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See the biggest stars from TV live in Manchester

07 Jan 2014

Strictly Come Dancing Live foxtrots back into town

Catch 2013 TV show winner Abbey Clancy and dance partner Alijaz Skorjanec, alongside Susanna Reid, Natalie Gumede, Nicky Byrne, Ben Cohen, Deborah Meaden and Mark Benton, in Strictly Come Dancing Live on Thursday 6 & Friday 7 February. 

They will be joined by formidable judging panel Craig Revel Horwood, Len Goodman and Bruno Tonioli and former Strictly favourite and local actress Lisa Riley completes the line up, returning to the glitterball dance floor as host of the 2014 tour.

Tickets for the Thursday 6 & Friday 7 February live shows are on sale now.

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See X Factor 2013 winner Sam Bailey in one of her very first live UK appearances

Sam will be joined on stage in The Manchester by all seven finalists - including Abi Alton, Hannah Barrett, Luke Friend, Nicholas McDonald, Rough Copy, Sam Callahan and Tamera Foster - plus some very memorable contestants from previous shows.

Tickets for the matinee and evening performances of The X Factor Live on Saturday 22 February are on sale now.

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Don't miss the last ever Dancing On Ice Live UK Tour

Jayne Torvill & Christopher Dean will open their final ever Dancing On Ice Live UK tour here in Manchester on Friday 28 March for three days of live shows. 

Speaking ahead of their final Phones 4u Arena shows, Jayne and Chris said:

"This year will be the 30th anniversary of Bolero and our Olympic Gold medal in Sarajevo so, for us, it seemed a fitting time to say goodbye to Dancing on Ice. We wanted to go out on a high!”

Alongside skating legends Torvill & Dean will be a host of celebrity skaters from the ITV show. Follow us on Twitter at @Phones4uArena for the latest celebrity announcements.

Tickets for the Friday 28, Saturday 29 & Sunday 30 March live shows are on sale now.

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Ant & Dec bring their prime time award-winning ITV show to Phones 4u Arena this summer 

Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway comes to Manchester on Friday 15 and Saturday 16 August and the show promises to be packed with special guests, amazing prizes to be won and of course lots of surprises for the audience.

Speaking ahead of their live shows, Ant & Dec said:

“Takeaway is the one show that people always tell us they'd love to be in the audience for, so we've decided to take the show to them! Just like the TV show the audience will have a chance of winning some fantastic prizes as well as being an essential part of the show. It's been an ambition of ours for a long time to go on tour and we can't wait to hit the road!”

Tickets for the Friday 15 and matinee and evening Saturday 16 August live shows are on sale now.

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For details about these shows and more, visit the Phones 4u Arena Event Calendar

  • See the biggest stars from TV live in Manchester - Picture 1
  • Abbey Clancy and dance partner Alijaz Skorjanec - Picture 2