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Community Performance Series Postpones Kelli O’Hara Concert, Adds LeAnn Rimes to Season Lineup

February 28, 2020

CPS Tickets Now Available for LeAnn Rimes Performance & Postponed Kelli O’Hara Concert

LeAnn Rimes will perform an acoustic concert for Community Performance Series on April 24 at SUNY Potsdam’s Crane School of Music.

The Community Performance Series has postponed its May 2 concert featuring Broadway vocalist Kelli O’Hara. The performance has been rescheduled for Oct. 23. Current ticket holders are currently being contacted to discuss further options.

A new concert has also been added to the CPS 30th anniversary season. Legendary vocalist LeAnn Rimes will perform an acoustic set on Friday, April 24 at 7:30 p.m. in the Helen M. Hosmer Concert Hall at SUNY Potsdam’s Crane School of Music.

“We’re in a business where things like this do happen, but it’s still disappointing, and we are sorry to have to postpone. Fortunately, Kelli O’Hara is still excited to perform in Potsdam and we were able to agree on a replacement date for next season. In addition to the rescheduling, we are extremely excited to announce that LeAnn Rimes will be performing in Potsdam. All-in-all, this has been a fortunate turn of events,” said CPS Executive Director Jason L. Dominie.

Tickets are currently on sale for both performances, at They can also be purchased from the CPS Box Office, Monday through Friday, from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m., either in-person or over the phone at (315) 267-2277. Brick & Mortar Music also sells tickets in-person during their normal business hours in downtown Potsdam.

For updates regarding CPS performances, visit, or check out the CPS Facebook page, at You can also send a request to asking to be added to the events email list.

About Community Performance Series:

The Community Performance Series is a college-community partnership presenting distinctive and renowned performing artists and arts education opportunities in Northern New York. This rich mixture of programming links communities, classrooms and audiences of all ages and preserves access to the performing arts for future generations. For more information, visit

About SUNY Potsdam:

Founded in 1816, The State University of New York at Potsdam is one of America’s first 50 colleges—and the oldest institution within SUNY. Now in its third century, SUNY Potsdam is distinguished by a legacy of pioneering programs and educational excellence. The College currently enrolls approximately 3,600 undergraduate and graduate students. Home to the world-renowned Crane School of Music, SUNY Potsdam is known for its challenging liberal arts and sciences core, distinction in teacher training and culture of creativity. To learn more, visit

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Jason L. Dominie 315-267-3763

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