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NOTTINGHAM event information

Published: Jun 13th 2019

NOTTINGHAM Event Information – June 23rd, David Ross Sports Village, University of Nottingham

Tickets will be posted out 7 – 10 days before the event.

We are looking forward to welcoming you to CYD? Nottingham at the David Ross Sports Village, Nottingham. Please read through all of the following information:

The day

Doors will open at 8:30am. There will be an introduction to the day at 9:00am in the Main Arena. The Masterclasses will be running all day with the first class beginning at 9:20am, each Gold & Silver Entry ticket allows you to do 3 classes in Jazz/MT, Contemporary/Lyrical & Commercial.

Teachers, please collect your wristbands on arrival from Hannah, where she will also issue you with your teachers lanyards.

The Showcase will begin at 3:40pm (please see the running order attached). The awards will be at 6:00pm and the day will finish at 6:15pm.

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.

The Venue 

CYD? Nottingham will be held at – David Ross Sports Village, University of Nottingham, University Park Nottingham, NG7 2QE, please use this postcode to take you to the correct entrance, then follow directions to the David Ross Sports Village (See HERE for directions)


There is parking available on site.

Your Tutors 

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 tickets/Supporters

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

Exhibition Features

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? Nottingham the following are in attendance:


AcroPad, Apolla Performance Wear, At the Barre Dancewear, Axznt, Belle Dancewear, Bloch, Chameleon Design & Print, CYD?, Danceaid, Dancers Box, Dancexclusive, Dance Depot, Fiona Whyte Photography, Made by STARR, Personaleyez design, Squad Dancewear, Straight to the Pointe, Xcitedancedesigns

We hope you enjoy your day with us.

Matt, Tom & The CYD? Team


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