Can You Dance?

Super Convention

The CYD? Super Convention 2019 will be on the 19th & 20th October. More information coming soon!

Dancers & Spectators

Buy your Entry Ticket then choose your class from over 150 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 focussed 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 and Exhibition Hall, Liverpool.  Our venue is less than an hour away from an International Airport, five minutes from a train station and has several hotels nearby, making it a perfect location for this exciting new event.

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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

Elizabeth ‘Dilly’ Greasley

Keeley East

Laura Daley

Alan Burkitt

Lukas McFarlane

Jennifer Ellison

Ben Davies

Jenni Inglis

Peter Parker

Paula Dymock

Josh Wharmby

Ricky Jinks

Ellie Cobb

Rosina Andrews

Jo Scanlan

Matt Flint

Dane Bates

Emily Charlton

Tom Shilcock

Adam Scott

Madeleine Waters

Nadine Kennedy Wood

Can You Dance?

Super Convention Information

19th October 2019 - 20th October 2019
The M&S Bank Arena and Exhibition Hall, Liverpool,
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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  • Announcing our 2019 College Sponsor!

    Dec 04th 2018

    Introducing our new Headline College Sponsor for 2019 – URDANG ACADEMY! Can You Dance? is proud to announce that Urdang will be supporting CYD? throughout our 2019 season. Click here to find out more!

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  • Dance Star Company Applications are open!

    Nov 26th 2018

    We have opened submissions to join our 2019 CYD? DANCE STAR CO. If you are interested in submitting a video to join the CYD Dance Star Co. please click here to find out more information. For ages 10- 18.

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    Nov 21st 2018

    Your chance to train in depth with the CYD? faculty. The 2019 Intensives will be over 2 days, in ten different locations, with a multitude of classes in various styles! Click there to find out more!

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    Oct 08th 2018

    We had an amazing first ever CYD? Super Convention! Huge congratulations go out to our winning schools who took part in our Finals on the Saturday & Sunday evening! Click here to see who were our winners!

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    Aug 16th 2018

    Huge congratulations to our Laine Theatre Arts Scholarship winner 2018 – PHOEBE ROBERTS who begins her training this September! Congratulations also go out to Khan Rasul and Rory Macleod! Find out more here!

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  • Ballet Zone presented by the RAD

    Aug 09th 2018

    Introducing The Ballet Zone presented by the Royal Academy of Dance at the Super Convention – 29th & 30th September 2018! Please click here to see the full timetable of classes available.

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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