Nickelodeon Superstar JoJo Siwa Comes To Ovens Auditorium
Ovens Auditorium will host Nickelodeon star and YouTube sensation Jojo Siwa on her first-ever U.S. concert tour Nickelodeon's Jojo Siwa D.R.E.A.M. The Tour on Thursday, June 20, 2019, at 6:30 p.m. Tickets go on sale Friday, November 16, at 10 a.m. and can be purchased online at Ticketmaster.com, by phone at 800-745-3000, at all Ticketmaster outlets or at the Bojangles' Coliseum Box Office located at 2700 E. Independence Blvd. Tickets start at $39.50 (plus applicable service charges) and are subject to change. A direct link to purchase tickets can be found here.
"I'm so excited to see my fans and to perform my music live," said Siwa. "It's going to be amazing and epic and I have so many surprises in store for everyone. Thank you so much Nickelodeon and AEG for helping this dream come true. This is going to be the best tour ever!"
Fans who subscribe to JoJo's Siwanatorz email club will have access to purchase presale tickets beginning Tuesday, Nov. 13, at 10 a.m. Fans who purchase VIP tickets online will also receive exclusive limited edition Jojo Siwa merchandise. American Express Card Members can purchase tickets before the general public beginning Wednesday, Nov. 14 at 10 a.m. local time through Thursday, Nov. 15 at 10 p.m. local time.
Nickelodeon will release Jojo Siwa's first-ever EP, entitled D.R.E.A.M The Music, featuring four new songs: "D.R.E.A.M," "My Story," "Everyday Popstars" and "Only Getting Better." The music video for "D.R.E.A.M." was released on Siwa's YouTube channel on Saturday, Nov. 3. and to date has garnered over 3.6 million views. The full EP is available on Nov. 16 on all digital service providers.
Fans can visit JoJoDREAMTour.com a list of upcoming tour cities, dates and ticket information.
Siwa helped kick off Nickelodeon's first U.S. SlimeFest event in Chicago earlier this year, a multi-day, sold out music festival for kids and families, where she performed in front of over 24,000 fans. She also performed at Nickelodeon's second SlimeFest UK.
Nickelodeon superstar Jojo Siwa is a YouTube personality, singer, dancer, entrepreneur, social media influencer, New York Times bestselling author and star on Nickelodeon's Lip Sync Battle Shorties. Siwa connects with her fans through many channels: via social media, where she currently has over 7.4 million followers on Instagram, over 17.1 million followers on TikTok (formerly Musical.ly), over 389,000 Twitter followers, almost 500,000 likes on Facebook, and on YouTube, over 8.1 million subscribers with over 1.7 billion views; through her SIWANATORZ club, which stands against negativity and bullying; through her global reach of consumer products including her signature bows, accessories, apparel, arts and crafts, cosmetics, home goods and party supplies; and with her hugely popular singles, "Boomerang," which has been viewed almost 608 million times and is certified platinum, "Kid in a Candy Store," "Hold The Drama," and "High Top Shoes."
Siwa just launched her first animated shorts series, The JoJo & BowBow Show starring Siwa and her furry best friend BowBow. She also works alongside Nick Cannon in Nickelodeon's hit competition series Lip Sync Battle Shorties. She has also appeared on various Nickelodeon live-action series including School of Rock and The Thundermans. Siwa performed at Nickelodeon's 2018 Kids' Choice Awards and has won two blimps for Favorite Viral Music Artist in 2017 and Musical YouTube Creator in 2018. This summer, she performed at Nickelodeon's 2018 Kids' Choice Awards Mexico.
Siwa and Nickelodeon also have a licensing partnership for consumer products inspired by the star. She is a top licensed property with popular consumer products across multiple categories at retailers around the world. In May, the Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association (LIMA) named JoJo the number one live-action licensed property. More than 41 million of her iconic bows have been sold globally, and she has a popular line of Danskin apparel and athleisure line at major US retailers.
Ovens Auditorium, located adjacent to Bojangles' Coliseum, opened in 1955. With a seating capacity of approximately 2,400, Ovens has hosted more than 7,000 events including Broadway shows, symphony concerts, operas, dance recitals and nationally known speakers. For more information, visit ovensauditorium.com.