AJ Pritchard and girlfriend Abbie Quinnen arrive at the launch of Here Come the Boys

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AJ Pritchard cuddles up with glamorous girlfriend Abbie Quinnen as they arrive at the London Palladium for the launch of Here Come the Boys

Theaters across the country are finally starting to reopen after a year of shutdown amid the coronavirus pandemic.

And AJ Pritchard and his girlfriend Abbie Quinnen made the most of it when they arrived on Wednesday for the Here Come the Boys show at The London Palladium.

The couple turned heads as they posed for the photo outside the venue.

Style: AJ Pritchard and girlfriend Abbie Quinnen looked effortlessly chic when they arrived Wednesday for the Here Come the Boys show at The London Palladium

Abbie wore a pink and orange patterned mini dress with a contrasting Zara belt.

She paired the ensemble with coral red open-toe heels and a small beige handbag.

Her blonde locks fell into loose curls and her makeup was neutral, enhancing her flawless complexion.

AJ wore a white open-collar shirt and gray trousers paired with navy blue suede loafers.

Beautiful: Abbie wore a pink and orange patterned mini dress with a contrasting Zara belt and paired the ensemble with coral open-toe heels and a small beige handbag

Beautiful: Abbie wore a pink and orange patterned mini dress with a contrasting Zara belt and paired the ensemble with coral open-toe heels and a small beige handbag

Blonde Bombshell: Abbie's blonde locks fell into loose curls and her makeup was neutral, enhancing her flawless complexion

Blonde Bombshell: Abbie’s blonde locks fell into loose curls and her makeup was neutral, enhancing her flawless complexion

The outing comes after AJ and his brother Curtis commented on the backlash they faced for appearing on Channel 4 soap Hollyoaks.

The brothers – who are professional ballroom dancers and become reality stars – play twins Marco and Jacob in the long-running soap; but their scenes have gone viral in recent weeks due to their ‘wooden’ acting.

Other soap actors – like former EastEnders star Michael Greco and Hollyoaks’ own Parry Glasspool – have since hit the Pritchards and hit casting directors for hiring them, when there are trained actors looking for acting jobs.

On the way home: The pair were later seen taxiing home after the show alongside AJ's Love Island star brother Curtis

On the way home: The pair were later seen taxiing home after the show alongside AJ’s Love Island star brother Curtis

Sitting nicely: The group seemed cheerful on their way home from the show

Sitting nicely: The group seemed cheerful on their way home from the show

In conversation with OK! MagazineCurtis, 25, claims he was unaware of the many memes and clips circulating on the internet calling their scenes “ painful to watch ” as the brothers make plans for the career of dance teacher Trish, played by Denise Welch, to ruin.

‘Up to this point, I felt absolutely nothing of it, because I hadn’t realized anyone had said anything. We always get that, we always get different things and for me it’s always about positivity, ”he said.

AJ added: ‘I’ve learned to go for the positives and not the negatives. If someone has constructive criticism that’s 100 percent great, but if it’s just negativity then I’m not going to waste my energy and time on that. ‘

Soap stars: This comes after AJ and his brother Curtis reacted to the backlash they faced for appearing on Channel 4 soap Hollyoaks

Viral: The brothers - who are professional ballroom dancers and become reality stars - play twins Marco and Jacob in the long-running soap, but their scenes have gone viral in recent weeks due to their 'wooden' acting

Viral: The brothers – who are professional ballroom dancers and become reality stars – play twins Marco and Jacob in the long-running soap, but their scenes have gone viral in recent weeks due to their ‘wooden’ acting

Two scenes in particular have caught the eye online – fans claim they aren’t sure if the brothers have plans to kill Trish or throw her a surprise party.

The boys are seen fuming all over her, with the latest viral clip in which AJ dances down the street and Trish has stolen ” little black book ‘of contacts.

Former EastEnders star Michael Greco, 50, who is best known for playing Beppe DiMarco in the BBC soap between 1998 and 2002, called their performance ‘shocking’.

No one the wiser: Curtis, 25, has claimed he was unaware of the many memes and clips circulating on the internet, branding their scenes 'painful to watch'

No one the wiser: Curtis, 25, has claimed he was unaware of the many memes and clips circulating on the internet, branding their scenes ‘painful to watch’

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