Recent Broadway stars Drew Lachey (seen in Rent) and Joey McIntyre (of Wicked) are among the former "Dancing with the Stars" performers set to tour the country with the popular ABC show.
Harry Hamlin (Summer and Smoke, Awake and Sing!) and his wife, actress Lisa Rinna, as well as previous stars and dancers Joey Lawrence, Edyta Sliwinska, Ashly DelGrosso, Louis van Amstel, Willa Ford, Maksim Cherkovskiy, Cheryl Burke and Kym Johnson are also slated to appear.
"Dancing with the Stars The Tour" will feature choreography by Louis van Amstel, and Carrie Ann Inaba will serve as creative director. Group and solo dances will comprise the evening's entertainment peppered with "never-before-seen rehearsal footage and exclusive behind-the-scenes interviews and outtakes as well as many surpise extras," boasts an announcement.
The tour, which will launch Dec. 19 in San Diego, will travel across the states before culminating in Atlantic City Feb. 11, 2007. The tour line-up (subject to change) follows:
Dec. 19: ipayOne Center at the Sports Arena (San Diego, CA)
Dec. 20: Save Mart Center (Fresno, CA)
Dec. 22: KeyArena (Seattle, WA)
Dec. 23: Rose Garden (Portland, OR)
Dec. 27: HP Pavilion (San Jose, CA)
Dec. 28: Staples Center (Los Angeles, CA)
Dec. 29: Glendale Arena (Glendale, CA)
Dec. 30: Thomas and Mack Center (Las Vegas, NV)
Jan. 2, 2007: Qwest Center (Omaha, NE)
Jan. 3, 2007: Xcel Energy Center (St. Paul, MN)
Jan. 5, 2007: Allstate Arena (Rosemont, IL)
Jan. 6, 2007: Palace of Auburn Hills (Auburn Hills, MI)
Jan. 7, 2007: Nationwide Arena (Columbus, OH)
Jan. 9, 2007: Wolstein Center (Cleveland, OH)
Jan. 10, 2007: Air Canada Centre (Toronto, ON)
Jan. 12, 2007: Bradley Center (Milwaukee, WI)
Jan. 13, 2007: Mark of the Quad Cities (Moline, IL)