04/15/2013 12:47 pm ET

Selena Gomez World Tour: Singer Announces Dates For 2013 'Stars Dance' Tour

Fresh off her live performance at the 2013 MTV Movie Awards, Selena Gomez revealed she will embark on a world tour this summer.

On Monday, Gomez announced her "Stars Dance" world tour when she phoned in to "On Air with Ryan Seacrest." The United States leg of the 56-city tour will kick off Oct. 10 in Washington, D.C., and will include shows in San Antonio, Los Angeles and Las Vegas.

"It’s going to be a bigger show," the 20-year-old, who also posted the news on Facebook, told Seacrest. "I’m excited. I’ve been dancing a lot and I just want to entertain people and I’m super stoked.”

As for the theme, Gomez wants to channel some of her idols.

"I kind of miss shows when it just used to be about the dancing and the performing as opposed to how big and elaborate the stage is," she told Seacrest. "So I kind of want to get back to that. My favorites were Britney [Spears] and Janet Jackson. So I kind of want to do a little bit more dancing, and just make it about the entertainment and about the show and the songs, as opposed to how big the stage or how many effects we can have."

The singer got back into the groove of things on Sunday at the MTV Movie Awards after taking a two-year break from music to focus on her acting career. Gomez debuted her new single "Come & Get It" on stage with a live Bollywood-inspired performance, earning herself some accolades from Spears.

Tickets for Gomez's world tour can be purchased via her official website on April 20.


Oct 10 - Washington, D.C. - Patriot Center
Oct 11 - Pittsburgh, PA - Peterson Events Center
Oct 12 - Boston, MA - TD Garden
Oct 15 - Buffalo, NY - First Niagara Arena
Oct 16 - Brooklyn, NY - Barclays Center
Oct 18 - Philadelphia, PA - Wells Fargo Center
Oct 19 - Uncasville, CT - Mohegan Sun Arena
Oct 20 - Newark, NJ - Prudential Center
Oct 22 - Hershey, PA - Giant Center
Oct 23 - Louisville, KY - KFC Yum! Center
Oct 25 - Nashville, TN - Bridgestone Arena
Oct 26 - Atlanta, GA - Philips Arena
Oct 27 - Charlotte, NC - Time Warner Cable Arena
Oct 29 - Sunrise, FL - BB&T Center
Oct 30 - Tampa, FL - Tampa Bay Times Forum
Nov 1 - San Antonio, TX - AT&T Center
Nov 2 - Houston, TX - Toyota Center
Nov 3 - Dallas, TX - American Airlines Arena
Nov 5 - Phoenix, AZ - US Airways Center
Nov 6 - Los Angeles, CA - Staples Center
Nov 8 - San Diego, CA - Valley View Casino Center
Nov 9 - Las Vegas, NV - Mandalay Bay Events Center
Nov 10 - San Jose, CA - HP Pavilion
Nov 12- Seattle, WA - Key Arena at Seattle Center
Nov 14 - Salt Lake City, UT - Energy Solutions Arena
Nov 16 - Denver, CO - 1st Bank Center
Nov 17 - Kansas City, MO - Sprint Center
Nov 19 - Indianapolis, IN - Bankers Life Field House
Nov 21 - Minneapolis, MN - Target Center
Nov 22 - Chicago, IL - Allstate Arena
Nov 23 - Columbus, OH - Nationwide Arena
Nov 26 - Detroit, MI - Palace of Auburn Hills
Nov 27 - St. Louis, MO - Chaifetz



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