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Dance development

Derbyshire Dance Group was set up to bring together stakeholders involved with dance throughout the county and city. It works to improve information sharing, event planning and helps identify areas for joint working.

Dance    

Dance artists Members of the group include independent dance artists, dance organisations, arts development officers, school sports partnership
development managers, Derbyshire Sport and dance venues. 
   
 DancersDéda is a regularly-funded organisation of Derby City Council and Arts Council England, East Midlands. Déda is central to the dance provision of the city. The facility offers: 134 seat studio theatre, two dance studios, meeting room, office space, café/bar (The Cube). The main business areas of the organisation are: Performance, dance development, classes and workshops, performance programme and commercial activity. 
 
Derbyshire Dance Group has produced a dance development plan which you can download from the related documents section below and which outlines our objectives and our shared vision, which is: 
 
"To enable more people to take part in all types of dance, as audiences, participants and practitioners."

See: Dance links

Related documents

The following document is in Portable Document Format (PDF). You can download software to view PDF documents for free from the Adobe website (opens in a new window)

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