The Line Up

The Line Up2018-12-07T07:48:06+00:00

THE LINE UP

STACEY DOOLEY

DANCING WITH ALJAŽ ŠKORJANEC

“I’m loving this experience so much. I know people always say that, but it’s so true. To be able to go on tour and perform for the fans all over the UK is such an honour. I’m so excited! I will miss Kev, but I am looking forward to putting Aljaž through his paces!”

ASHLEY ROBERTS

DANCING WITH PASHA KOVALEV

“The costumes, the crowds and the cha-cha-cha! I’m having the time of my life on Strictly and can’t wait to get my dance shoes back on for the tour. I couldn’t think of a better way to start the New Year.”

DR RANJ SINGH

DANCING WITH JANETTE MANRARA

“From the sequins to the sashays, I have loved my Strictly journey, so to join the Live Tour is beyond exciting. I can’t wait to be reunited with Janette, hit the road and meet all the Strictly fans!”

LAUREN STEADMAN

DANCING WITH AJ PRITCHARD

“This whole experience has been life changing and I’m beyond excited to now dance in some of the country’s biggest arenas and meet all the fans who have supported us.”

JOE SUGG

DANCING WITH DIANNE BUSWELL

“I’m so thrilled to be joining the Strictly Tour in the New Year. I’m loving every minute of Strictly, so continuing my journey into 2019 is going to be brilliant. I can’t wait to get quick stepping at arenas all over the UK.”

GRAEME SWANN

DANCING WITH KAREN CLIFTON

“Quick stepping on the cricket pitch is nothing like on a dance floor that’s for sure! I’m thrilled to be joined by the incredible Karen Clifton on the Strictly tour and can’t wait to get on the road and make Oti proud.”

FAYE TOZER

DANCING WITH GIOVANNI PERNICE

“I’m living the Strictly dream! I love going on tour, so to be asked to join the Strictly Live Tour is such an honour and I cannot wait to meet all the fans.”

THE JUDGES

ORE ODUBA

Shirley Ballas said: “I’m really looking forward to joining Darcey, Bruno and Craig on the Strictly live tour judging panel. I’ve heard so much about the amazing audiences at the arena shows and can’t wait to get the show on the road in January!”

Darcey Bussell added: “I had a wonderful experience with the Strictly company on the 2018 tour and am really excited to be able to join them again in January, and to meet the show’s fantastic audiences across the country!”

Bruno Tonioli remarked: “It’s great news that Shirley will be joining us on the judging panel on the live tour next year. We are all in for a treat – with the amazing dance routines, the stunning costumes and the incredible live music – it’s going to be fantastico!”

Craig Revel Horwood agreed: “2019 is going to be our best Strictly tour yet. There’ll be the glitz, there’ll be the glamour and of course the Glitterball winner at every show. And Shirley joining us on tour and Ore back as our host, it’s the perfect night out for all the family to enjoy. One word, three syllables: FAB-U-LOUS!”

HOST

ORE ODUBA

Ore Oduba

Ore Oduba said: “Goes without saying, I’m so excited to be back hosting the Tour again! As many people know, Strictly means a lot to me so to be back with the gang…well, let’s just say it didn’t take long for me to say ‘yes’! I had the best time hosting the 2018 tour, the Strictly fans were as loud and excitable as ever. And I’m sure 2019 will be no different, we’ve got a sensational show planned. And yes – when we hit the road in January – I will be packing my dancing shoes!”

PROFESSIONAL DANCERS

DIANNE BUSWELL

NADIYA BYCHKOVA

KAREN CLIFTON

GRAZIANO DI PRIMA

AMY DOWDEN

PASHA KOVALEV

JANETTE MANRARA

LUBA MUSHTUK

GIOVANNI PERNICE

AJ PRITCHARD

JOHANNES RADEBE

ALJAŽ ŠKORJANEC