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BALL­ROOM BOYS BACK ON STAGE

FOR­MER Strictly Come Danc­ing pro­fes­sion­als Ian Waite and Vin­cent Si­mone are join­ing forces for a 2019 tour.

The Ball­room Boys will of­fer au­di­ences an evening of dance, song and ban­ter. Ian says: “With so many Strictly tours go­ing out on the road in 2019, we wanted to do some­thing a bit dif­fer­ent, so Vin­cent and I spoke about a boys’ re­union and the Ball­room Boys idea came to life.”

■ Go to the­ball­room­boys.com for tour dates start­ing from next April.

STAND UP FOR FORDE

PO­LIT­I­CAL co­me­dian Matt Forde is plan­ning to mark his last days as an EU ci­ti­zen with a new stand-up tour called Brexit Through The Gift Shop.

The for­mer ad­vi­sor to the Labour Party also hosts Un­spun on Dave and will be kick­start­ing his new live show with two nights at Lon­don’s South­bank Cen­tre next month be­fore head­ing off on tour next Fe­bru­ary. ■ Go to mat­tforde.com for de­tails.

CO­ME­DI­ANS BACK HOS­PI­TAL CHAR­ITY

ROB BRYDON, Dara O Bri­ain, Harry En­field and Greg Davies are among the stars tak­ing part in 100 Hearts A Night Of Com­edy at the Lon­don Pal­la­dium on Fe­bru­ary 13.

Clive An­der­son will be host­ing the event in sup­port of the Royal Bromp­ton & Hare­field Hospi­tals Char­ity.

■ Go to th­elon­don­pal­la­dium.co.uk for ticket in­for­ma­tion.

Matt Forde

Rob Brydon

Ian Waite, left, and Vin­cent Si­mone

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