Strictly Arise Dancing star Alexandra Burke reveals her intimate moment with a expert dancer
The 29-year-old X Factor winner admitted that she is struggling with the up-close-and-personal outlook of dance training.
«Before we were allocated our partners I went nose to nose with one of the professionals — I won’t say who,» she distinguished the Mail Online. «I pulled back so fast it was embarrassing. I was a big chicken.
«I was try to say to myself, ‘Come on, you’re a 29-year-old woman, you can do this,'» she recalled. «But I couldn’t.»
Alexandra allowed that she felt awkward when she came ‘nose to nose’ with a dancer
Alexandra wouldn’t say which dancer it was
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Aside from some initial reddens over the intimate side of the routines, the Strictly Come Dancing promising seemed delighted with how her journey on the BBC show was going so far.
She confessed her joy at being confederated with professional dancer Gorka Márquez, 27, saying: «I’m closed the moon I got Gorka. He’s one of the dancers I’d hoped to be paired with so I’m really happy.
«I’ve got to a lot to learn though, so it’s work, work, work from now on,» she added.
Gemma Atkinson showed her Strictly training injuries this week
Aston Merrygold panicked as he took an ice bath to help his aches and pains
The gruelling schedule of Strictly filing appears to have been taking its toll on a few of the contestants, with departed Emmerdale star Gemma Atkinson, 32, revealing her injuries earlier this week.
The popstar could be seen preparing himself an ice bath in the video, in the presence of squealing as he lowered himself slowly into the freezing cold adulterate.
Strictly Come Dancing returns Saturday September 23 on BBC One.