Major Gospel Shows Cancelled Due to Covid-19 Outbreak
Dr Rebecca Malope’s Angingedwa The Musical and MTN Joyous Celebrations Easter Show at Carnival City are among the shows that had to be cancelled. The corona virus pandemic has caused a huge disruption and the gospel kingdom is also feeling the pinch. These much anticipated gospel shows are among those that had to be cancelled due to the Covid-19 outbreak. The president of South Africa announced major Covid-19 outbreak restrictions to “flatten the curve” and banned mass gatherings. This included church conventions, Easter celebration conferences and church services and concerts which left many believers devastated at the news.
In a media statement the Rebecca Malope Foundation announced they postponed “Angingedwa” The Musical
” We were looking forward to seeing you, we have postponed the Musical which was scheduled to take place at the Pretoria State Theatre on the 28th of March until further notice. This follows after the President’s announcement last night that all gatherings with 100 or more people are prohibited. A new date will be announced as soon as it is safe to do so and the public gathering prohibition has been lifted.:”Rebecca Malope Foundation statement
Joyous Celebration complied to the president’s call and in the interest of their music supporters, they announced they have postponed Joyous Celebration Easter shows at Carnival City
“Whist it is disappointing to postpone the Carnival City shows at such short notice, as responsible citizens who are committed to safeguarding the health and well-being of our cast, crew, supporters and stakeholders, we know it is our responsibility and in our best interest to do so”, says founder Lindelani Mkhize.
For the first time in history, the renowned Joyous Celebration released Joyous 24 entitled “The Rock”, as a separate Praise and Worship project, each with its own double discs and DVD.Issued on behalf of MTN Joyous Celebration by Khanya PR
Joyous Celebration 24 project entitled “The Rock” is available on reliable online music stored already. A refund process was put in place for all those who has bought tickets to get their money back from the relevant outlets where they bought the tickets such as Webtickets or Computicket ect.