chapel Street venue.
More than 100 people who are part of the past, present and future of Déda in Derby's Cathedral Quarter attended a 20th anniversary celebration event at the Chapel Street venue. … http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/news/deda-celebrates-20-year-anniversary-milestone/

Déda Celebrates Anniversary Milestone

More than 100 people who are part of the past, present and future of Déda in Derby's Cathedral Quarter attended our 20th anniversary celebration event at our Chapel Street home.
More than 100 people who are part of the past, present and future of Déda in Derby's Cathedral Quarter attended our 20th anniversary celebration event at our Chapel Street home on… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/2018/07/deda-celebrates-anniversary-milestone/

Isobel's Journey as a START Dance Teacher

Isobel Davis, Dance Development and Learning Coordinator discusses the last five months of teaching dance to eight different schools as part of the START project.
Working with the Start project has been a wonderful, creative journey that I have been able to take with five different schools and eight different Key Stage 1 & 2 classes. As… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/2018/04/isobels-journey-start-dance-teacher/

Déda 20 Years: All Dance and Diversity at Déda

As Déda celebrates 20 years in our Chapel Streety building, we invite Clare Limb, Déda's Head of Dance Development and Learning to discuss the latest All Dance project and Déda's work supporting diversity in the arts.
This time last year I sat down at my PC to write an application to Derbyshire County Council for the position of Creative Producer for All Dance - a project designed to raise the … http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/2018/03/20-years-accessibility-deda-all-dance/

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