I was at the second of 2 nights of the Strictly Come Dancing live tour last night. It has become an annual event with a certain group of friends. We all dress up, have dinner before, and then enjoy the show. The audience was overwhelmingly female with a fair amount of kids. There were almost no empty seats and the dance floor, smaller than previous years, was clearly visible from most areas of the venue. I hardly ever resorted to the video screens to see the dancing properly.
This year's tour featured 6 celebs from the most recent series (including the finalists: Chelsee Healy, Jason Donovan and winner Harry Judd) and one from a previous series. The 3 male judges were all present - Alesha has never done the tour and since she
I'm making it sound a little dull but it isn't. There's more glitter than a Mariah Carey album. There's more fake tan than a beauty contest. There's more cringeworthy raunchy scripted dialogue than Blind Date. It's more camp than a row of pink tents. It's FAB-U-LOUS, dahling. Will we be back next year? Absolutely.