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Strictly Come Dancing 10th Anniversary Live Tour


  • Date: Tuesday 24th January 2017
  • Doors Open: 2.30pm & 7.30pm
  • Pricing: From £35.00

Former Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls, sports presenter Ore Oduba and actress Lesley Joseph are the latest celebrities announced to appear on the Strictly Come Dancing Live UK Tour, which returns to the Metro Radio Arena for two performances in January 2017.

Ed, Ore and Lesley will join fellow celebrities Louise Redknapp, Danny Mac and Daisy Lowe on the 10th anniversary tour, alongside tour host Anita Rani, and the new tour judging panel of Len Goodman, Craig Revel Horwood and Karen Hardy.

Ed Balls described by many as the ‘people’s champion’, became the 10th celebrity to leave the TV series on Sunday night, after losing in the dance-off to Judge Rinder.  On joining the tour, Ed said:  “My time on Strictly has been incredible. I’ve been overwhelmed by the huge support I’ve had from the public voting for me. Going on tour is going to be another first for me and I plan to give it everything I’ve got for the audiences across the country.”

Ore Oduba, BBC Sports presenter, who scored 36 for his Paso Doble on Saturday night’s show said: “Taking part in Strictly has surpassed my wildest dreams. So much so it's difficult to imagine life without it! The live tour means I don't have to wake up from this Strictly dream. I can't wait to travel the country with my friends and meet the fantastic audience that made our whole experience possible.”

Lesley Joseph, best known for playing Dorian Green in the popular television series Birds of a Feather, exited the series in week five.  On joining the tour she said: “This has been a very special Strictly series and I am very proud to have been part of it.  But now I can’t wait for the tour.  I'm getting ready to put my dancing shoes back on and hit the dance floor again!”

The full tour line-up, including the professional dancers, will be announced soon.

Tickets costing from £35.00 are available online, from the booking hotline number 0844 493 6666 or in person from the Metro Radio Arena Box Office. 

  • Date: Tuesday 24th January 2017
  • Doors Open: 2.30pm & 7.30pm
  • From £35.00
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  • Tuesday 24th January 2017


    2.30pm Matinee Performance

    Doors Open: 1.00pm

    Part One: 2.30pm - 3.35pm

    Interval: 20 Minutes

    Part Two: 3.55pm - 5.00pm

    Show End: 5.00pm


    7.30pm Evening Performance

    Doors Open: 6.00pm

    Part One: 7.30pm - 8.35pm

    Interval: 20 Minutes

    Part Two: 8.55pm - 10.00pm

    Show End: 10.00pm

  • Ahead of your visit we would like to advise planning your journey in advance and when using the official Metro Radio Arena car park located on site please take consideration for the matinee performance finishing at 5.00pm. This will be an exceptionally busy time with an anticipated full car park exiting ahead of patrons arriving for the evening performance. Accessible car parking areas available under the instruction of the car park personnel, spaces closest to the main entrance allocated on a first come first served basis. We thank you in advance for your cooperation and look forward to seeing you soon.