So you think you can dance tour

Top 10 dancers featured in 15-city Canadian tour –

– Tickets go on sale the weekend of November 21st, 2008 –

Toronto, ON (November 13, 2008) – Tonight it was revealed on CTV that SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE CANADA’s Top 10 are taking their moves on the road for an historic, 15-city, Canadian tour. 19 Entertainment, Dick Clark Productions, AEG Live and Donald K. Donald announce the first-ever SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE CANADA Tour, which kicks off January 30th, 2009 at GM Place in Vancouver.

The SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE CANADA Tour, featuring the Top 10 dancers, will visit some of Canada’s premiere concert venues, including Edmonton’s Rexall Place (Feb. 2), Toronto’s Air Canada Centre (Feb. 13), and Place des Arts in Montreal (Feb. 14). Additional cities on the tour include Kelowna, Calgary, Saskatoon, Regina, Winnipeg, Thunder Bay, Sudbury, Ottawa, Hamilton, London and Kingston.

Fans will need to act fast, or they may miss the opportunity to see their favourite dancers in person. Tickets for the national tour go on sale the weekend of November 21st, 2008. Full details regarding on-sale dates and ticket purchasing are coming soon to dance.ctv.ca.

“Before we even crown Canada’s first-ever favourite dancer next month, SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE CANADA is making history with 19 and Dick Clark’s first-ever Canadian dance tour,” said Susanne Boyce, President, Creative, Content and Channels, CTV Inc. “As the #1 new series of the fall, the tour is an opportunity to give back to the fans who have supported the inaugural season in such overwhelming numbers

The SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE CANADA Tour 2009 will feature hit routines from the #1 new show of the fall season. The national tour includes the following 15 stops:

Friday, January 30 – Vancouver, BC at GM Place

Saturday, January 31 – Kelowna, BC at Prospera Place

Monday, February 2 – Edmonton, AB at Rexall Place

Thursday, February 5 – Calgary, AB at Stampede Corral

Saturday, February 7 – Saskatoon, SK at Credit Union Centre

Sunday, February 8 – Regina, SK at Brandt Centre

Monday, February 9 – Winnipeg, MB at MTS Centre

Tuesday, February 10 – Thunder Bay, ON at Fort William Gardens

Thursday, February 12 – Sudbury, ON at the Sudbury Arena

Friday, February 13 – Toronto, ON at Air Canada Centre

Saturday, February 14 – Montreal, QC at Place des Arts

Sunday, February 15 – Ottawa, ON at Scotiabank Place

Tuesday, February 17 – Hamilton, ON at Copps Coliseum

Wednesday, February 18 – London, ON at John Labatt Centre

Saturday, February 21 – Kingston, ON at K-Rock Centre

The Top 10 dancers hitting the stage are:

ALLIE Bertram, 18, a Ballet dancer from Calgary

ARASSAY Reyes, 21, a Contemporary/Latin dancer from South Surrey, BC

DANNY Arbour, 26, a Latin and Ballroom dancer from Montreal

IZAAK Smith, 19, a Hip-Hop and Contemporary dancer from Prince George, B.C.

KAITLYN Fitzgerald, 18, a Contemporary dancer from Loretto, ON

LISA Auguste, 27, a Contemporary/Hip-Hop dancer from Rexdale, ON

MILES Faber, 21, a Popper and Boogaloo dancer from Calgary

NATALLI Reznik, 28, a Hip-Hop/Latin dancer from Toronto

NICO Archambault, 23, a Contemporary/Hip-Hop dancer from Montreal

VINCENT Noiseux, 22, a Contemporary/Hip-Hop dancer from Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC

SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE CANADA Performance Episodes air Wednesdays at 8 p.m. ET, and Results Episodes air Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. ET on CTV. Encores of both can be seen back-to-back on MuchMusic, Sundays at 9 p.m. ET.

Highlights from each week’s SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE CANADA episodes are available on demand on the CTV Video Player at CTV.ca. For exclusive footage and clips, information on dancers, judges and choreographers along with image galleries, videos, forums, blogs from the judges and more, visit dance.CTV.ca.

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