Advertisement

Loretta Lynn postpones Iowa Shows due to exhaustion


Loretta
Loretta Lynn has sold 48 million albums worldwide since 1960. — photo by Third Coast Daily

Country music legend Loretta Lynn has postponed both of her shows in Iowa this week due to exhaustion. The Grammy Award-winning artist was scheduled to play Tuesday in Spencer, Iowa at the Clay County Regional Events Center before heading to Cedar Rapids on Wednesday to play the Paramount Theatre.

In a statement released Tuesday morning, a Lynn representative says the singer began “feeling poorly” midway through a recent Canadian tour and would not be able to make her Iowa tour dates as a result.

“Loretta is a pro and wants to give her fans the best show possible,” the representative said. “She felt she physically was unable to do that.”

Lynn is 81 years old.

Paramount Theatre is telling fans to hold onto their tickets:

Tickets purchased for the October 30 concert will be honored for the new date which is to be announced very soon. The Paramount Theatre Ticket Office will contact ticket holders once the new performance date and time have been confirmed. Patrons are requested to hold on to their tickets, as it is not necessary for ticket holders to have them reprinted for the new date.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Advertisement

A collaboration between The Englert Theatre and FilmScene

STRENGTHEN
GROW•EVOLVE

Help us build the greatest small city for the arts in America—right here in Iowa City. Learn more »

Donate Today

Strengthen • Grow • Evolve is a collaborative campaign led by two Iowa City-based arts nonprofits, The Englert Theatre and FilmScene that seeks a major reinvestment to strengthen the arts through modern and historic venues, innovative programming, and new models of collaboration.

For 18 years...

Little Village has been telling the truth and changing our little corner of the world.

If you can, help us head into the next 18 years even stronger with a one-time or monthly contribution of $18, or any amount you choose.

Little Village
2019 Give Guide

Get to know some of the nonprofits helping to make the CRANDIC a better place to live.