Can You Dance?

Super Convention

The CYD? Super Convention 2020 will take place on the 17th & 18th October at the M&S Bank Arena, Liverpool!

Dancers / Spectators

Buy your Entry Ticket then choose your class from 200+ masterclasses with the UK’s top dancers & choreographers! From Commercial to Contemporary, Ballet to Tap there is something for everyone. Tailor this convention to YOU! The CYD? Super Convention is like no other dance event in the UK! High energy, fresh & innovative, we are focused on empowering & inspiring dancers across the nation! 

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Make new invaluable connections at one of the UK’s largest dance trade show, connect with UK and international customers & be amongst leading brands all under one roof at the M&S Bank Arena (formerly the Echo Arena) and Exhibition Hall, Liverpool. Our venue is less than an hour away from an International Airport, 5 minutes from a train station and has several hotels nearby.

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Teachers Programme

Bringing teachers from across the UK together providing you with fresh, innovative ideas and advice. Click here for information.

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CYD? Super Convention 2019 Starts in:

Meet The Teachers

Our Dance Tutors

Ainsley Ricketts

Charlotte Gooch

Carrie-Anne Ingrouille

Keeran Rose Greener

Leanne Cope

Rhian Duncan

Mike Denman

Lianne Street

Mark Webb

Layton Williams

Vanessa Fisher

Joshua Base Pilmore

Elizabeth ‘Dilly’ Greasley

Ricky Jinks

Ellie Cobb

Matt Flint

Dane Bates

Emily Charlton

Tom Shilcock

Adam Scott

Nadine Kennedy Wood

Katy Hards

Chloe Ferns

Can You Dance?

Super Convention Information

17th October 2020 - 18th October 2020
The M&S Bank Arena and Exhibition Hall, Liverpool (formerly the Echo Arena) ,
Kings Dock,
Liverpool Waterfront
Liverpool, L3 4BX
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Map & Directions

Finding the Venue


From the North – Leave the M6 at junction 26 and follow signs for M58 Liverpool. Follow to end of M58 and then take signs for A59 Liverpool. Continue to follow Liverpool City Centre until picking up signs for the Waterfront. From the South – Leave the M6 at junction 21A and take the M62 to Liverpool. At the end of the M62 follow signs for Liverpool City Centre along Edge Lane, picking up and following signs for Waterfront. The Liverpool Waterfront Car Park is signposted ‘Waterfront’ on the city wide ‘available spaces’ signage. For Sat Nav please use L3 4BX There is a Car Park available at the venue. 


ACC Liverpool is a short taxi or bus ride away from Liverpool Lime Street station and its direct services to London that take little over two hours. 

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