WWE has now confirmed that, asking fans to register for a seat in the virtual crowd at the ThunderDome for a SmackDown taping on Tuesday, December 22.
As noted, the January 1 episode of SmackDown will be a live episode.
All RAW and NXT shows are expected to be live throughout the holidays. NXT is specifically gearing up for its New Year's Evil special on January 6, featuring NXT Champion Finn Balor vs. Kyle O'Reilly.
Join fans from around the world live on TV! Register now for your virtual seat in the #WWEThunderDome during a special taping of #SmackDown this Tuesday! https://t.co/DJkxo7oaos pic.twitter.com/EjnOUL4gdi— WWE (@WWE) December 20, 2020