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Meet the performers and creators of Anima

Learn more about the performers and directors of Anima presented by Joli Vyann, which will be coming to Déda on Thursday 21 November.
Meet the cast and creators the specatcular Anima, which will be coming to Déda on Thursday 21 November. Nao Masuda – Live Music and Original Composition Japanese born Nao Ma… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/2019/11/meet-performers-joli-vyanns-anima/

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/

Summer Fun Clubs - Young Performers take to the stage

Volunteer Scarlett talks us through the first of our fantastic sold-out Summer Fun Clubs, where the children work with professional company Siteline Productions.
25 children aged 5 - 11 stepped into the spotlight last week for our sold-out Young Performers Summer Fun Club Young Performers Summer Club 27th – 31st July 2015 A week of gam… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/summer-fun-clubs-young-performers-take-stage/

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/

Poetry at the CUBE Simon Armitage Competition - Final part of the winning entry!

Since last week we have been posting Lily Gornall's winning entry from our Simon Armitage poetry competition. Read on for the third and final part of her poem....
Award winning poet, playwright, novelist, lyricist and broadcaster Simon Armitage performed at Déda as part of Derby Book Festival on Thursday 4 June   Simon Armitage Poetry Comp… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/poetry-cube-simon-armitage-competition-final-part-winning-entry/

Poetry at the CUBE Simon Armitage Competition

Lily Gornall won the poetry competition which we ran for our Derby Book Festival Simon Armitage event. Here is the first part of her winning entry!
Award winning poet, playwright, novelist, lyricist and broadcaster Simon Armitage performed at Déda as part of Derby Book Festival on Thursday 4 June Simon Armitage Poetry Competi… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/poetry-cube-simon-armitage-competition/

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

QUAD Youth Review: Wendy Houstoun 'Pact With Pointlessness'

A collective review from QUAD Youth Review of Wendy Houstoun's award-winning show, 'Pact With Pointlessness'.
Wendy Houstoun - Pact with Pointlessness QUAD Youth Review (Collective review) 27/03/2015 The last time Youth Review went to see Wendy Houston at Deda, it was for her excellent… http://www.deda.uk.com/about-us/blog/quad-youth-review-wendy-houstoun-pact-pointlessness/



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