Dancing on Ice star Comedy Dave Vitty will be at Meadowhall Shopping Centre this weekend meeting fans.
The Radio 1 DJ will be in Sheffield ahead of the Dancing on Ice Tour which comes to the Motorpoint Arena on 9th & 10th April. On the tour Dave will be skating with professional Nina Ulalova who will was partnered with Coronation Street’s Steve Arnold on the hit ITV1 show.
Dave who is best known as Chris Moyle’s right hand man left the competition in week six after judges voted to save Kerry Katona in the skate-off.
He said: “I’m really chuffed to be doing the Dancing On Ice Tour and I’m hoping that without the pressure of the telly show, I might even learn to skate a bit better this time!
“The Dancing on Ice Tour is a great live spectacle in front of a massive crowd and I’m really looking forward to skating with Nina and bringing the show to Sheffield. The excitement is building as we get ready to hit the road, and hopefully we’ll get to meet lots of Dancing on Ice fans when we visit Meadowhall this Saturday!”
Comedy Dave will be at the Lower Arcade near Marks & Spencer signing autographs from 1-2pm on Saturday March 5.
This year’s tour features more celebrity skaters from the current ITV1 series than ever before.
Torvill & Dean will be joined by bookie’s favourite EastEnders actor Sam Attwater, alongside TV presenter Chloe Madeley, Chris Moyles’ sidekick Comedy Dave Vitty, children’s TV presenter Laura Hamilton, Coronation Street and Loose Women’s Denise Welch, singing legend Vanilla Ice and Victoria Cross winner Johnson Beharry who all currently star on the hit TV show. The tour will also see the welcome return of Dancing on Ice 2010 winner, actress Hayley Tamaddon.
All of the celebrities will be trained and choreographed by Torvill & Dean, who will also perform routines choreographed exclusively for the live tour.
Tickets for Torvill & Dean’s Dancing Ice Tour 2011 at the Motorpoint Arena Sheffield, priced Ice side £67.50 (Saturday evening) £57.50 (all other performances), Tiers £42.50/£32.50 (subject to booking fee), are now on sale. Available in person at the Arena Box Office, by phone on 0114 256 5656 and online at www.motorpointarena.co.uk or www.arenaticketshop.co.uk A limited number of family tickets (2 adults & 2 U14’s) are available for each show at £125 and £90 tiered seating. Family tickets are available in person at the Arena box office and by phone on 0114 256 5656 - not available online.