FIRST, A LITTLE ABOUT ME...
Hello, my name is Debi Hedderwick, I am a Derbyshire based choreographer, performer and creative educator.
I co-founded and work as the Creative Director of Learning Through Arts, (an independent arts organisation that develops inclusive and inspiring creative learning projects across all sectors of the community). I also work as an independent artist, and have a specialism in working with young people and those with additional and complex needs. I am the artistic director and founder of both a professional dance theatre company The Secret Dance Club, and Wirksworth INdependDANCE a locally based, all inclusive Youth Company.
I am currently Chair of Arts Derbyshire, countywide strategic and development arts charity.
In 2018 I was awarded a British Citizen Award for contribution to the arts.
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The Secret Dance Club
A professional dance theatre company exploring innovative approaches to combining dance with text, projection, new music to create narrative form that explores human stories and current issues
Work as an Independent Artist
Debi Hedderwick is a choreographer, performer and creative educator, trained in contemporary dance at LSCD (Diploma), and in music (BA Hons) at Nottingham University, who works with people of all ages and ranges.
Moving Experience and Moving Together
Moving Together - an integrated youth dance group, bringing young people with and without disability together. Moving Experience - creative contemporary dance classes for young people of all ages and abilities from toddlers to young adults.