SBM has announced that the Céline Dion concert due to take place on July 18, on Casino Square, has been cancelled. The event was one of the first European concerts in her ‘Courage’ tour.

“My thoughts and prayers are with all those who have lost loved ones and are severely affected by this devastating pandemic caused by the coronavirus. I know everyone is struggling to adapt to these difficult circumstances, not knowing when things will return to normal. Eventually, we will get through … sooner than later, hopefully.

“I have so much admiration for the medical professionals, the first responders and all those courageous people who do everything they can to take care of us and support us during these hard times. I look forward to the day when we can still share our joy of singing and dancing together. At the moment, health and safety is everyone’s top priority … but know that I’m really looking forward to coming back on stage and being with you again,” the star said.

Holders of tickets for the July 18 concert are invited to contact the SBM ticket office (for reimbursement: