Strictly Come Dancing pair Janette Manrara and Aljaž Škorjanec announce Derbyshire date for Remembering The Oscars show

Strictly Come Dancing’s favourite couple Janette Manrara and Aljaž Škorjanec will waltz into Derbyshire with a show which tips its hat to Oscar-winning dances, songs, movies and stars.

Sunday, 31st May 2020, 9:38 am
Janette Manrara and Aljaž Škorjanec will bring their Remembering the Oscars show to Buxton in April 2021.
Janette Manrara and Aljaž Škorjanec will bring their Remembering the Oscars show to Buxton in April 2021.

The pair have rescheduled this spring’s Remembering The Oscars tour amid the Covid-19 lockdown and will now be performing at Buxton Opera House on Friday, April 9, 2021.

Janette said: "We are so thrilled to have the opportunity to put on this magnificent show that we are so proud of in 2021. We hope that when these difficult times pass, we can bring joy and smiles to everyone’s hearts; nothing would make us happier!”

Aljaž added, “It was heartbreaking to not be able to open with our show this year. But we are now so thrilled that our beautiful show will still be seen by the UK audiences next year! Cannot wait to be back on stage and perform for you all!”

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Ten free VIP tickets, which include a meet and greet with Aljaž and Janette, will be made available to NHS staff, at every venue, as a way of the producers and Aljaž & Janette showing their gratitude to these frontline heroes. Information on how to claim these tickets will be announced very soon once normal services resume.

Aljaž and Janette said: “We know what we are offering is a relatively small gesture, but we want to acknowledge the amazing effort of the NHS staff who are facing unimaginable pressure on a daily basis as they treat patients across the UK affected by coronavirus. We’ll be rolling out the proverbial red carpet for these heroes and we look forward to thanking them in person throughout the tour.”

Tickets for the Buxton show are priced from £32. Go to www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk