Advocate photo by VERONICA DOMINACH -- Brooklyn Fullmer from Utah, right, practices with dance partner Marcquet Hill from Utah and Fashawn from New Orleans, left, before auditions for 'So You Think You Can Dance" at the Convention Center in New Orleans Feb. 1. The U.S. tour featuring 10 national finalists starts at the Saenger Theater Oct. 1.

Tickets go on sale Friday to see the top 10 finalists of “So You Think You Can Dance,” the award-winning television competition, as the national tour kicks off at the Saenger Theatre.

The preformance is Wednesday, Oct. 1, and the tour will hit more than 70 spots across the United States and Canada.

Tickets range from $37.75 to $75.75 at the box office, or by calling (800) 745-3000.

Scheduled to appear in the toe-tapping extravaganza are finalists Bridget Whitman, Casey Askew, Emilio Dosal, Jacque LeWarne, Jessica Richens, Ricky Ubeda, Rudy Abreu, Tanisha Belnap, Valerie Rockey and Zack Everhart.

The dancers will be performing audience-favorite routines, plus new steps created for the tour.

The Emmy-winning production was recently nominated for an additional seven primetime awards.

The box office, located at 1111 Canal St., is open Monday through Friday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, and