Last updated: 5/20/2020 5:15pm EST

Out of an abundance of caution, all City of Norfolk facilities, including SevenVenues, are closed until further notice. All city-managed events are canceled during this time. This decision to modify city operations follows the Governor Northam's emergency declaration and the ongoing uncertainty around COVID-19.

As events cancel or postpone, SevenVenues will communicate those changes to customers directly by e-mail, social media and on this page. If you do not see your event listed, please be patient and check back regularly as SevenVenues continues to sort out details with individual tours. 

Refund Information:

  • If an event is canceled or postponed, ticket holders should contact their original point of purchase for refund instructions.
  • For tickets purchased at Ticketmaster.com, refunds will be processed automatically if the event is canceled. If an event is rescheduled, and the ticket holder is unable to attend the rescheduled date, they must contact Ticketmaster.com.
  • In light of Governor Northam's stay at home order, the Scope Arena box office is closed. Tickets purchased in person at the box office will be adjusted once the building reopens.
     

For ticketing questions, email [email protected].
For all other questions, email [email protected].

Please see below for a list of cancelations and postponements. 

 

An Evening with David Sedaris - NEW DATE

In light of ongoing public health concerns, the upcoming David Sedaris engagement originally scheduled for April 14 at the Harrison Opera House has been postponed to Monday, October 5. Previously purchased tickets will be honored on the new date. If you purchased tickets and are unable to attend the October 5 performance, contact your original point of purchase. Patrons who purchased tickets on Ticketmaster.com are advised to log into their account to manage their ticketing options. For additional questions, please email [email protected].

In light of Governor Northam's stay at home order, the Scope Arena box office is closed. Tickets purchased in person at the box office will be adjusted once the building reopens.

David Sedaris boasts more than 12 million books in print including best-sellers Naked, Me Talk Pretty One Day and Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim. Calypso, a collection of 21 semi-autobiographical essays, is his most recent work. Sedaris will read all new stories live, answer questions from the audience and sign books before and after the show.

 

Baby Shark Live - CANCELED

The performance of Baby Shark Live! at Chrysler Hall, originally scheduled for May 17, 2020 and then postponed, has been canceled.

Patrons should visit their original point of purchase for refund instructions. Tickets purchased at Ticketmaster.com will automatically be refunded in 30 days. Patrons who purchased their tickets in person at the Scope Arena box office can collect their refund once the venue reopens. For additional questions or information, please email [email protected].

Beethoven's Emperor Concerto and Symphony No. 9 - NEW DATE

In conformance with Governor Ralph Northam’s statewide ban on events over 10 people, and due to the increasing threat of COVID-19, Beethoven’s Emperor Concerto and Symphony No. 9, originally scheduled for Saturday, May 16 has been rescheduled for Saturday, August 29 at 8pm.

Beethoven's Emperor Concerto and Symphony No. 9
Virginia Symphony Orchestra
Virginia Symphony Chorus
JoAnn Falletta, Conductor
Jennifer Check, soprano
Susan Platts, mezzo soprano
Gene Stenger, tenor
Darren Stokes, bass


The Virginia Arts Festival's celebration of Beethoven's 250th Birthday is also a grand farewell to a beloved member of the region's music community--an emotional event you won't want to miss. Marking her final season as Music Director of the Virginia Symphony Orchestra, JoAnn Falletta will lead the orchestra, soloists, and the Virginia Symphony Chorus in Beethoven's soaring Ninth Symphony, with its mighty anthem "Ode to Joy."

Refunds will be available at the original point of purchase. Existing tickets may be used for the rescheduled date. In light of Governor Northam's stay at home order, the Scope Arena box office is closed. Tickets purchased at the box office will be adjusted once the building reopens.

Béla Fleck and the Flecktones - POSTPONED

In light of Governor Northam's stay at home order, the Béla Fleck and the Flecktones: 30th Anniversary Tour scheduled to take place on May 30 at the Harrison Opera House has been postponed. A new performance date will be announced shortly. 

Black Jacket Symphony: Pink Floyd - NEW DATE

The Black Jacket Symphony show originally scheduled for May 1 at the Harrison Opera House has been rescheduled for September 11, 2020. Please hold on to your tickets as they will be honored at the rescheduled show.

If you are unable to attend the new date, refunds are available at the point of purchase beginning on May 20, 2020 at 12pm through June 20, 2020 at 10pm. Refunds will no longer be available after 10pm on June 20, 2020.

In light of Governor Northam's stay at home order, the Scope Arena box office is closed. Tickets purchased in person at the box office will be adjusted once the building reopens. For additional questions, please email [email protected].

Black Violin - NEW DATE

The Black Violin show scheduled for March 29 at Chrysler Hall has been rescheduled to Friday, August 21, 2020. Please hold on to your tickets as they will be honored at the rescheduled show.

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory - NEW DATE

The upcoming engagement of Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, originally scheduled for March 31 – April 5 at Chrysler Hall, has been rescheduled to December 29, 2020 – January 3, 2021 due to the recent governmental advisories restricting congregations of people to fewer than 10 people. The safety and health of our audiences is our highest priority and we encourage everyone to follow the guidelines put forth by public health officials.

 

The tickets you already purchased will be valid for the new date. All current ticket holders' seats will be transferred into the corresponding performances, and all ticket prices will remain the same. No further action is required.

 

If these dates do not work for you, an exchange (within the same show title) may be requested. To make an exchange, or for additional questions regarding this schedule change, please email [email protected].

 

In light of Governor Northam's stay at home order, the Scope Arena box office is closed. Tickets purchased in person at the box office will be adjusted once the building reopens.

Collage Dance Collective - CANCELED

OFFICIAL VIRGINIA ARTS FESTIVAL STATEMENT: The Virginia Arts Festival’s top priority is the health and safety of all our patrons, artists, volunteers, and staff.  In conformance with Governor Ralph Northam’s statewide ban on events over 100 people made on March 15, 2020, and due to the increasing threat of COVID-19, all public performances and education events scheduled through May 4 will be postponed or canceled effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020.

Refunds will be available at the original point of purchase. Tickets purchased through Ticketmaster will be automatically refunded.

In light of Governor Northam's stay at home order, the Scope Arena box office is closed. Tickets purchased in person at the box office will be adjusted once the building reopens.

Fabulously Funny Comedy Festival - NEW DATE

In light of ongoing public health concerns, the Fabulously Funny Comedy Festival originally scheduled for Saturday, May 9 at Scope Arena has been postponed to Friday, October 9. Previously purchased tickets will be honored on the new date. If you purchased tickets and are unable to attend the October 9 performance, contact your original point of purchase. Patrons who purchased tickets on Ticketmaster.com are advised to log into their account to manage their ticketing options. For additional questions, please email [email protected].

In light of Governor Northam's stay at home order, the Scope Arena box office is closed. Tickets purchased in person at the box office will be adjusted once the building reopens.

The Fabulously Funny Comedy Festival features Mike Epps, Lavell Crawford, DC Young Fly, Tommy Davidson and Karlous Miller*.

*Lineup subject to change.

General James Mattis - NEW DATE

Due to ongoing public health concerns, The Norfolk Forum event featuring General James Mattis originally scheduled for Thursday, April 9 at Chrysler Hall has been rescheduled for Thursday, August 6 at 7:30pm. This is the final event of The Norfolk Forum’s 2019-2020 season.

All previously purchased tickets will be honored at the new date. If you purchased tickets for this event at Ticketmaster, please visit Ticketmaster.com and log into your account to manage your ticketing options. If you purchased tickets at the Scope Arena Box Office, ticketing questions will be addressed once the venue reopens. If you are a subscriber of The Norfolk Forum and have questions regarding the new date, please contact The Forum directly at [email protected] or 757.627.8672.

Gregg Karukas - POSTPONED

At the request of the artist, the Gregg Karukas performance scheduled to take place on Saturday, March 14, has been postponed. A new performance date will be announced shortly.

Previously purchased tickets will be honored at the new date. Refunds will be available at the original point of purchase. Tickets purchased through Ticketmaster will automatically be credited.

In light of Governor Northam's stay at home order, the Scope Arena box office is closed. Tickets purchased in person at the box office will be adjusted once the building reopens.

Click here to read Gregg's official statement.

Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live - NEW DATE

The upcoming engagement of Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live, originally scheduled for March 28 - 29 at Scope Arena, has been rescheduled to March 27 - 28, 2021.

Patrons should visit their original point of purchase for refund instructions. Existing tickets may be used for the rescheduled date. Patrons who purchased their tickets in person at the Scope Arena box office can collect their refund once the venue reopens. For questions or more information, please email the box office at [email protected].

Lauren Daigle - NEW DATE

The Lauren Daigle concert originally scheduled for July 11 at Scope Arena has been rescheduled for Thursday, February 18, 2021. For additional information about this rescheduled event, please click here.

In light of Governor Northam's stay at home order, the Scope Arena box office is closed. Tickets purchased in person at the box office will be adjusted once the building reopens. For additional questions, please email [email protected].

Live From Here with Chris Thile - NEW DATE

The upcoming engagement of Live from Here with Chris Thile, originally scheduled for May 9 at Chrysler Hall, has been rescheduled to Saturday, May 8, 2021 at 5:45pm.

Patrons should visit their original point of purchase for refund instructions. Existing tickets may be used for the rescheduled date. To indicate your preference, please submit this form, or if you need further assistance, please email the box office at [email protected] Patrons who purchased their tickets in person at the Scope Arena box office can collect their refund once the venue reopens.

Lyle Lovett and John Hiatt - CANCELED

Official statement from the Lyle Lovett and John Hiatt tour:

"It is with a heavy heart we announce the Lyle Lovett and John Hiatt tour across North America is canceled. Due to the unprecedented circumstances surrounding COVID-19, it is not possible to continue shows scheduled for this April and May. Tickets will be refunded directly at point of purchase. Please check with your cities’ venues for their specific policies. We appreciate your support and understanding. We hope you all stay healthy and safe."

 

Refunds will be available at the original point of purchase. Tickets purchased through Ticketmaster will automatically be credited. In light of Governor Northam's stay at home order, the Scope Arena box office is closed. Tickets purchased in person at the box office will be adjusted once the building reopens.

 

For additional questions, please email [email protected].

MEAC Basketball Tournament - CANCELED

Fans who have purchased tickets to the MEAC Basketball Tournament for games which have not been played should contact the venue through which they made their purchase for refunds. For more information, visit MEACsports.com.

In light of Governor Northam's stay at home order, the Scope Arena box office is closed. Tickets purchased in person at the box office will be refunded once the building reopens.

My Brother, My Brother, and Me - POSTPONED

Due to the current global health crisis as well as travel and performance restrictions, the performance of My Brother, My Brother And Me: Laughter & Love Tour at Chrysler Hall in Norfolk on April 24, 2020 has been postponed. This very difficult decision was made following the recommendations of government authorities including the Center for Disease Control to reduce the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).  All tickets for the original performance will be honored for the rescheduled show. A new date will be announced as soon as possible.

Najee - POSTPONED

The Najee performance scheduled to take place on Saturday, May 23 at the Harrison Opera House has been postponed. A new performance date will be announced shortly.

Previously purchased tickets will be honored at the new date. Refunds will be available at the original point of purchase. Tickets purchased through Ticketmaster will automatically be credited.

In light of Governor Northam's stay at home order, the Scope Arena box office is closed. Tickets purchased in person at the box office will be adjusted once the building reopens.

Norfolk Admirals - CANCELED

As the on-going developments regarding the COVID-19 in North America continue and precautionary measures ensue to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, the ECHL has canceled the 2019-20 Season for the safety of our Fans, Players, and Employees.

 

Refunds will be available at the original point of purchase. Tickets purchased through Ticketmaster will automatically be credited. For the complete Admirals statement, visit the Norfolk Admiral’s Official Facebook Page.

 

In light of Governor Northam's stay at home order, the Scope Arena box office is closed. Tickets purchased in person at the box office will be adjusted once the building reopens.

Norfolk Tides - DELAYED START

In light of the current coronavirus outbreak, and after consultation with medical professionals and our partners at Major League Baseball, Minor League Baseball will delay the start of the 2020 Championship Season. We will continue to monitor the developments and will announce additional information about the 2020 season at a later date. We will work with Major League Baseball and our community partners to resume play as soon as it is safe to do so. The health and safety of Minor League Baseball fans, players, and executives is our top priority, and our thoughts are with those around the world who have been affected by this outbreak.

Scope on Ice - CANCELED

At the request of Norfolk's City Manager, all city-managed events from March 16 – March 30 have been canceled. This includes Scope on Ice scheduled for Sunday, March 22 at Scope Arena. Out of an abundance of caution, Scope on Ice scheduled for Sunday, April 5 at Scope Arena has also been canceled.

 

Refunds will be available at the original point of purchase. Tickets purchased through Ticketmaster will be automatically credited.

 

In light of Governor Northam's stay at home order, the Scope Arena box office is closed. Tickets purchased in person at the box office will be refunded once the building reopens.

Shostakovich Five - POSTPONED

In light of Governor Northam's stay at home order, Shostakovich Five, scheduled to take place on May 8 at Chrysler Hall, has been postponed. A new performance date will be announced shortly. 

Sing-a-long-a Sound of Music - CANCELED

The performance of Sing-a Long-a Sound of Music at Chrysler Hall, originally scheduled for Saturday, April 25, 2020 and then postponed, has been canceled.

Patrons should visit their original point of purchase for refund instructions. Tickets purchased at Ticketmaster.com will automatically be refunded in 30 days. Patrons who purchased their tickets in person at the Scope Arena box office can collect their refund once the venue reopens. For additional questions or information, please email [email protected].

Stephanie Nakasian - NEW DATE

POSTPONED to October 3, 2020

The Virginia Arts Festival’s top priority is the health and safety of all our patrons, artists, volunteers, and staff.  In conformance with the Governor Ralph Northam’s statewide ban on events over 100 people made on March 15, 2020, and due to the increasing threat COVID-19, all public performances and education events scheduled through May 4 will be postponed or canceled effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020.

In light of Governor Northam's stay at home order, the Scope Arena box office is closed. Tickets purchased in person at the box office will be adjusted once the building reopens.

Strauss Rosenkavalier Waltzes - POSTPONED

Out of an abundance of caution, due to concerns about the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the Virginia Symphony will postpone concerts through April 15, 2020.

 

Please visit virginiasymphony.org for a full statement.

The Black Mozart - CANCELED

In conformance with Governor Ralph Northam’s statewide ban on events over 10 people, and due to the increasing threat of COVID-19, The Black Mozart performance scheduled to take place on May 7 at the Attucks Theatre has been canceled.

Refunds will be available at the original point of purchase. Tickets purchased through Ticketmaster will automatically be credited.

In light of Governor Northam's stay at home order, the Scope Arena box office is closed. Tickets purchased in person at the box office will be adjusted once the building reopens.

The Fab Four - CANCELED

Due to circumstances outside of our control, the Fab Four show at the Harrison Opera House, originally scheduled for June 27, 2020 has been cancelled. Refunds will be available at the original point of purchase. Tickets purchased through Ticketmaster will automatically be credited. In light of Governor Northam's stay at home order, the Scope Arena box office is closed. Tickets purchased in person at the box office will be adjusted once the building reopens. For additional questions, please email [email protected].

The Hobbit - POSTPONED

This show has been postponed. Please visit vastage.org for more details.

The Kingdom Choir - NEW DATE

POSTPONED to April 12, 2021

OFFICIAL VIRGINIA ARTS FESTIVAL STATEMENT: The Virginia Arts Festival’s top priority is the health and safety of all our patrons, artists, volunteers, and staff.  In conformance with Governor Ralph Northam’s statewide ban on events over 100 people made on March 15, 2020, and due to the increasing threat of COVID-19, all public performances and education events scheduled through May 4 will be postponed or cancelled effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020.

In light of Governor Northam's stay at home order, the Scope Arena box office is closed. Tickets purchased in person at the box office will be adjusted once the building reopens.

The Music of Star Wars - POSTPONED

In light of Governor Northam's stay at home order, The Music of Star Wars, scheduled to take place on June 5 at Chrysler Hall, has been postponed. A new performance date will be announced shortly. 

The Streisand Songbook - POSTPONED

Out of an abundance of caution, due to concerns about the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the Virginia Symphony will postpone concerts through April 15, 2020.

Please visit virginiasymphony.org for a full statement.

Theresa Caputo - NEW DATE

NEW DATE: Thursday, November 12 at 7:30pm
 

Due to the increasing threat of COVID-19, Theresa Caputo, The Experience Live! show originally scheduled to take place at Chrysler Hall on June 25 has been postponed to Thursday, November 12, 2020.

 

Existing tickets will be valid for the rescheduled date. Refunds will be available at the original point of purchase.

 

In light of Governor Northam's stay at home order, the Scope Arena box office is closed. Tickets purchased in person at the box office will be adjusted once the building reopens.

Virginia International Tattoo - CANCELED

OFFICIAL VIRGINIA ARTS FESTIVAL STATEMENT: The Virginia Arts Festival’s top priority is the health and safety of all our patrons, artists, volunteers, and staff.  In conformance with Governor Ralph Northam’s statewide ban on events over 100 people made on March 15, 2020, and due to the increasing threat of COVID-19, all public performances and education events scheduled through May 4 will be postponed or canceled effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020.

In light of Governor Northam's stay at home order, the Scope Arena box office is closed. Tickets purchased in person at the box office will be adjusted once the building reopens.

Wicked - CANCELED

The previously scheduled engagement of Wicked in Norfolk from May 20 - 31 at Chrysler Hall is cancelled due to ongoing gathering bans. The safety and health of our audiences is our highest priority and we encourage everyone to follow the guidelines put forth by public health officials.

Patrons should visit their original point of purchase for refund instructions. Tickets purchased at Ticketmaster.com will automatically be refunded in 30 days. Patrons who purchased their tickets in person at the Scope Arena box office can collect their refund once the venue reopens. For additional questions or information, please email [email protected].