SEASON 23 MIRRORBALL CHAMPION AND OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALIST LAURIE HERNANDEZ JOINS THE CAST OF DANCING WITH THE STARS: LIVE! – WE CAME TO DANCE
All New Show to Feature Season 23 Pro Finalists Lindsay Arnold, Sharna Burgess, Gleb Savchenko and Two Time Mirrorball Champion Val Chmerkovskiy
Nationwide tour hits the road this winter!
Tickets on Sale Now!
Dancing with the Stars’ newest Mirrorball Trophy winner and Olympic gold medalist Laurie Hernandez will join her partner Val Chmerkovskiy this winter in Dancing with the Stars: Live! – We Came to Dance tour. After winning a gold medal in Rio with the “Final Five” and an individual silver medal on the beam, Hernandez went straight to the ballroom to compete on Dancing with the Stars where America has fallen in love with #TeamValaur. Fans of the show have the opportunity to see the best dancers in the business, including season 23’s finalists Lindsay Arnold, Sharna Burgess and Val Chmerkovskiy, dance with two-time Olympic medalist Laurie Hernandez live in their hometowns this winter.
This all-new production showcases every type of ballroom and modern dance seen on ABC’s hit show Dancing with the Stars, including sizzling group performances, romantic duets, contemporary numbers and original pieces created specifically for the nationwide tour. Dancing with the Stars: Live! travels to 43 cities this winter beginning on December 16th, 2016 and running through February 14th, 2017.
Captivating audiences across the country, Hernandez joins the hottest cast in dance including Lindsay Arnold, Alan Bersten, Sharna Burgess, Artem Chigvintsev, Val Chmerkovskiy, Hayley Erbert, Jenna Johnson, Keo Motsepe, Gleb Savchenko and Emma Slater*. Hernandez is known for her dazzling floor exercise routines and grace and artistry on the balance beam witnessed by the world this summer at the 2016 Olympic Rio games. Hernandez recently added the coveted Mirrorball Trophy to her collection of silver and gold Olympic medals.
“I am so excited to continue this amazing journey and join the Dancing with the Stars tour,” said Hernandez. “I loved every minute of dancing with Val and all of the incredible dancers from Dancing with the Stars. I can’t wait to be back on the dance floor with all of them, visiting cities across the country.”
Tickets for Dancing with the Stars: Live! – We Came to Dance are now on sale. For up to date information and to purchase tickets, go to dwtstour.com. VIP packages will be available throughVIPNation.com, giving fans the chance to purchase premium tickets, meet and greet opportunities with the cast, exclusive merchandise and photo opportunities.
Dancing with the Stars: Live! is produced by Faculty Productions in association with BBC Worldwide.