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Strictly Ballroom The Musical tour postponed until 2021

The new UK & Ireland tour of Baz Luhrmann’s Strictly Ballroom The Musical has been postponed until next year.


Former Strictly Come Dancing champion Kevin Clifton will play the lead role of Scott Hastings in the production, which is directed by Craig Revel Horwood.

Originally due to begin performances in Nottingham in September this year, the tour will now begin in Plymouth in September 2021.

All of the original venues will be part of the new tour with ticket holders to be contacted about their options.

> Strictly Ballroom The Musical tour tickets, dates and venues.

Based on the Baz Luhrmann film of the same name, Strictly Ballroom features classic songs including Love is in the Air, Perhaps Perhaps Perhaps & Time After Time; from internationally acclaimed artists Sia, David Foster and Eddie Perfect.

Bringing together a cast of over 20 world class performers. Strictly Ballroom is the story of an arrogant, rebellious young ballroom dancer, Scott Hastings.

When his radical and daring dance style see him fall out of favour with Australian Federation, he must dance with beginner, Fran. Together they find the courage to defy tradition and discover that to win, your steps don’t need to be strictly ballroom!

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