Welcome to the CYD? Teachers Convention!

Skyrocket your dance business!

Join us in person on March the 4th & 5th 2023 at Birmingham Ormiston Academy! (BOA)

We have introduced many new elements to the 2023 CYD? Teachers convention including: 


 The CYD? Teacher Awards will celebrate outstanding achievement in the performing arts. Recognising excellence and championing teachers to keep inspiring and pushing new boundaries. 

There are 10 awards on offer (4 will be nominated by CYD?) each will feature 5 short-listed nominees per category. Nominations have now closed.

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The awards presentation 

Taking place the night before our CYD? Teachers Convention on the 4th March at Birmingham Ormiston Academy (BOA) from 6pm till 10.30pm. You can expect a free drink of Prosecco on arrival, an awards show with performances, after dark networking & canapés, a licensed bar, live DJ and dance floor to party the night away. (Perfect excuse to get dressed up and let your hair down) Entry to this event is included within your CYD? Teachers convention ticket (shortlisted nominees will get a discounted entry ticket).

Introducing Multi Tracks

(At this years teachers convention you will be able to select the track you wish to do) 

Business track – £60

For the first time ever we’re bringing together the A Team in dance business coaches all under one roof! Our experts will cover all aspects of running a dance business by delivering various engaging talks. Our A Team have one goal and that is to help accelerate your business and give you takeaways that you can implement at your school. We have a zero pitching policy meaning no sales talk just pure GOLD nuggets of knowledge! 

Dance Class Track – £70

Our hand selected faculty are experts in their field. Delivering a variety of practical classes that will give you fresh new ideas and content that you will be able to implement at your studio. All our faculty have been selected on their teaching credentials.  This track is suitable for teachers and student teachers who would like to get involved by taking class or alternatively you can sit and take notes during the Masterclass sessions. 

Business & Dance Class Track – £80

For teachers looking to mix up their day with both business seminars and practical sessions. This option gives you the best of both worlds allowing you to create the ultimate day that will help accelerate your business to new heights and give you lots of takeaways from both the Business and Dance track for any studio owner, teacher or student teacher.

What you will learn!

The CYD? Teachers Convention will give you new skills, new ideas, new contacts, new confidence and a plan to grow your business faster than ever before.

‘What an amazing day. So inspired’ – CMJ Studios

The CYD? Exhibition! 

Network and make new business connections in our  dance industry exhibition which is dedicated to bringing you companies that will add knowledge and value to your dance business.

Meet your tribe!

You’ll meet other dance business owners just like you from across the UK. With plenty of breaks throughout the event you will be able to build stronger relationships and make new business pals. 

An unforgettable experience!

We have produced many events over the last 11 years years so know how to deliver on every aspect and we are looking forward to seeing you  at the Teachers Convention in 2023.