Popular television dance competition “So You Think You Can Dance” will take its top contestants from 2010 on the road with a live U.S....

Popular television dance competition “So You Think You Can Dance” will take its top contestants from 2010 on the road with a live U.S. tour at the end of the season.

Forty dates are booked for the upcoming outing, beginning September 19 at Lakefront Arena in New Orleans, LA. The coast-to-coast U.S. venture will run for two solid months before wrapping November 17 at Jobing.com Arena in Glendale, AZ.

Along the way, the “Dance” cast will stop for performances on September 27 at Gwinnett Center in Duluth, GA; October 7 at Radio City Music Hall in New Yokr, NY; October 16 at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, NJ; October 30 at Target Center in Minneapolis, MN; and November 10 at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, CA.

Initial presales begin July 29, while tour-wide public onsales start July 30. Ticket prices range from a low of $34 to a high of $55 in most markets, according to current event listings on Ticketmaster.com.

This fall’s trek is just the latest for the televised dance competition, which was also on the road for a fall 2009 tour of the United States. That venture was also routed through about 40 markets with similarly priced tickets, and featured the season’s Top 10 dancers.

Also similar to the 2009 trek, the U.S. cast of “So You Think You Can Dance” will visit a single Canadian market — October 19 at Air Canada Centre in Toronto, ON. The provinces have their own off-shoot of the TV dance competition, which toured Canada at the end of 2009.

“So You Think You Can Dance” – 2010 itinerary:
(Dates are subject to change.)

September 19 New Orleans, LA Lakefront Arena
September 21 Houston, TX Reliant Arena at Reliant Park
September 22 Grand Prairie, TX Verizon Theatre At Grand Prairie
September 24 Kansas City, MO Sprint Center
September 25 St. Louis, MO Chaifetz Arena
September 27 Duluth, GA The Arena at Gwinnett Center
September 29 Miami, FL AmericanAirlines Arena
September 30 Orlando, FL Amway Arena
October 2 Charlotte, NC Time Warner Cable Arena
October 3 Richmond, VA Richmond Coliseum
October 5 Baltimore, MD 1st Mariner Arena
October 6 Trenton, NJ Sun National Bank Center
October 7 New York, NY Radio City Music Hall
October 9 Mashantucket, CT MGM Grand At Foxwoods
October 10 Manchester, NH Verizon Wireless Arena
October 11 Boston, MA Agganis Arena at Boston University
October 13 Rochester, NY Blue Cross Arena
October 15 Uniondale, NY Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
October 16 Atlantic City, NJ Atlantic City Boardwalk Hall
October 17 Newark, NJ Prudential Center
October 19 Toronto, ON Air Canada Centre
October 20 Detroit, MI Joe Louis Arena
October 22 Pittsburgh, PA Consol Energy Center
October 23 Louisville, KY KFC Yum! Center
October 24 Columbus, OH Schottenstein Center
October 26 Rosemont, IL Allstate Arena
October 27 Milwaukee, WI Bradley Center
October 29 Rockford, IL Rockford MetroCentre
October 30 Minneapolis, MN Target Center
November 2 Broomfield, CO 1STBANK Center
November 4 Salt Lake City, UT Maverik Center
November 6 Tacoma, WA Tacoma Dome
November 7 Portland, OR Rose Garden Arena
November 9 Sacramento, CA ARCO Arena
November 10 San Jose, CA HP Pavilion at San Jose
November 12 Las Vegas, NV Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino
November 13 San Diego, CA San Diego Sports Arena
November 14 Ontario, CA Citizens Business Bank Arena
November 16 Los Angeles, CA Staples Center
November 17 Glendale, AZ Jobing.com Arena

By Allison Reitz