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Every convention is fun, high energy and positive. CYD? offers an educational dance experience where everyone walks away feeling inspired!

Regional Conventions

Touring 8 REGIONAL CONVENTIONS across the UK, bringing the very best masterclasses, showcase competition & dance exhibition a lot closer to you! Plus global dance brand ambassador searches & college scholarships!

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Super Convention

The SUPER CONVENTION is at the iconic Echo Arena & Exhibition hall on the 29th 30th September 2018. With over 70 MASTERCLASSES to choose from, a bespoke full production MAIN STAGE build for dance schools to showcase, a huge INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION, and much more! 

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Your chance to train in depth with the CYD? faculty. This 2/3 day intensive is for the serious dancer wanting to progress their training. For dancers aged 10 upwards. More information coming soon.

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Exhibitors & Colleges

CYD? is growing at a rapid rate and welcomes UK & International Dance brands, Colleges and Exhibitors who would like to reach 20K + dancers and their families!

Meet The Owners

Who We Are

Formed 6 years ago by friends Matt Flint & Tom Shilcock, CYD? has taken off beyond expectations to become a leading dance event in the UK.

Matt Flint

Matt Flint

Matt works across many areas of the industry – choreographing hit shows like Strictly Come Dancing & Saturday Night Takeaway to West End & Regional musical productions. Matt is proud to have co-created CYD? & looks forward to the new ventures that 2018 has in store!

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Tom Shilcock

Tom Shilcock

Tom is a Freelance Event Producer and Choreographer having worked on high profile fashion shows, product launches, corporate events and hair shows. His passion for teaching has allowed him to create Can You Dance? alongside his close friend Matt Flint.

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Meet The Teachers

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Alan Burkitt

Lukas McFarlane

Ben Davies

Lucy Jane Adcock

Alyx Steele

Josh Wharmby

Ricky Jinks

Ryan-Lee Seager

Dane Bates

Rycardo Gomez

Adam Scott

Anthony Kaye

Madeleine Waters

Emma Rogers

Gaz Davis

Natasha Mould

Jordan Melchor

Chloe Ferns

Adrian Gas

Darren Carnall

Paris Green

Dominic Lawrence

Charlie Bruce

Barnaby Thompson

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    Feb 15th 2018

    Tickets now on sale for the CYD? all new SUPER CONVENTION! On the 29th & 30th of September 2018 CYD? will be taking over one of the UK’s largest arenas, The Echo Arena and ACC in the heart of the iconic Liverpool dock! 

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  • Dance Star Company Application!

    Oct 25th 2017

    We will be auditioning for a group of young dancers  to form the CYD? DANCE STAR CO. If you are interested in attending an audition to join the CYD Dance Star Co. please click here to fill out the form. For ages 10- 18.

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  • Introducing our four new BLOCH artists!

    Oct 24th 2017

    Dancers were scouted across all our 2017 conventions to find the next BLOCH artists! After a fantastic audition in August at Pineapple Studios the winners were announced at our Grand Final on 22nd October!

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  • Our Grand Final Champions 2017!

    Oct 24th 2017

    Wow, what a great day we had at our first ever Grand Final last Sunday in Liverpool! So many talented dancers all under one roof! Click here to see who were our 2017 champions!

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  • Can You Dance? 2018 tickets are now on sale!

    Sep 28th 2017

    Can You Dance? is holding 9 events next year including one SUPER CONVENTION! Tickets for the regional events are now on sale! Which one will you come to? Click here to find out more….!

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  • The CYD Dance Star Co. has been launched!

    Sep 11th 2017

    We have recently launched the CYD DANCE STAR CO. Taking it to the next level, this is going to be something really special, looking for the best dancers across the UK. Auditions begin on the 22nd October at our convention in Liverpool.

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  • All 2018 dates have been released!

    Sep 04th 2017

    Our 2018 dates have now been released. With 9 events in total next year, 3 new venues and one super convention, it’s going to be a very exciting year! Tickets will be going on sale in the next 2-3 weeks!

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  • Our Grand Final tickets are now on sale!

    Aug 09th 2017

    We will be returning to The ACC in Liverpool on Sunday October 22nd. Set to be our biggest convention to date we can’t wait to see you there! Be prepared for even more amazing workshops, prizes, awards, scholarships plus the CYD? exhibition. 

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  • Our online shop is now open, with free UK delivery!

    Jul 31st 2017

    Today we have launched our very own CYD? online shop! Here you can buy our #CYD17 merchandise including our popular I’m a CYD? Dancer T-shirts & Hoodies! We are looking to add more products very soon!

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  • Well done to our regional winners!

    Jun 30th 2017

    This year sees us launch our first ever GRAND FINAL! This will be taking place at THE ACC in Liverpool on Sunday October 22nd 2017 and will see all our regional finalists compete to be crowned the CYD? Champions!

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  • Wow! The 2017 season was fantastic!

    Jun 28th 2017

    A big thank you to everyone who came along to our conventions in 2017! The season was a huge success and we loved seeing you all again! We hope you enjoyed it as much as we did and are looking forward to the Final in October!

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  • Our Laine Theatre Arts Scholarship Winner!

    Mar 16th 2017

    Huge congratulations to our Laine Theatre Arts Scholarship winner Francessca Kennedy! Francessca was spotted at CYD? 2016 and was shortlisted to attend the CYD? LTA scholarship audition day last month.

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