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English National Ballet to star in Channel 4’s Stand Up To Cancer

October 19, 2012

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English National Ballet to star in Channel 4’s Stand Up To Cancer It’s here – tonight, stars from television, music and film are coming together this week for “Stand Up To Cancer” – a unique new fundraising campaign on Channel 4. Joining forces with Cancer Research UK, Friday’s live fundraising event hosted by Davina McCall, Alan […]

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Strictly’s Artem Chigvintsev to join Strictly Cinderella

November 14, 2011

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Strictly’s Artem Chigvintsev to join Strictly Cinderella Strictly’s professional dancer, Artem Chigvintsev is donning his dancing shoes for a special one-off appearance as he joins the cast of CBeebies for this year’s panto extravaganza, Strictly Cinderella. Artem plays the palace choreographer who is giving dance lessons to the Prince (Alex Winters) before his appearance in […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | The judges

October 26, 2011

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Strictly Come Dancing | The judges The Strictly Come Dancing judges are (l-r) Alesha Dixon, Bruno Tonioli, Head Judge Len Goodman and Craig Revel-Horwood. Each has been selected for their experience in performance, or judging ballroom competitions, or competing as a dancer either professionally or as a contenstant on Strictly. Opinions vary as to which […]

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Strictly Come Dancing 2011 – the red carpet launch show

September 9, 2011

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Strictly Come Dancing 2011 – the red carpet launch show The red carpet launch show for this year’s Strictly Come Dancing – series 9 – where the celebrities are paired with their dance partners, airs on BBC One on Saturday 10th September at 18.10-19.15 and Sunday 11th September at 17.25.   Bruce Forsyth and Tess Daly […]

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Strictly Come Dancing – the big reveal

September 6, 2011

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Strictly Come Dancing – the big reveal Tonight the BBC revealed the names of the celebrities who will be strutting their stuff over the next few months in order to win the competition for 2011. BBC unveils celebrity line-up for Strictly Come Dancing Series Nine The BBC today announced the star-studded line-up for Strictly Come […]

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Strictly week 7 – the results

November 14, 2010

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   Tonight’s Strictly results show begins with the Professionals American Smooth, with the ladies in silver and gold long satin dresses.  Len described the live show as “the war on the floor” with so much going on.  Alesha felt that Michelle had almost given up, as she stood in front of the judges and agreed with […]

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Strictly Halloween results show

October 31, 2010

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The Halloween themed Strictly results show opens with the Pro dancers dressed in day-glo yellow, with Anton in army green and Erin in a red dress, dancing to the ‘Ghostbusters’ soundtrack. Looking back over the main show, Len says he was bored with Tina O’Brien’s performance, but Kara Tointon scores the first 10 of the […]

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Strictly results – week 4 and the 3rd celebrity leaves the show

October 24, 2010

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So, another Sunday evening and here we are, another celebrity about to be voted off Strictly Come Dancing 2010.  Do you miss Bruce on the results show ? Peter and Erin are currently at the bottom of the judges leaderboard, but did you vote for them and save them ?  The show kicks off with […]

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Strictly report – week 4

October 23, 2010

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So. it’s Charleston or Tango week for the remaining Strictly contestants.  Fun, or drama ?  Tantalising or charming ? All of the couples look happy and confident walking down the stairs, the celebrities in ever shrinking costumes !  Kara Tointon probably wins the award for the least amount of fabric. Jimi Mistry, who is loving […]

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Strictly report – week three

October 17, 2010

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Strictly Come Dancing week three begins without Tina O’Brien, who is ill and is allowed to miss one show. Kara Tointon and Artem start the evening off with a quickstep.  Kara seems quite confident and fairly belts down the stairs, into a cartwheel!  It’s very fast, with Kara looking serene on top with furious footwork […]

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Strictly report – dancing to stay in the competition

October 9, 2010

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So, this is the first week where one of the Strictly class of ’10 will be voted off by the public.  Who will it be ?  It’s foxtrot and salsa night ! The show kicks off with Bruce & Tess – Tess in a gunmetal grey satin dress that really doesn’t suit her.  Brucie’s jokes […]

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Saturday is Strictly night

October 2, 2010

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So, its Saturday night and finally, Strictly is back.  My first thoughts are that Kara Tointon has the most revealing costume that any female celebrity has ever worn at the start of the show.  How many more times is Bruce going to tell us that they ‘made him’ tell the jokes ?  I’ve got a […]

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Strictly Come dancing Series 8 – the lowdown

September 8, 2010

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Multi-award-winning Strictly Come Dancing returns to BBC One this autumn with a brand-new one-hour studio launch show on Saturday 11 September.   This year, filming commences with a red carpet event at BBC’s Television Centre as celebrities, judges and professional dancers arrive before commencing the live show.   Inside the studio, for the first time ever, viewers […]

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