Harlem Globetrotter will bring their spectacular show to the UK during their 2018 World Tour
The players have shot hoops with President Obama, played with Manchester United and much more.The Globetrotters recently wrapped a busy 90th year tour, during which they named Pope Francis the ninth Honorary Harlem Globetrotter in team history, walked the runway at New York Fashion week, launched the Great Assist initiative alongside Robin Roberts – whom the team also named an honorary Harlem Globetrotter – pledging to spread 100 million smiles over the next 10 years, broke seven Guinness World Records® and remixed the team’s legendary theme song, “Sweet Georgia Brown,” with the help of Grammy Award-winning producer/songwriter Teddy Riley.
The Harlem Globetrotters® are legendary worldwide, synonymous with one-of-a-kind family entertainment and great basketball skills for the past 90 years. Throughout their history, the Original Harlem Globetrotters have showcased their iconic talents in 122 countries and territories on six continents, often breaking down cultural and societal barriers while providing fans with their first-ever basketball experience. Proud inductees of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, the Globetrotters have entertained hundreds of millions of fans – among them popes, kings, queens, and presidents – over nine thrilling decades.
The world famous Harlem Globetrotters, featuring some of the most electrifying athletes on the planet, will bring their spectacular show to the United Kingdom during their 2018 World Tour.
As the world-famous Harlem Globetrotters look toward the 92nd season of entertaining fans 2017 is not over yet. Proving once again to be a busy year for the Globetrotters their 2017 World Tour sees them play in over 250 North American markets and 30 countries worldwide, and has the iconic team putting smiles on people’s faces across the world.
Only one year after setting seven official Guinness World Records ® titles, the Globetrotters broke a single-day total of nine records in 2016, including the longest basketball hook shot, longest basketball shot blindfolded, most basketball 3-pointers made by a pair in one minute, and longest blindfolded basketball hook-shot.
During their 2018 World Tour, the famed team will feature a star-studded roster that includes Big Easy Lofton, Ant Atkinson, Hi-Lite Bruton, Thunder Law, Bull Bullard and Cheese Chisholm – plus female stars TNT Lister and Ace Jackson*- the Globetrotters’ one-of-a-kind show is unrivaled in the world of family entertainment. Every game will showcase incredible ball handling wizardry, rim-rattling dunks, trick shots, hilarious comedy and unequaled fan interaction. After the game, Globetrotter stars will sign autographs and take photos with fans.
Tickets go on sale now the venues, select authorised outlets and www.BookingsDirect.com
. The tour schedule is as follows (game dates, venues and times are subject to change):
DATE CITY/VENUE TIME
May 17, 2018 Brighton/Brighton Centre 7:30pm
May 18, 2018 Birmingham/Genting Arena 7:30pm
May 19, 2018 London/The SSE Arena Wembley 7:30pm
May 20, 2018 Cardiff/Motorpoint Arena 6:00pm
May 22, 2018 Leeds/First Direct Arena 7:30pm
May 23, 2018 Newcastle/Metro Radio Arena 7:30pm
May 24, 2018 Glasgow/Braehead Arena 7:30pm
May 25, 2018 Liverpool/Echo Arena 7:30pm
May 26, 2018 Manchester/Manchester Arena 7:30pm
May 27, 2018 Bournemouth/International Centre 7:30pm
May 28, 2018 London/The O2 6:00pm