CANCELLED: Yet Another Concert at Massry Center for the Arts

November 30th, 2017, 11:00 am by Greg

This has not been a good year for the College of Saint Rose’s Massry Center for the Arts in Albany. Not at all…

The Massry’s fall concert season started off with a solid but sparsely attended concert by Amy Helm in early October, but since then it has suffered three consecutive pop concert cancellations.

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First, Marc Cohn concert slated for Homecoming Weekend was postponed at the last minute. (That concert has since been re-scheduled for Tuesday, February 20). Then the concert by Gedeon Luke & The People – originally slated for October 28 – was cancelled.

And now, the concert by Dana Fuchs – which was scheduled to take place on Saturday evening (December 2) – has also been cancelled “due to circumstances beyond our control,” according to the Massry Center website.

Let’s hope that things are looking a little brighter for blues queen Shemekia Copeland, who is slated for a Saturday, December 16 concert at the Massry.

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One thought on “CANCELLED: Yet Another Concert at Massry Center for the Arts”

  1. Mike says:

    No offense to St. Rose but they shouldn’t have built such a cramped theatre. I will never see a show there again because as a 6’4″ adult male I have about as much leg room at the Massry as I do while sitting in coach on JetBlue. I get that some Broadway venues in NYC were built a long time ago when people were smaller but there’s no excuse for the St. Rose engineers to have done such a poor job with the leg room at their recently built performance hall.

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