Strictly Come Dancing show is coming to Portsmouth – here’s all you need to know 

Strictly Come Dancing: The Professionals is coming to Portsmouth
Strictly Come Dancing: The Professionals is coming to Portsmouth

ANYONE who has a taste for ballroom at the beginning of the 16th series of Strictly Come Dancing on BBC One can also get a slice of dance action when the professional tour comes to town next year.

Spectators of the live dancing spectacle can expect to see the reigning Strictly champion Katya Jones, 2017 semi-finalist AJ Pritchard and two-time Strictly finalist Giovanni Pernice.

Lauren Steadman

Lauren Steadman

Also appearing in the lively ensemble are 2016 Strictly finalist Oti Mabuse; Australian Open Champion Dianne Buswell; Professional World Mambo Champion and former Strictly finalist Karen Clifton; two-time Ballroom and Latin World Champion Nadiya Bychkova; undefeated four-time British National Champion Neil Jones; three time Strictly semi-finalist Pasha Kovalev and 2017 Strictly finalist Gorka Marquez.

Crowds across the country have been promised a total of 35 performance dates, including at Portsmouth Guildhall on May 21 2019.

Doors open from 7pm.

The tickets range from £40.20 to £51.40, and will allow audiences to witness elegant Latin and Ballroom routines, all of which have been choreographed by seasoned professionals.

For more information and to book tickets call 0844 847 2362 or see portsmouthguildhall.org.uk.