Blur/Gorillaz frontman Damon Albarn has been forced to postpone his show at the Sydney Opera House tonight due to the hostage drama playing out at the Lindt Chocolate Cafe in the city.
The Sydney Opera House released this statement not long ago.
MON 15 DEC 2014 8:00PM PERFORMANCE HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED:
In light of the situation in the Sydney CBD today, tonight’s performance by Damon Albarn has been rescheduled to tomorrow, Tuesday 16 December 2014 7:00pm. Existing tickets are valid.
Ticketholders unable to attend the rescheduled performance tomorrow may request full refund by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Tuesday 16 December 2014 3:00pm with a copy of their tickets either scanned or photographed as defaced by strikeout lines and the word “VOID”. Alternatively, please contact us on +61 2 9250 7777 to discuss.
The original start time of 8:00pm for the Tuesday 16 Dec 2014 performance has been rescheduled to 9:30pm to accommodate this additional performance and all ticket purchasers are being notified.
Damon Albarn will be joined on stage by special guest vocalists De La Soul, Remi, Southern Gospel Choir and String Quartet for both performances.
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