'Strictly Come Dancing' Stars Rehearse For Live Tour Opening (PICTURES)

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.

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...

Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2013

Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2013