Celine Dion during her Courage tour at the Videotron Center in Quebec City, September 18, 2019 @BelgaImage
Quebec superstar Celine Dion announced on Saturday the cancellation of the North American leg of her Courage tour, due to persistent health issues. “I was really hoping to be ready to go back on stage now, but I find that I have to be more patient“, regretted the star on Twitter.
“Persistent” health concerns
The singer, whose shows had to be postponed due to the pandemic, had already canceled performances scheduled in Las Vegas between November 2021 and February 2022. She was to resume her tour on March 9 in Denver and perform in fifteen American cities. and Canadian until April 22.
These shows are now also canceled because the recovery of the health of the singer, who suffers from “severe and persistent muscle spasms“preventing him from performing on stage, “takes longer than she expected“, indicates his organization in a press release.
Celine Dion had performed the first 52 shows of the tour before the start of the pandemic in March 2020. The shows for the European leg of the Courage tour remain scheduled. They are due to start on May 25 in Birmingham, UK. “I will be so happy when I get my health back, the pandemic is behind us and I step on stage again“, underlined the diva.