Published: Mar 14th 2019
Glasgow Event Information – tickets will be posted out 7-10 days before the event.
We are looking forward to welcoming you to CYD? Glasgow at The SEC on March 24th. Please read through all the following information.
Doors will open at 8:15am. There will be an introduction to the day at 8:45am in the Main Arena. The Masterclasses will be running all day with the first class beginning at 9:00am, each Gold & Silver Entry ticket allows you to do 3 classes in Jazz/MT, Contemporary/Lyrical & Commercial. You have all been placed in a group, please see below for the timetable of the classes.
The Showcase will begin at 3:50pm (please see the running order below). The awards will be at 6:15pm and the day will finish at 6:30pm.
The cafe will be open all day selling hot & cold food, but we anticipate it to get busy during lunch, so advise to bring refreshments also.
CYD? Glasgow will be held at:- The SEC Centre, Scottish Event Campus, Exhibition Way, Glasgow, G3 8YW See HERE for directions
Multi-storey parking is available. Tariff Rates in the multi-storey Monday to Sunday are: 0-1 hour £5, 1-12 hours £10, 12-13 hours £15, 13-24 Hours £20. The postcode for your satnav is G3 8YW.
The SEC has its own station – Exhibition Centre. There are six trains an hour (around every 10 minutes) from Glasgow Central station, departing from Platform 17 (low level). Strathclyde Passenger Transport operates the Glasgow Subway providing quick and convenient connections from 15 points across the city (the St. Enoch stop is a few minutes’ walk from Central Station for onward transfer to the campus). For further travel information please visit the SEC website https://www.sec.co.uk/visitor-information/how-to-get-here
- Ainsley Ricketts– Contemporary/Commercial Tutor
- Joshua Base Pilmore – Commercial Tutor
- Darren Carnall – Jazz/MT Tutor
- Josh Baker – Contemporary Tutor
- Sam Parry – Contemporary/Commercial Tutor
- Tom Shilcock – Commercial Tutor
- Matt Flint – Jazz/MT Tutor
What to wear
Please wear suitable clothing & shoes for the Masterclasses, in which you can move appropriately. Don’t forget to bring tap shoes to use on the Demo Stage.
Wristbands must be kept all day as they will act as your ticket into each Masterclass.
Bronze Ticket holders are allowed to watch the Masterclasses from inside the studios as well the Showcase & Exhibition. Bronze Tickets can be purchased before the event from www.canyoudancelive.com
Demo Stage – Tap jams, improv comps & more – new for 2019! Check the timetable for more info on these! SOLOS, DUETS, TRIOS – COME & PERFORM ON OUR DEMO STAGE AT OUR REGIONALS! 🔥 Register at the demo stage on arrival ✍🏻 (Routine length: 1 minute for solos, 2 mins for duets and 2.5 mins for Trios).
CYD? Merchandise – At this year’s convention we will be selling CYD? T-shirts @ £10, CYD? Hoodies @ £25
Technique Zone –Come & learn all the current technique tips & conditioning ideas to help you maintain the perfect dancer’s body with AcroPad! Free classes running throughout the day, check the timetable for when these will be taking place!
Last year, over £500,000 worth of training was handed out & many CYD? dancers were awarded full scholarships to Performing Arts colleges. Colleges scout during the masterclasses so everyone gets a chance to be seen. Alongside this, we have also awarded several full scholarships to Laine Theatre Arts with our CYD? / LTA full scholarship scheme. The CYD? team scout at each event & if you are spotted you will be invited to attend a private audition later in the year.
At CYD? Glasgow the following colleges are in attendance:
- D&B Academy of Performing Arts
- The Urdang Academy
- Dance For All
- Performers College
- The MGA Academy
- Morea Performing Arts
AcroPad, Alexandra Donald Photography, Bliss Dancewear Bloch, Bocker Photography, CYD?, Dancebox, Dance on Tan, Dancexclusive, Gotta Dance Dancewear, Personaleyez Design, Prima Dancewear, Simply Stella, Something Tasteful.
We hope you enjoy your day with us.
Matt, Tom & The CYD? Team
Timetable for the day:
Competition Running Order:
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