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PREVIEW: Diversity Dance Superstars Jump This Way On Connected UK Tour

Over 120,000 tickets for 79 shows will see them perform over four months in 34 theaters and arenas in cities and towns across the UK.

Diversity, winner of the Bafta TV award voted by the public for Must-See Moment, for its Black Lives Matter-inspired routine performed on Britain’s Got Talent, is selling out shows and adding dates due to phenomenal demand.

The tour, already underway and running until June 19 – see full details below – will see them perform in April at the Nottingham Royal Concert Hall, Hull Bonus Arena, York Barbican, London Palladium, Birmingham Alexandra Theatre, Northampton Derngate , Blackpool Opera House, Edinburgh Usher Hall, Halifax Victoria Theater and Liverpool Philharmonic Hall.

In May they visit Sheffield Town Hall, Carlisle Sands Centre, Manchester Opera House, Harrogate Convention Centre, Guildford G Live, Cardiff Motorpoint Arena, Plymouth Pavilions, Gateshead Sage, Glasgow King’s Theatre, the Stoke-On-Trent Regent Theatre, Bournemouth International Centre, Brighton Center and Oxford New Theatre.

Final dates in June will see them perform at Belfast Waterfront, Dublin 3Arena, Bristol Hippodrome, Swansea Arena, Ipswich Regent, Stockton Globe, Ipswich Regent, Birmingham Alexandra Theatre, Stockton Globe and Southend Cliffs Pavilion.

Diversity took the country by storm when they won round three of Britain’s Got Talent in 2009 and have so far sold nine UK and Irish tours, over 600,000 tickets, with countless performances on TV and in direct.

Over the past 12 years, with overwhelming support from their fans and the UK public, they have continued to wow audiences and inspire people around the world.

Ashley and Jordan Banjo are passionate about their onstage storytelling and recently put pen to paper to release their first children’s book Fly High Crew – now available, via Scholastic, it’s a brilliantly fun story that champions inclusivity, l importance of teamwork, achieving your dreams and is centered by the sibling relationship and dynamic of Ashley and Jordan.

Apart from their amazing live shows, Diversity are undoubtedly certified TV superstars.

Ashley Banjo returned as a judge on Dancing on Ice earlier this year. He is also a host and creative in The Real Full Monty, BAFTA and International Emmy Award nominee, Broadcast Award and The Real Full Monty: Ladies Night, winner of the Royal Television Society award, both shows raising awareness of prostate and breast cancer respectively. breast.

Diversity Connected – their biggest tour to date

Ashley was also behind two successful Channel 4 series of Flirty Dancing and appeared as a guest judge in place of Simon Cowell on ITV’s Britain’s Got Talent last year. Ashley also hosted ITV’s newest Saturday night show, The Void over the summer.

Diversity member Jordan Banjo hosted two series of BAFTA-nominated BBC 1 primetime show The Greatest Dancer. Jordan and Perri Kiely are also breakfast radio royalty, presenting Kiss Breakfast every day of the week.

Collectively Diversity recently won Virgin Media’s Must-See Moment of 2020 at the British Academy Television Awards for their incredible Britain’s Got Talent routine inspired by the events of last year, watch again here.

Diversity’s illustrious career shows how they continue to innovate, grow and succeed. This new evolution of the tour proves how far they’ve come in their biggest run in the UK and Ireland yet.

2022 Diversity Connected Tour Dates

DIVERSITY CONNECTED UK TOUR 2022

Fri 01 Apr 2022 Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

Sat 02 Apr 2022 Nottingham Royal Concert Hall MORNING

Sun 03 Apr 2022 Hull Bonus Arena MORNING

Mon 04 Apr 2022 York Barbican

Diversity won Virgin Media’s Must-See Moment of 2020 at the British Academy Television Awards

Thu 07 Apr 2022 London Palladium

Fri 08 Apr 2022 London Palladium

Sat 09 Apr 2022 London Palladium MORNING

Sat 09 Apr 2022 London Palladium

Sun 10 Apr 2022 London Palladium MORNING

Thu 14 Apr 2022 Birmingham Alexandra Theater

Fri 15 Apr 2022 Birmingham Alexandra Theater – SOLD OUT

Sat 16 Apr 2022 Birmingham Alexandra Theater MATINEE

Sat 16 Apr 2022 Birmingham Alexandra Theater

Mon 18 Apr 2022 Northampton Derngate

Tue 19 April 2022 Northampton Derngate

Wed 20 Apr 2022 Northampton Derngate – SOLD OUT

Fri 22 Apr 2022 Blackpool Opera House

Sat 23 Apr 2022 Edinburgh Usher Hall

Sun 24 April 2022 Halifax Victoria Theater MATINEE

Sun 24 Apr 2022 Halifax Victoria Theater

Wed 27 Apr 2022 York Barbican

Fri 29 Apr 2022 Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Sat 30 Apr 2022 Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Sun 01 May 2022 Sheffield City Hall MATINEE

Sun 01 May 2022 Sheffield Town Hall

Mon 02 May 2022 Carlisle Sands Center

Thu 05 May 2022 Manchester Opera House

Fri 06 May 2022 Manchester Opera House

Sat 07 May 2022 Manchester Opera House MATINEE

Sat 07 May 2022 Manchester Opera House

Sun 08 May 2022 Harrogate Convention Center

Wed 11 May 2022 Guildford G Live

Thu 12 May 2022 Guildford G Live

Fri 13 May 2022 Guildford G Live – SOLD OUT

Sat 14 May 2022 Cardiff Motorpoint Arena MORNING

Sun 15 May 2022 Plymouth Pavilions

Tue 17 May 2022 Gateshead Sage

Wed 18 May 2022 Gateshead Sage

Thu 19 May 2022 Glasgow King’s Theater

Fri 20 May 2022 Glasgow King’s Theater

Sat 21 May 2022 Glasgow King’s Theater MATINEE

Sat 21 May 2022 Glasgow King’s Theater

Tue 24 May 2022 Stoke-On-Trent Regent Theater

Wed 25 May 2022 Stoke-On-Trent Regent Theater

Thu 26 May 2022 Stoke-On-Trent Regent Theater

Sat 28 May 2022 Bournemouth International Center MORNING

Sat 28 May 2022 Bournemouth International Center

Sun 29 May 2022 Brighton Center MORNING

Sun 29 May 2022 Brighton Center

Mon 30 May 2022 Oxford New Theater

Tue 31 May 2022 Oxford New Theater

Thu 02 Jun 2022 Belfast Waterfront

Fri 03 Jun 2022 Dublin 3Arena

Sun 05 June 2022 Bristol Hippodrome MORNING

Sun 05 June 2022 Bristol Hippodrome – SOLD OUT

Mon 06 June 2022 Bristol Hippodrome – SOLD OUT

Tue 07 Jun 2022 Swansea Arena

Fri 10 Jun 2022 Ipswich Regent

Wed, Jun 15, 2022 Stockton Globe

Sat 11 June 2022 Ipswich Regent MORNING

Sat 11 Jun 2022 Ipswich Regent

Mon 13 Jun 2022 Birmingham Alexandra Theater

Tue 14 Jun 2022 Birmingham Alexandra Theater

Thu Jun 16, 2022 Stockton Globe

Sat 18 June 2022 Southend Cliffs Pavilion MORNING

Sat 18 Jun 2022 Southend Cliffs Pavilion

Sun 19 Jun 2022 Southend Cliffs Pavilion

Connected Diversity Tour 2022