Watch Strictly stars rehearsing

  • 26 September 2015
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The stars of Strictly have been doing some last minute rehearsing ahead of their first dances this weekend. There are lots of nerves, sequins, high-heels and last minute practising. Strictly sent Newsround some behind the scenes footage of some of the stars rehearsing - take a look at how they're getting on.

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The Wanted's Jay is worried he'll mess up his first Strictly dance.

Practising in a dance studio is hard enough. Performing in front of a big live audience is even more nerve-wracking. All the stars are keen to get it right on the night.

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Georgia May Foote says Strictly is ''very fast'' and ''very difficult'' ahead of the first dances in this year's contest.

Some of the contestants like Peter Andre are used to being on stage and even doing some dancing. But he says it's very hard to do what your partner wants you to.

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Peter Andre says his Strictly partner is strict but Janette Manrara is kind and funny too.

TV star Anita Rani isn't usually shy in front of the cameras. But dancing isn't something she's done in public before and she wants to make sure her first dance is just right.

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Anita Rani says she's waited for this moment her whole life - as she gets ready for her first dance on Strictly Come Dancing.

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