Hurricane Irma: Ruth Eckerd Hall postpones events through Sunday, including Sammy Hagar, Scott Stapp
In the wake of Hurricane Irma, Ruth Eckerd Hall has postponed all events through Sunday at the venue, as well as shows at the Capitol Theatre and Coachman Park. This includes concerts by Sammy Hagar, Scott Stapp of Creed and Peppa Pig Live.
New dates will be announced soon for the following events:
Wednesday: Mutlu with Ella Jet at Ruth Eckerd Hall's Murray Theatre
Friday: Ruth Eckerd Hall's annual gala; Dr. Strangelove at the Capitol Theatre
Saturday: Make America Rock Again with Creed's Scott Stapp at Ruth Eckerd Hall; Thunder from Down Under at the Capitol Theatre
Sunday: Sammy Hagar and the Circle at Coachman Park; Peppa Pig Live at Ruth Eckerd Hall
Ruth Eckerd's Marcia P. Hoffman School of the Arts has also canceled all classes and events through Sunday. While no damage was reported at either Ruth Eckerd Hall or the Capitol Theatre, both venues themselves will itself will be closed until at least Thursday.
Two previously postponed Capitol Theatre shows already have new dates: Steve Earle on Dec. 17 and Adam Ant on Jan. 31.
-- Jay Cridlin