Thank you for your patience and all your on-going support during lockdown. In line with the Government roadmap, Déda's building including the CUBE café | bar will remain closed to the public with the exceptions of our Déda | Academy classes, BA(Hons) degree course, hires and residencies as detailed below.

Déda | Academy Classes return to the building
From w/c 19 April, Déda | Academy classes (with the exception of Illuminate) will return to face-to-face learning in-keeping with Government safety guidelines, which include 2 metre social distancing and the use of face coverings. Illuminate will continue to be delivered online for now.

Adult Classes and Book club to continue online
Our next block of online classes will run from w/c 19 April, and will be available to purchase from https://www.deda.uk.com/classes. We will also be continuing our #LIVEInYourLivingRoom monthly online book club on the last Thursday of each month.

Previous updates, outlined in our announcement on 8 March:
BA(hons) Dance University of Derby and Déda students returned to face-to-face learning
Performing arts professionals can use our studio spaces and theatre for training and rehearsals
All activity taking place will be in-line with government safety guidelines including social distancing and the use of face coverings.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact info@deda.uk.com.
Please keep checking our website, social media pages and sign up to our mailing list for updates. There’s a light at the end of the tunnel and although these dates are not set in stone, we’re excited to be making plans behind the scenes ready for your return.

Thank you, keep dancing and moving - with your body or your mind – and always be creative!
Steve Slater, Déda Director

Déda have received the 'We're Good to Go' certificate from the National Tourist Board of England. 



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:
Facebook: @deda.derby
Instagram: @dedaderby
Twitter: @dedaderby
Website: www.deda.uk.com

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Information relating to Coronavirus.

The UK Government have now released a roadmap out of lockdown. You can find information on how restrictions are being lifted by date hereFind out what that means for Derby