Strictly Come Dancing recap! Watch all of first week’s performances

Here are all of the dances from this week’s Strictly Come Dancing 2019’s first live show for you to watch.


This Saturday night saw the 15 couples performing live for the very first time in the opening episode of the new series.

Here are all the performances plus the marks from judges Craig Revel Horwood, Motsi Mabuse, Shirley Ballas and Bruno Tonioli respectively.

Alex and Neil

Dance: Quickstep
Song: I Get a Kick Out of You by Frank Sinatra.
Judges’ marks: 21 (5, 5, 5, 6)


Chris and Karen

Dance: Cha Cha Cha
Song: Juice by Lizzo.
Judges’ marks: 13 (3, 4, 3, 3)


Catherine and Johannes

Dance: Viennese Waltz
Song: I Got You Babe by Sonny and Cher.
Judges’ marks: 20 (5, 5, 5, 5)


Saffron and AJ

Dance: Tango
Song: Lips Are Moving by Meghan Trainor.
Judges’ marks: 27 (6, 7, 7, 7)


Mike and Katya

Dance: Jive
Song: Do You Love Me by The Contours.
Judges’ marks: 22 (4, 6, 6, 6)


Emma W and Aljaž

Dance: Cha Cha Cha
Song: She’s a Lady by Tom Jones.
Judges’ marks: 19 (5, 5, 4, 5)


James and Luba

Dance: Tango
Song: Gold by Spandau Ballet.
Judges’ marks: 11 (2, 3, 3, 3)


Kelvin and Oti

Dance: Samba
Song: La Vida Es Un Carnaval by Celia Cruz.
Judges’ marks: 32 (8, 8, 8, 8)


David and Nadiya

Dance: Foxtrot
Song: Three Lions by Baddiel, Skinner and Lightning Seeds.
Judges’ marks: 17 (3, 4, 5, 5)


Michelle and Giovanni

Dance: Cha Cha Cha
Song: So Emotional by Whitney Houston.
Judges’ marks: 30 (8, 8, 7, 7)


Dev and Dianne

Dance: Foxtrot
Song: Build Me Up Buttercup by The Foundations.
Judges’ marks: 30 (7, 7, 8, 8)


Anneka and Kevin

Dance: Cha Cha Cha
Song: Gloria by Laura Branigan.
Judges’ marks: 14 (3, 4, 3, 4)


Karim and Amy

Dance: Cha Cha Cha
Song: If I Can’t Have You by Shawn Mendes.
Judges’ marks: 26 (5, 7, 7, 7)


Will and Janette

Dance: Quickstep
Song: Pencil Full of Lead by Paolo Nutini.
Judges’ marks: 31 (8, 8, 7, 8)


Emma B and Anton

Dance: Jive
Song: Honey Honey by ABBA.
Judges’ marks: 23 (6, 6, 5, 6)


As always, the judges scored and critiqued each of the performances.

The judges’ marks from this week be combined with the marks from next weekend’s second live show.

They’ll be combined with the results of the first public vote next Saturday to determine the bottom two celebs.


The two celebrity couples in the bottom two of the overall rankings will find themselves having to dance again in the first results show.

Remember, Strictly is back next Saturday and Sunday night with the second set of live performances and first results show.