Strictly Come Dancing 2012 live shows start tonight! Who's performing?

Denise Van Outen (Strictly Come Dancing)

The Strictly Come Dancing 2012 live shows kick off tonight, as the first half of the celebrities take tot he dancelfloor!

Tonight will see the first six of the fourteen celebrity line up perform for the judges: Craig Revel Horwood, Bruno Tonioli, Len Goodman and new judge Darcey Bussell.

Performing on tonight's first Strictly performance are:
Denise & James With You I'm Born Again Billy Preston & Syreeta Waltz
Michael & Natalie If You Don't Know Me By Now Simply Red Waltz
Colin & Kristina I Got You (I Feel Good) James Brown Cha Cha
Fern & Artem Signed Sealed Delivered Stevie Wonder Cha Cha
Nicky & Karen I Wonder Why Curtis Stigers Waltz
Victoria & Brendan Spinning Around Kylie Minogue Cha Cha

The remainder of the celebs will dance in tomorrow night's show from 6:30PM on BBC One.

The judges will score the celebs but there won't be any public vote or eliminations just yet.

Instead, the stars will have their scores from the panel carried forward to next week's show.

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Strictly Come Dancing 2012 airs at 9PM on BBC One tonight (Friday) and continues at 6:30PM tomorrow (Saturday).

Browse pictures of the Strictly stars in rehearsals below...

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