Celine Dion cancels remaining dates of Courage Planet Tour
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Celine Dion has announced the cancellation of the remaining dates of her Courage Planet Tour in 2023 and 2024.
The news of the cancellation of the 42 shows scheduled in 2023 and 2024 was shared Friday to Dion’s official accounts.
“Celine has continued to be treated for a diagnosed health-related situation that prevents her from performing,” a statement shared on Dion’s official Instagram account mentioned. “Celine is operating tough on her recovery, but at this time is unable to effectively prepare for and execute the remainder of the tour.”
Dion announced in December that she had been diagnosed with stiff-particular person syndrome, a uncommon neurological disorder with options of other autoimmune ailments, according to The National Institute of Neurological Issues and Stroke, a division of the National Institutes of Wellness.
The tour was scheduled to run from August in Amsterdam by means of October in Helsinki, choosing back up in March 2024 in Prague and operating by means of April 2024 in London.
Dion also personally addressed her fans in Friday’s statement, sharing her disappointment in canceling the shows.
“I am so sorry to disappoint all of you as soon as once again. I am operating genuinely tough to develop back my strength, but touring can be really tough even when you happen to be one hundred%,” she mentioned in the statement.
“It is not fair to you to retain postponing the shows, and even even though it breaks my heart, it is most effective that we cancel almost everything now till I am genuinely prepared to be back on stage once again,” her statement continued. “I want you all to know, I am not providing up … and I can not wait to see you once again!”
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Tickets bought for the canceled dates will be refunded by means of the original point of sale, according to Dion’s statement.
Prior to the cancellation of the remaining tour dates was announced, Dion had initially rescheduled her spring 2023 shows for 2024 and canceled her summer season 2023 shows. In her December announcement revealing her diagnosis of the uncommon neurological disorder, she also expressed how committed she is to her recovery.
“For me to attain you once again, I have no decision but to concentrate on my well being at this moment and I have hope that I am on the road to recovery,” she mentioned. “This is my concentrate and I am undertaking almost everything that I can to recuperate.”