There is not too much longer to wait for Strictly Come Dancing fans, with series 21 less than four weeks away.
Here is how the 2023 series is shaping up:
When does Strictly Come Dancing start?
According to a post on the BBC's Shows, Tours, and Take Part website, where viewers may request tickets to be in the audience, the first live show will be televised from the Strictly ballroom on Saturday, September 23.
The full list of televised live shows are:
September, Saturday 23 and 30.
October, Saturday 7, 14, 21, and 28.
November, Saturday 4, 11 and 25.
Blackpool Tower Ballroom: Saturday, November 18.
December, Saturday 2, 9 and 16.
Who are the professional dancers in Strictly?
Gorka Marquez, Johannes Radebe, Dianne Buswell, Nadiya Bychkova, Graziano Di Prima, Neil Jones, Nikita Kuzmin, Luba Mushtuk, Kai Widdrington, Nancy Xu, Carlos Gu, Lauren Oakley, Michelle Tsiakkas, and Vito Coppola will all be back.
There will also be room for Karen Hauer, Giovanni Pernice, Katya Jones, and last year’s champion Jowita Przystal.
Amy Dowden has confirmed she will not be back, as she continues treatment for breast cancer.
Who are the celebrities taking part in Strictly 2023?
The confirmed line-up includes:
Channel 4 presenter Krishnan Guru-Murthy
Comedian Eddie Kadi
RTÉ presenter Angela Scanlon
Love Island star Zara McDermott
Coronation Street actress Ellie Leach
EastEnders actor Bobby Brazier
EastEnders actor Nigel Harman
Tennis player Annabel Croft
Family Fortunes presenter Les Dennis