Déda is a leading creative centre for Dance, Contemporary Circus and Outdoor Work – connecting locally, nationally and internationally.

With an extensive class programme, performances from the best of the international dance and contemporary circus scene, outdoor arts and visual arts exhibitions: Déda enriches people's lives through dance and the arts.

Dance classes for children and young people start with Play, Dance, Move, for toddlers crawling and walking, to fun and creative Saturday morning classes, up to Déda’s flagship Youth Performance Companies.

Classes for adults offer a range of opportunities for all ages and abilities; whether you want to get fit, improve your wellbeing, or learn a new skill – Déda’s extensive programme caters to all with classes including Pilates, Yoga, ballet and social dancing.

As well as being the perfect place to unwind after your class, or before an evening performance, the CUBE café|bar situated in Déda is an ideal spot for grabbing lunch or dinner with friends. Their seasonal menu boasts some of Derby’s finest cuisine in addition to an exceptional choice of independent wines and ales.  The café also has a range of vibrant social events including live jazz evenings, book clubs and poetry performance nights. Check out what’s on at www.deda.uk.com/cube/cube-events

To connect with Déda and find out more follow them on:
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Website: www.deda.uk.com

A Riotous Assembly Curated by David Manley

24 Oct 2019 - 26 Oct 2019

Letting go, running riot is very liberating - and fun. Then comes a reckoning, order being re-established if not restored. The same could be said for abstract paintings.

The Print Project Group

24 Oct 2019 - 26 Oct 2019

The Print Project Group was formed in 1999 by a group of independent photographers dedicated to creating monochrome images.

Alison Lloyd: The Dark Peak

31 Oct 2019 - 23 Dec 2019

Through a passage of movement incorporating walking and dancing Alison Lloyd has documented elements of her life since 1976. In The Dark Peak, many of Lloyd’s photographs show her crouching, in a sheltered spot.
A mini rave for little ones and grown-ups with DJs, dancing, smoke machines, disco balls, creepy crafts and make your own goo!
The Giant Balloon Show will have the audience in stitches and in awe simultaneously.
VisionBombing Game Show is a live performance which invites and brings together the local Hip Hop community to compete in a night of games.
This season sees the return of an eclectic programme of live jazz!

Paul Johnstone: The Ocean Inside Us

2 Nov 2019 - 23 Dec 2019

Paul Johnstone is a self-taught painter who specialises in mark making with oil and canvas that are a visualise portrayal of his ideas

Touch presented by Second Hand Dance

2 Nov 2019 - 3 Nov 2019

A gentle performance for *4 months - 3 years to discover the power of dance.
Join us for an evening of new choreography bringing artistry that embraces life experience on the stage.

Future Light

16 Nov 2019

Future Light is coming this autumn with an exciting programme of youth dance from the Déda Academy, now in its 10th year.

Joli Vyann: Anima

21 Nov 2019

Anima is Latin for breath, life and soul. Joli Vyann’s new show explores the simple act of breathing in all its forms and how it connects us all.

Jaivant Patel: YAATRA

28 Nov 2019

YAATRA, a captivating evening of solo Kathak and Contemporary Dance by British Indian artist Jaivant Patel.
Selfie with eggs is a spectacular and comic self-portrait of an acrobat.
This season sees the return of an eclectic programme of live jazz!
Relive the sounds and excitement of the 60's with Hey Beatles, the premier Beatles tribute act, showcasing the Fab Four’s biggest hits in a special show at Déda Derby.
Hubbub's Winter Wonderland Club event returns filled with sparkle, magic and festive fun!
Derby’s sassiest night out returns this December with a fantastic festive line-up!

Commotion House: Where Is Christmas?

20 Dec 2019 - 23 Dec 2019

It’s Christmas Eve in the Commotion House but it doesn’t feel like Christmas at all. Piles of boxes are stacked and packed ready to move home, with Christmas nowhere in sight....

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