Welcome to Decoda

Decoda is the organisation that has grown from the Summer Dancing festivals, initiated in 2007 by Katye Coe. It is an artist led project based in the West Midlands with an international reach. Decoda creates spaces for conversation, practice and community, offers residencies and curates workshop series, festivals and performance events

Monthly Contact Improvisation Jams

The first Wednesday of the month (unless otherwise stated) 7pm-9pm in The Ellen Terry building

Next coming session: Wednesday, 2nd November 2016


Monthly Ground Work Sessions

The third Monday of the month (unless otherwise stated) 6pm-9pm in the Ellen Terry Building

Next coming session: Monday, 31st October 2016


Simon Whitehead in conversation

Monday 7th November 2016 
17.30 – 19.00
Ellen Terry Building


Moved Series…Autumn 2016 – The Surrogate Body 

workshop with Antonio de la Fe

Sunday 20th November
10:00 – 17:00 approx.
ICE Building


Dances on Street Corners

a performance on some local street corners by Virginia Farman

Tuesday 17th January 2016
13:00 – 15:00
meet at Ellen Terry Building



Summer Dancing 2014

We had an exciting Summer Dancing this year, full of workshops, performances and artists residencies.
Below you can see a selection of photographs from the festival. To see more, click here


If you would like to hear more about Summer Dancing and other Decoda events and opportunities please join our mailing list via the sign up form to the right or email info@decoda-uk.org.