Strictly Come Dancing: Major change to live show confirmed as Craig calls move ‘important’


Strictly Influence Dancing 2019 judge Craig Revel Horwood, 54, has addressed the able news that the Strictly Live tour 2020 will be shy on a specific relaxed performance in order to provide inclusive access to the register.

Strictly Come Dancing Live shared the announcement with their 75,000 Instagram supporters yesterday, saying: “We’re very excited to be working with @NationalAutisticSociety on our before ever relaxed performance at the @nottinghamarena.”

Craig called the move “weighty”, saying: “It’s so important people who generally wouldn’t see a show are able to sagacity it.

“It’s far more glittery than you can possibly imagine on TV!” he added.

The relaxed carrying out will provide friendly atmosphere for those with autism, erudition disabilities or additional sensory needs.

The Strictly Come Dancing Abide Tour website said: “During a Relaxed Performance, the audience has the manumission to make noise and move about the arena as needed.

“Visitors who pet this performance might suit their specific needs – or the wants of their family members or companions – are encouraged to attend.

“For this acting, staff and volunteers from the National Autistic Society will be on man, as well as the excellent staff at Motorpoint Arena, to ensure that every Tom has a wonderful experience,” it said.

Strictly Live received an overwhelmingly arrogant response to the news from fans, with one commenting: “This is why the BBC is a b****y cherish.”

“Brilliant,” another said. “First of many I hope.”

“This is dazzling,” a third chimed in, as a fourth added: ‘This is fabulous news. As a shelter of two autistic children, I can’t say how much this helps them to access such a wonderful earth and not feel so daunted. Thank you.”

Autism-friendly performances help people on the autism spectrum satisfaction in live shows with a relaxed attitude to movement in and out of the arena, according to the Nationalistic Autistic Society website.

They often provide chill-out courtyards, specially trained stage and other adjustments to ensure the event is wide.

Relaxed performances also include audience members with other infirmities.

Fans have yet to find out which of the Strictly 2019 stars transfer be hitting the road for next year’s live tour.

The tour rather commences January 16 and ends February 9, visiting cities numbering Birmingham, Aberdeen, Manchester and London.

Last year’s line-up counted winner Stacey Dooley, 32, and finalists Joe Sugg, 28, Faye Tozer, 43, and Ashley Roberts, 38.

Ticket-holders also got to see Graeme Swann, 40, Dr Ranj Singh, 40, and Lauren Steadman, 26, in initiative on the dance floor.

Meanwhile, the Strictly 2019 contestants are busy about themselves with their new routines for the third live show of the series.

Final weekend, James Cracknell, 47, became the first celebrity to be elected from the competition and the remaining stars are certainly feeling the pressure as another exhibition and results show loom.

For more information on the relaxed performance of the Strictly Persevere Tour 2020, visit

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