Strictly fans nationwide will be delighted to learn that 2020 Strictly finalist Janette Manrara and 2019 Dancing With The Stars (Australia) finalist Joshua Keefe will be dusting off their dancing shoes and completing the incredible line-up for this year’s highly anticipated official Strictly Come Dancing: The Professionals UK tour.
Janette Manrara joined the Strictly family in 2013 and has twice won the Strictly Come Dancing Christmas TV Special.
I am so excited to be joining the Strictly Come Dancing Professionals Tour! I’m thrilled to be a part of the show and to perform on stage across the UK again after so long! I cannot wait to finally see all the Strictly fans that come along the shows - it will be amazing!Janette Manrara
Joshua Keefe is part of the choreography team on the Strictly Come Dancing TV show. He performed in all of the 2020 series’ group numbers and in the Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2020.
Having danced in the TV show and performed in the Strictly arena tour, I can’t wait to join the Strictly professionals on this tour. We’re all so thrilled to be able to perform in theatres again and I know our energy will show on stage. It’s going to be a brilliant show!Joshua Keefe
Directed by Strictly's Creative Director Jason Gilkison, Janette and Joshua join a stunning line-up of pro dancers all ready to race back to the dance floor: Australian Open Champion and 2018 finalist Dianne Buswell; Professional World Mambo Champion and 2021 Strictly finalist Karen Hauer; 2017 Strictly Champion KatyaJones; undefeated four-time British National Champion Neil Jones; 2021 Strictly finalist GorkaMarquez; four-time Italian Dance Championship winner LubaMushtuk, South African champion and Strictly star Johannes Radebe and Dancing With The Stars Ireland professional dancer Kai Widdrington.