• Monday, Nov 5, 2012

    Carnegie Hall Remains Temporarily Closed to the Public as Work Continues to Restore Building Utilities

    Carnegie Hall Announces Updates for November 6 Concerts: Emerson String Quartet with Pianist Yefim Bronfman Rescheduled from Tuesday, November 6 to Monday, January 7
    Tuesday, November 6 Performance by Belcea Quartet Cancelled; Belcea Quartet’s Zankel Hall Performances on November 7 and 9 Remain on Carnegie Hall Schedule  
    Carnegie Hall Has Been Closed Since Sunday Evening, October 28 Due to Hurricane Sandy and Subsequent Street Closures Caused By Damaged Crane on West 57th Street  
    (For Immediate Release, New York, NY)—Carnegie Hall today announced updates for concerts scheduled for Tuesday, November 6 as work continues to restore utilities to its building on West 57th Street, still temporarily closed to the public.

    Updated concert information for November 6 follows. All other scheduled concerts starting on Wednesday, November 7 and beyond remain on the Carnegie Hall schedule. Ticketholders are encouraged to check carnegiehall.org for the most up-to-date information and can call CarnegieCharge at 212-247-7800 with any questions.

    Carnegie Hall has been closed since Sunday evening, October 28 due to Hurricane Sandy and the subsequent closure of West 57th Street by New York City authorities on October 29 because of a construction crane in the neighborhood that was badly damaged in the storm. Streets in Carnegie Hall’s neighborhood opened on Sunday evening, November 4 and work now continues to restore utilities in some area buildings.

    Please note the following concert updates for November 6 performances:

    The performance by the Emerson String Quartet with pianist Yefim Bronfman, scheduled for Tuesday, November 6 at 7:30 p.m. in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, has been rescheduled for Monday, January 7 at 8:00 p.m. Ticketholders should retain their tickets which will be honored for the new date.

    The concert by the Belcea Quartet, scheduled for Tuesday, November 6 at 7:30 p.m. in Zankel Hall, has been cancelled. The quartet’s Zankel Hall performances on Wednesday, November 7 and Friday, November 9, both at 7:30 p.m., remain on Carnegie Hall’s schedule. Patrons who purchased tickets for the November 6 concert with a credit card will be automatically refunded. Those who purchased tickets with cash can return them to the Carnegie Hall Box Office for a refund once the building reopens to the public.

    Ticketholders should direct any questions to CarnegieCharge at 212-247-7800.

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