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Diversity Dancers to bring carnival spririt to Broadway

PUBLISHED: 15:32 12 August 2016 | UPDATED: 15:32 12 August 2016

DW Juniors/Next Generation team up with dance stars Diversity at the London Palladium

DW Juniors/Next Generation team up with dance stars Diversity at the London Palladium

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They have appeared with the Britain’s Got Talent winners on ITV

Young dancers who have appeared with Britain’s Got Talent winners Diversity are to perform at a carnival at Broadway Shopping Centre in Bexleyheath.

DW Juniors and Next Generation, who have trained and performed with Diversity on ITV’s Tonight at the London Palladium, will appear at a parade that marks the culmination of a week of activities at Broadway.

The centre will host a series of free workshops from 11am to 4pm each day from Monday, August 22, where families can create masks and T-shirts to wear in the parade the following Saturday.

Outstanding acrobat Billy George will also take part in the parade, while the Tots-Teens Fashion Show will showcase the styles and outfits available from Broadway’s retailers.

Diversity honed their routines at the shopping centre before they hit the big time with their 2009 Britain’s Got Talent win.

Danielle Banjo, mum of Diversity stars Ashley and Jordan and manager of DW Juniors, said: “It’s great for us to come back to the Broadway Centre where we have so many amazing memories and where we must have performed at least ten times over the last 25 years.

“We still look back at those days and the great people we have worked with at Broadway and the core belief hasn’t changed and the group have always had the motto Dream, Believe, Achieve which originates from Danceworks.”

Ashley and Jordan agreed and said: “Our mum is really inspirational and is why we have achieved so much and we all miss the days of being part of the Fashion Shows.

“But the next generation of kids still are and we have a wonderful member of the group, Nathan, who has mentored and trained the kids brilliantly, and the aim of this exciting week is get everyone to have fun and be a part of an amazing finale on Saturday, Danielle and her team want everyone to Be Creative, Be Unique and Be You.”


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