Murat Theatre | Indianapolis, Indiana
America's favorite dance competition television series, Dancing with The Stars, is back on tour and coming to Wang Theatre on Wednesday, January, 29th, 2023. The superstar, hit television series, based on similar, but nearly as good, UK TV series Strictly Come Dancing, premiered on ABC in 2005 and ran for 30 seasons. The show recently started its 31st season at Disney Plus, and pairs professional dancers and celebrities together to be judged by a panel of judges and the audience. So grab some tickets and your shiniest sequin dress for a spectacular night out!
Professional dancers and celebrities are paired together and each week they are judged, by a panel of judges and the audience, forms the concept of the show. Each week, the professional dancers take the celebrities through their classes and are instructed accordingly. Each week, the pair then perform predetermined dances, and showcase their prowess before the other contesting couples. Judging is done by a panel of professional judges, and the audience also have their say. By this voting means, the weakest couple are voted off the show.
The show is a franchise show, from the British Television series, ‘Strictly Come Dancing’. It premiered in America on the ABC channel in June 2005 and has run for 30 seasons until November 2019, when it opened its 31st season with Disney Plus. Since its inception, 367 celebrities have appeared on the show and almost 50 professional dancers have taken part.