The Strictly Come Dancing 2019 live tour has has been confirmed and here's all you need to know.
Following the end of the 2018 series, details for this year's live tour have been confirmed as tickets go on sale and dates are revealed.
The Strictly Come Dancing UK Arena Tour is waltzing back on the road from January next year for 29 supersized sequin-filled shows across the country.
Strictly 2019 tour judges and host
Strictly favourite and 2017 TV show winner Ore Oduba will be hosting the tour for a second time, while all four TV Judges will join the 2019 Strictly Come Dancing UK Arena Tour.
As for the judges, Craig Revel Horwood, Darcey Bussell and Bruno Tonioli will star alongside Head TV Judge Shirley Ballas - who makes her debut on the live extravaganza.
As well as enjoying the glittering routines, arena audiences have the power to decide who wins the coveted Glitterball Trophy at the end of each show. After each celebrity couple has performed, the tour judges will provide their invaluable critique and scores - but the audience can also vote via text for the favourite couple and ultimately they will decide who wins!
Who's on the Strictly Come Dancing tour line up?
The full Strictly Come Dancing tour line up was confirmed at the end of 2018.
The celebrities and pro dancers on the 2019 Strictly Come Dancing tour are Ashley Roberts and Pasha Kovalev; Lauren Steadman and AJ Pritchard; Graeme Swann and Karen Clifton; Faye Tozer and Giovanni Pernice; Stacey Dooley and Aljaž Skorjanec; Dr Ranj Singh and Janette Manrara and finally Joe Sugg and Dianne Buswell.
To add even more wow, professional dancers Nadiya Bychkova, Luba Mushtuk, Graziano Di Prima, Amy Dowden and Johannes Radebe will also be performing in this supersized dance extravaganza.
What about Strictly 2019 tour tickets?
Tickets for the dancing spectacular went on sale at 8.00am on Friday 21 September in 2018. BUY TICKETS HERE
Costs vary from £35 to £66 depending on band and venue, and there may also be booking fees, etc. There are also premium packages available for an extra cost.
For more info, visit http://strictlycomedancinglive.com/
Strictly Come Dancing 2019 tour dates
This year’s Strictly tour will open at the Arena Birmingham on 18 January and then visit some of the biggest entertainment venues across the UK: Leeds’s First Direct Arena, Manchester Arena, Liverpool’s Echo Arena, Sheffield’s Fly DSA Arena, the SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Nottingham’s Motorpoint Arena and the SSE Arena Wembley.
As ever, the tour culminates with four shows at The O2 Arena in London on 9 and 10 February.
18–21 January: Arena Birmingham
(Friday 18th at 7.30pm, Saturday 19th at 2.30pm & 7.30pm, Sunday 20th at 1.30pm & 6.30pm, Monday 21st at 7.30pm)
24-25 January: Leeds First Direct Arena
(Thursday 24th at 7.30pm, Friday 25th at 7.30pm)
26-27 January: Manchester Arena
(Saturday 26th at 2.30pm & 7.30pm, Sunday 27th at 1.30pm & 6.30pm)
29 January: Liverpool Echo Arena
(Tuesday 29th at 2.30pm & 7.30pm)
30-31 January: Sheffield Fly DSA Arena
(Wednesday 30th at 7.30pm, Thursday 31st at 7.30pm)
1-3 February: Glasgow SSE Hydro
(Friday 1st at 7.30pm, Saturday 2nd at 2.30pm & 7.30pm, Sunday 3rd at 1.30pm)
5-6 February: Nottingham Motorpoint Arena
(Tuesday 5th at 7.30pm, Wednesday 6th at 2.30pm & 7.30pm)
7-8 February: London SSE Arena Wembley
(Thursday 7th at 7.30pm, Friday 8th at 7.30pm)
9-10 February: London The O2 Arena
(Saturday 9th at 2.30pm & 7.30pm, Sunday 10th at 1.30pm & 6.30pm)