Concert Status Updates

The Met Philadelphia

The Met Philadelphia

Thank you for donating to WHYY during a recent TV or FM Membership Campaign and requesting concert tickets as your thank-you gift. As you know, almost all scheduled concerts have been postponed through 2020. The few remaining events scheduled for 2020 may still be postponed and rescheduled. Find your show below to see the latest updates, rescheduled dates, and status of your tickets.

We want to assure you that your ticketed event will be held in the safest possible way for all involved. We’re grateful for your donation and are committed to giving you the concert experience you expected. We have your back.

If for any reason you misplace (or don’t receive) your tickets, reach out to WHYY Member Services. They can arrange for your tickets to be reprinted and waiting for you at the box office on the night of the performance. Please know, the box office will have a list of our attendees and are able to reprint tickets on demand on show night. Just bring your photo ID for verification purposes.

WHYY Member and Audience Services Department can be reached at (215) 351-0511 (Monday through Friday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM), or at memberservices@whyy.org.

Please check back to this page for future updates.


Michael Bublé
Original Date: Saturday, March 21, 2020
Venue: Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City, NJ
Concert Status: RESCHEDULED
New Date: Sunday, March 14, 2021
Ticket Status: Tickets were mailed for the original date. It is TBD whether new physical tickets will be reissued, or if you can use your original tickets. We will update everyone once a decision is made by the venue.

Celtic Woman
Original Date: Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Venue: The Met Philadelphia
Concert Status: RESCHEDULED
New Date: Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Ticket Status: We will mail everyone new tickets, and your original tickets have been invalidated. Expect to receive your new tickets in early 2021.

David Sedaris  
Original Date: Saturday, April 4, 2020
Venue: Academy of Music, Philadelphia
Event Status: RESCHEDULED
New Date: Tuesday, October 4, 2020
Ticket Status: TBD, we are working with the venue to determine if new tickets will need to be issued. We’ll be in touch as soon as we know. Also, given local restrictions on large gatherings, there’s a likelihood that this show will be postponed again. We’ll keep you updated.

News & Brews
Original Date: Monday, April 6, 2020
Venue: Yards Brewing Company Taproom
Event Status: RESCHEDULED
New Date: TBD
Ticket Status: We are working with our panel to reschedule as a digital event prior to the 2020 general election. We’ll update you once plans are finalized. We’re also working with Yards to arrange for gift certificates that you can use in the future.

Wild Kratts
Original Date: Saturday, April 18, 2020
Venue: Merriam Theater, Philadelphia
Event Status: RESCHEDULED
New Date: Saturday, April 24, 2021
Ticket Status: Tickets were mailed for the original date. It is TBD whether new physical tickets will be reissued, or if you can use your original tickets. We will update everyone once a decision is made by the venue.

David Foster
Original Date: Sunday, April 19, 2020
Venue: Wind Creek Event Center, Bethlehem, PA
Concert Status: RESCHEDULED
New Date: Tuesday, October 18, 2020
Ticket Status: Tickets were mailed for the original date. which can be used for the rescheduled date. If the date of this show changes again, we’ll update you as soon as we know the details.

Brit Floyd
Original Date: Saturday, April 25, 2020
Venue: Tower Theater, Upper Darby, PA
Concert Status: RESCHEDULED
New Date: Friday, August 20, 2021
Ticket Status: We will mail your tickets in spring/summer 2021.

Tommy Emmanuel  
Original Date: Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Venue: Keswick Theatre, Glenside, PA
Concert Status: RESCHEDULED (first to 9/25/2020, then again to 10/1/21)
New Date: Friday, October 1, 2021
Ticket Status: We will mail your tickets in summer 2021.

Daniel Tiger
Original Date: Saturday, May 9, 2020
Venue: Merriam Theater, Philadelphia, PA
Event Status: RESCHEDULED  
New Date: Saturday, January 23, 2021
Ticket Status: Tickets have not been mailed yet. Due to local restrictions on large gatherings, there’s a likelihood that this show will be postponed again. We’ll keep you updated.

Kalmar Nyckel Cruise
Original Date: Saturday May 9, 2020
Event Status: RESCHEDULED  
New Date: You will have choice of dates in fall 2020 or the 2021 sailing season.
Ticket Status: Passes were mailed on 8/6/20.

HoagieNation (Hall & Oates)
Original Date: Saturday May 23, 2020
Venue: The Mann, Philadelphia, PA
Concert Status: RESCHEDULED
New Date: Summer 2021, date TBD
Ticket Status: We will notify you once a new date is scheduled and mail your tickets in spring 2021.

Celtic Thunder
Original Date: Wednesday, December 9, 2020
Venue: Keswick Theatre, Glenside, PA
Concert Status: RESCHEDULED
New Date: Sunday, November 28, 2021
Ticket Status: We will mail your tickets in the fall of 2021.

Andrea Bocelli
Original Date: Wednesday, December 9, 2020
Venue: Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, PA
Concert Status: Currently still scheduled for original date; we’ve been assured by Bocelli’s management team that if a postponement is necessary, the postponement date will most likely be in May 2021.
Ticket Status: Due to local restrictions on large gatherings, it is undetermined if this show will happen on the original date (December 9, 2020). We will notify you as soon as we hear of any updates, including confirmation of the May, 2021 postponement. Tickets have not been mailed yet.

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