Carnegie Hall today announced that, due to recent events in Japan, it was
canceling the panel discussion, Innovating
and Profiting in Contemporary Japan, scheduled for Monday, March 14 at
7:30 PM in Weill Recital Hall.
The panel was to have been presented in partnership with Bloomberg as part of
the citywide JapanNYC festival.
Given its topic, both Carnegie Hall and Bloomberg felt it best to not move ahead
with this particular event. Ticketholders will receive automatic refunds. Those
with questions should contact CarnegieCharge at 212-247-7800.
other festival events are currently scheduled to take place as announced.
"We were all very saddened to hear about the tragedy in Japan. Our thoughts and
prayers are with all those affected," said Clive Gillinson, Executive and
Artistic Director of Carnegie Hall. "At this incredibly difficult time, we feel
it is particularly important to pay tribute to Japan and its people through this