Jennifer Lopez reschedules New York live performance after blackout


Jennifer Lopez took decisive motion following the cancelation of her “It’s My Get together” live performance at Madison Sq. Backyard earlier on Saturday as a consequence of a widespread energy outage in New York Metropolis.

The second of her two-night run on the midtown Manhattan enviornment, the singer was 30 minutes into her live performance when the venue home lights got here on and an MSG staffer instructed the capability crowd to exit, noting, “We remorse to interrupt this occasion.” Lopez mentioned on social media from backstage: “I like you; I’m so sorry that this occurred in the course of our second,” she mentioned. “I’m going to get again to you as quickly as I can with when we’re going to reschedule the present.”

Certainly, barely three hours later, the Backyard and reps for Lopez introduced that the present would go on two days later, on Monday, July 15. “An influence outage received’t cease Jennifer Lopez from finishing two sold-out nights of her triumphant solo headlining tour at MSG,” learn a press release issued which defined that authentic tickets for the July 13 present can be honored for the newly rescheduled efficiency date.

The ability outage crippled New York Metropolis on Saturday night, leaving some folks stranded as elevators stopped and subway providers stalled. In response to the New York Fireplace Division, the outage was brought on by a transformer fireplace, leaving a lot of Rockefeller Heart and the Higher West Facet powerless. The blackout additionally affected plenty of Broadway productions together with “Harry Potter and the Cursed Baby,” “Hadestown,” “Lion King,” “Ain’t Too Proud,” “To Kill a Mockingbird,” and “The Cher Present,” which had been all canceled.

Energy was steadily restored to the realm, however greater than 73,000 clients had been affected.