Strictly Come Dancing fans will be overjoyed to hear that the professional dancers joining the celebrities for next year’s Strictly Come Dancing UK Arena Tour are being announced today.
The full line up of the glamourous couples set to sashay all over the UK from January next year are social media sensation Saffron Barker and AJ Pritchard, EastEnders actress Emma Barton and Graziano Di Prima, BBC Breakfast’s Mike Bushell and Katya Jones, actor Kelvin Fletcher and Janette Manrara, Sky Sports presenter Alex Scott and Neil Jones, actress Catherine Tyldesley and Johannes Radebe, CBBC presenter Karim Zeroual and Amy Dowden.
- SAFFRON BARKER & AJ PRITCHARD
- EMMA BARTON & GRAZIANO DI PRIMA
- MIKE BUSHELL & KATYA JONES
- KELVIN FLETCHER & JANETTE MANRARA
- ALEX SCOTT & NEIL JONES
- CATHERINE TYLDESLEY & JOHANNES RADEBE
- KARIM ZEROUAL & AMY DOWDEN
WILL STAR IN THE 2020 STRICTLY LIVE ARENA TOUR!
The sparkling line-up of celebrities and professional dancers will join new tour host and reigning Strictly champion Stacey Dooley, and the tour judges Shirley Ballas, Craig Revel Horwood (who also directs the tour) and Bruno Tonioli as they dance in the biggest entertainment venues across the UK and Dublin from 16 January 2020 for 33 scintillating live shows.
To add even more sparkle professional dancers Luba Mushtuk, Karen Hauer, Dianne Buswell, Joshua Keefe, Jake Leigh and Robbie Kmetoni will also be performing in this supersized dance spectacular. The tour will feature music from the Strictly singers and the Strictly live band. The seven couples will don their sparkling dancing shoes as they foxtrot up and down the country, showcasing all the amazing choreography that Strictly is known for, in this must-see spectacle for all the family.
Opening at the Arena Birmingham on 16 January, the Strictly Come Dancing UK Arena Tour will also visit Aberdeen’s P&J Live Arena, Leeds’ First Direct Arena, the Manchester Arena, Dublin’s 3Arena, The SSE Arena in Belfast, The SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Nottingham’s Motorpoint Arena (including a special Relaxed Matinee Performance on 5 February for which all tickets are £35 plus venue fees) and culminates at London’s O2 Arena on 9 February.
STRICTLY COME DANCING THE LIVE TOUR 2020
16–19 January Arena Birmingham 0844 338 8000
(Thursday 16th at 7.30pm, Friday 17th at 7.30pm, Saturday 18th at 2.30pm & 7.30pm, Sunday 19th at 1.30pm & 6.30pm)
21-22 January Aberdeen P&J Live Arena 0844 477 9000
(Tuesday 21st at 7.30pm, Wednesday 22nd at 2.30pm & 7.30pm)
24 January Leeds First Direct Arena 0844 248 1585
(Friday 24th at 2.30pm & 7.30pm)
25-26 January Manchester Arena 0844 847 8000
(Saturday 25th at 2.30pm & 7.30pm, Sunday 26th at 1.30pm & 6.30pm)
28 January Dublin 3Arena 0844 847 2455
(Tuesday 28th at 2.30pm & 7.30pm)
29-30 January Belfast SSE Arena 0844 847 2455
(Wednesday 29th at 7.30pm, Thursday 30th at 2.00pm & 7.30pm)
1-2 February Glasgow The SSE Hydro 0844 395 4000
(Saturday 1st at 2.30pm & 7.30pm, Sunday 2nd at 1.30pm & 6.30pm)
4-5 February Nottingham Motorpoint Arena 0843 373 3000
(Tuesday 4th at 2.30pm & 7.30pm, Wednesday 5th at 2.00pm* & 7.30pm)
7-9 February London The O2 Arena 0844 856 0202
(Friday 7th at 7.30pm, Saturday 8th at 2.30 pm & 7.30pm, Sunday 9th at 1.30pm & 6.30pm)