The UK Tour finishes on February 12 at London's O2
The arena shuddered as nearly 16,000 fans roared their greeting to BBC TV’s most successful franchise.
The show’s format licence has been sold to 50 countries.
Every week last year a version of the show was in production somewhere around the world.
You will never be the same again
Hard to believe sitting in a freezing Birmingham, but the wonders of modern technology meant TV sets in Mongolia were simultaneously tuned in to enjoy the show live.
Everyone was waiting for the opening number and actor Danny Mac did not disappoint.
Danny Mac did not disappoint
Performing the Charleston with Oti Mabuse, Mac was the perfect opener.
Handsome and a terrific dancer, he was utterly convincing as he appeared to enjoy every minute. And the feeling was infectious. Revel Horwood marked him three out of 10 and was jeered.
Strictly Come Dancing live tour
Fri, January 20, 2017
Daisy Lowe and Louise Redknapp put their dancing shoes back on yesterday and dazzled in boob-baring dresses at the Strictly Come Dancing live tour photocall.
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The Strictly Come Dancing live tour
The UK Tour finishes on February 12 at London’s O2.
Get a ticket and you will never be the same, it’s a life changer.
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