Learn From the Best in the Industry!

2021 Dance Conventions!

Hip Hop • Jazz • Contemporary • Pop Broadway • & More

New! 2020 Hybrid Dance Conventions!

In Person or Virtual
  • 2 LEVELS! Beginner/Intermediate & Intermediate/Advanced
  • 4 Classes taught by top industry professionals
  • Scholarships awarded in each class
  • Virtual studio package discounts available
  • Limited space available
  • Specific safety protocols for in-person conventions
  • Socially distant dancing & mask wearing
  • All classes and levels streamed LIVE virtually

What makes a Turn It Up Dance Convention so great?

  • Guaranteed Memorable Experience!

    At Turn It Up Dance Conventions we make sure that each and every dancer is having the time of their lives while expanding their dance education beyond the studio. Our master teachers offer unique and fresh choreography that our dancers remember for years to come!

  • Free Entry for Studio Directors!

    Register any number of dancers for our convention and receive a FREE studio director wristband. Directors can watch or participate in all level classes.

  • Access to the Dance Showcase!

    Watch your Master Teachers perform! Everyone is invited to attend! Tell your parents and friends, brothers and sisters to join us!

  • Score Autographs and Photos With Your Master Teachers!

    Here is your chance to get an autograph and picture with your favorite teachers. Make sure to purchase your favorite item and have it autographed for a long lasting memory!

  • Earn Scholarship Dollars for Future Events!

    Outstanding dancers will be selected by our master teachers and will be awarded scholarship dollars that can be used towards any future Turn It Up Dance Challenge Convention, Regional, or National competition.

  • Invitations to be a Part of our Turn It Up National Dance Team!

    Master Teachers in all classes will be selecting outstanding dancers to be invited onto the Turn It Up National Dance Team, at the Nationals of their choice, where they will receive costumes, work one on one with top notch choreographers, and have the chance to perform in front of everyone and more! This is an amazing opportunity and a great honor for young dancers.

2021 Convention Tour Dates

24octAll DayDetroit, MI

24octAll DayManchester, NH

31octAll DayPrinceton, NJ

06novAll DayLong Island, NY

07novAll DayChicago, IL

14novAll DayLakeland, FL

21novAll DayAlbany, NY

21novAll DayMashantucket, CT

05decAll DayKing of Prussia, PA

05decAll DayKansas City, KS

Want to Turn It Up A Notch?

At Conventions, work ONE-ON-ONE with our master teachers to clean your competition routines.

Turn It Up A Notch Routine Review Session
  • Must be registered for conventions to participate!
  • Routine Feedback – $79/routine
  • Solo/Duos/Trios ONLY.
  • Independent dancers MUST receive approval from their teacher/choreographer.
Routine Feedback Sessions!

Register a solo, duo, or trio to receive direct feedback from our esteemed master teachers & turn your routine up a notch for competition season! The showcase will take place in the main ballroom immediately following the meet and greet at the conclusion of the convention. Dancers will perform their routine for our master teachers and will receive verbal critiques that will be recorded and provided to studio directors. Dancers will also get the opportunity to speak one on one with the master teachers and receive live feedback on the spot. This is a great opportunity for dancers to receive feedback from a professional panel before the start of the competitive season. No awards will be presented. The showcase focuses on the opportunity to perform and working to improve your routine! Costumes can be worn but are not required. Routines must be registered and paid for at least 20 days prior to the event. This will be a closed showcase and is only open to registered dancers, their parents, and their teachers. This is strictly a performance opportunity and not a competition.

Call for more info!

Meet Our Amazing

Master Teachers

Some of the Hottest Dance Professionals in the Industry!

Alex Wong

SYTYCD All Star!
Newsies on Broadway!


Megz Alfonso

SYTYCD Season 12


Ashley Rich

Founder of Rich Dance Project


Sarah-Katarina Skooj Core-0

Director of Boston Community Dance Project and seen on HGTV, ESPN, and NESN.


Tina Landon

Emmy Award Nominated Creative Director & Choreographer!


Nikki Gyftopoulos

National Award Winning Choreographer!


Geo Hubela

Choreographer of ICONic Boyz, seen on NBC’s World of Dance!


Wondering What to Expect? Check Out Our

Sample Schedule

Exact Schedules are Posted at Least One Week Before Each Convention!

Pleases Note: This is a general guideline of how each convention will run.

Schedules may be subject to change. Teachers, styles of dance, and exact times may vary by location. Other classes that may be offered include Ballet, Lyrical, Tap, Jumps, Leaps and Turns, Improvisation, or Audition.

Time Minis (ages 6-8) Beg./Int. (ages 9-11) Int./Adv. (ages 12-18+)
8:15-9:25 Check-in | Opener and Warm-Up
9:30-10:20 NA Comtempo-Hip Hop Contemporary
10:25-11:15 NA Jazz Pop Broadway
11:20-12:05 Lunch Break | Regroup
12:05-12:55 Jazz Hip Hop Contempo-Hip Hop
1:00-1:50 Pop Broadway Contemporary Hip Hop
1:55-2:45 Hip Hop Pop Broadway Jazz
2:50-3:50 Giveaways, Showcase and Meet & Greet!
Turn it Up a Notch! * Routine times TBD. You will receive an email before the convention.

To View a Specific Event Schedule

Select Your Convention Location From the Tour Dates Section and "View Schedule" 

Register Early, Space is Limited!

Convention Rates

The Freshest One Day Dance Convention With The Most Value In The Industry!

Studio Directors, Contact us for Group Rates!