The sequins and leotards are back out as the 'Strictly Come Dancing' Live Tour prepares to kick off.

Among the stars putting their dancing shoes back on are Denise Van Outen and Phil Tufnell.

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The pair join last year’s contestants Fern Britton, Lisa Riley, Michael Vaughan and Dani Harmer for the live arena shows. As well as Louis Smith, who won the Glitterball Trophy in December.

The tour begins in Birmingham on Friday, before travelling around the UK until February, with the last date in Sheffield.

Check out all the pictures from rehearsals below...

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  • Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2013

    Louis Smith and Ola Jordan during a photocall for Strickly Come Dancing-Live Tour at the NIA, Birmingham. Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour comes to Birmingham on Friday, January 18th for the first night of the 2013 UK tour.

  • Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2013

    Dani Harmer and Pasha Kovalev during a photocall for Strickly Come Dancing-Live Tour at the NIA, Birmingham. Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour comes to Birmingham on Friday, January 18th for the first night of the 2013 UK tour.

  • Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2013

    Dani Harmer and Pasha Kovalev during a photocall for Strickly Come Dancing-Live Tour at the NIA, Birmingham. Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour comes to Birmingham on Friday, January 18th for the first night of the 2013 UK tour.

  • Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2013

    Lisa Riley and Robin Windsor during a photocall for Strickly Come Dancing-Live Tour at the NIA, Birmingham. Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour comes to Birmingham on Friday, January 18th for the first night of the 2013 UK tour.

  • Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2013

    Louis Smith and Ola Jordan during a photocall for Strickly Come Dancing-Live Tour at the NIA, Birmingham. Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour comes to Birmingham on Friday, January 18th for the first night of the 2013 UK tour.

  • Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2013

    Denise Van Outen and James Jordan during a photocall for Strickly Come Dancing-Live Tour at the NIA, Birmingham. Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour comes to Birmingham on Friday, January 18th for the first night of the 2013 UK tour.

  • Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2013

    Michael Vaughan and NatalieLowe during a photocall for Strickly Come Dancing-Live Tour at the NIA, Birmingham. Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour comes to Birmingham on Friday, January 18th for the first night of the 2013 UK tour.

  • Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2013

    Dani Harmer and Pasha Kovalev during a photocall for Strickly Come Dancing-Live Tour at the NIA, Birmingham. Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour comes to Birmingham on Friday, January 18th for the first night of the 2013 UK tour.

  • Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2013

    Michael Vaughan and NatalieLowe during a photocall for Strickly Come Dancing-Live Tour at the NIA, Birmingham. Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour comes to Birmingham on Friday, January 18th for the first night of the 2013 UK tour.

  • Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2013

    Fern Britton and Artem Chigvintsev during a photocall for Strickly Come Dancing-Live Tour at the NIA, Birmingham. Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour comes to Birmingham on Friday, January 18th for the first night of the 2013 UK tour.

  • Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2013

    Fern Britton (right) during a photocall for Strictly Come Dancing-Live Tour at the NIA, Birmingham. Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour comes to Birmingham on Friday, January 18th for the first night of the 2013 UK tour.

  • Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2013

    (Left-Right) Fern Britton, Karen Hauer, Ola Jordan, Lisa Riley, Denise Van Outen, Dani Harmer and Natalie Lowe during a photocall for Strictly Come Dancing-Live Tour at the NIA, Birmingham. Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour comes to Birmingham on Friday, January 18th for the first night of the 2013 UK tour.

  • Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2013

    Fern Britton and Artem Chigvintsev during a photocall for Strickly Come Dancing-Live Tour at the NIA, Birmingham. Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour comes to Birmingham on Friday, January 18th for the first night of the 2013 UK tour.

  • Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2013

    (Left-Right) Michael Vaughan, Phil Tufnell, Pasha Kovalev, Louis Smith, Robin Windsor, James Jordan and Artem Chigvintsev during a photocall for Strickly Come Dancing-Live Tour at the NIA, Birmingham. Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour comes to Birmingham on Friday, January 18th for the first night of the 2013 UK tour.

  • Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2013

    (Left-Right) Fern Britton, Karen Hauer, Ola Jordan, Lisa Riley, Denise Van Outen, Dani Harmer and Natalie Lowe during a photocall for Strictly Come Dancing-Live Tour at the NIA, Birmingham. Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour comes to Birmingham on Friday, January 18th for the first night of the 2013 UK tour.

  • Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2013

    (Left-Right) Fern Britton, Karen Hauer, Ola Jordan, Lisa Riley, Denise Van Outen, Dani Harmer and Natalie Lowe during a photocall for Strictly Come Dancing-Live Tour at the NIA, Birmingham. Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour comes to Birmingham on Friday, January 18th for the first night of the 2013 UK tour.

  • Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2013

    (Left-Right) Michael Vaughan, Phil Tufnell, Pasha Kovalev, Louis Smith, Robin Windsor, James Jordan and Artem Chigvintsev during a photocall for Strickly Come Dancing-Live Tour at the NIA, Birmingham. Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour comes to Birmingham on Friday, January 18th for the first night of the 2013 UK tour.

  • Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2013

    Lisa Riley and Robin Windsor during a photocall for Strickly Come Dancing-Live Tour at the NIA, Birmingham. Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour comes to Birmingham on Friday, January 18th for the first night of the 2013 UK tour.

  • Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2013

    Denise Van Outen and James Jordan during a photocall for Strickly Come Dancing-Live Tour at the NIA, Birmingham. Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour comes to Birmingham on Friday, January 18th for the first night of the 2013 UK tour.

  • Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2013

    Phil Tufnell and Karen Hauer during a photocall for Strickly Come Dancing-Live Tour at the NIA, Birmingham. Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour comes to Birmingham on Friday, January 18th for the first night of the 2013 UK tour.

  • Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2013

    Phil Tufnell and Karen Hauer during a photocall for Strickly Come Dancing-Live Tour at the NIA, Birmingham. Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour comes to Birmingham on Friday, January 18th for the first night of the 2013 UK tour.

  • Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2013

    Lisa Riley and Robin Windsor during a photocall for Strickly Come Dancing-Live Tour at the NIA, Birmingham. Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour comes to Birmingham on Friday, January 18th for the first night of the 2013 UK tour.