The concert originally scheduled to open the 2021-2022 OPAS season will now close the season!
COLLEGE STATION, TX/TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY: Due to current international travel restrictions, the cast and crew of The Barricade Boys are unable to travel to the United States at this time. Their performance, originally scheduled to open the OPAS “Let’s Get Together” season on September 14, has been postponed to Thursday, April 7, 2022 in Rudder Auditorium. All Barricade Boys tickets will be automatically moved to the new date. Tickets already distributed are automatically valid for the new date. Current ticketholders do not need to do anything.
OPAS Executive Director Anne Black states, “While we are obviously disappointed by this news, we understand that these are the times we are in right now and we continue to remain flexible. The artists’ health and safety are of most importance.” Black continues, “We look forward to getting back together in Rudder in October with the rock n’ roll sounds of Broadway star Michael Cavanaugh.”
The remainder of the already announced 2021 fall programs will go on as scheduled. The 49th season will now open on October 20 with the concert starring Tony Award nominee Michael Cavanaugh performing the hits of Billy Joel and Elton John.
The Broadway blockbuster musicals heading to the Brazos Valley as part of the OPAS 49th season will be announced on September 15. That news will come with the announcement of an additional Intimate Gatherings performance for the spring of 2022 as well. Broadway ticket packages and single tickets will on sale on Monday, September 20 at the MSC Box Office at 9 AM.