Friday, March 13, 2020 10:38 AM

CSO CANCELS ALL PERFORMANCES THROUGH APRIL 2 DUE TO VENUE CLOSURES - THE CHATTANOOGAN

The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera will cancel all performances through April 2 due to the closure of the Tivoli Theatre and Chattanooga State Community College. All CSO educational programming and Chattanooga Symphony & Opera Youth Orchestra activities will also be suspended until Monday, March 30, due to the closure of the Hamilton County Schools.

As a precautionary measure against COVID-19, the city of Chattanooga has recommended that the Tivoli Theatre halt all scheduled concerts through Friday, April 3 or until the city is comfortable with the theatre re-opening.

Impacted CSO performances includeLights! Camera! Pops!on March 21,Disney in Concert Tale as Old as Timeon March 28, andDona Nobis Pacemon April 2.Apollo & Jupiter,scheduled to take place at the Chattanooga State Humanities Theatre on March 15, has also been cancelled due to Chattanooga States decisions to suspend all on-campus events until March 31, but efforts are being made to reschedule the performance.

We support the citys decision to keep its citizens safe from this unprecedented pandemic, but of course are disappointed to cancel so many events, said Samantha Teter, CSO Executive Director. This will be a difficult time for the organization and its musicians, so we ask for patience and understanding as we move ...

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