Loretta Lynn reschedules Durham concert for September

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Monday, May 22, 2017
Loretta Lynn leaves hospital after having stroke
Loretta Lynn performs at the BBC Music Showcase at Stubb's during South By Southwest in Austin, Texas, March 17, 2016. An update posted on her website, May 15, 2017, said the 85-year-old Country Music Hall of Fame singer and songwriter has been moved from a hospital into rehabilitation. Lynn suffered a stroke more than a week ago.

DURHAM, North Carolina (WTVD) -- The Carolina Theatre of Durham has rescheduled the May 5 Loretta Lynn concert to Sept. 29.

The concert was canceled after the 85-year-old country singer suffered a stroke at her home in Hurricane Mills, Tennessee, on May 4.

Recently, Lynn was moved from a hospital into rehabilitation and is expected to make a full recovery.


A recent tweet on the star's Twitter account says that she's "doing great" and wants to thank everyone for their prayers, love, and support.

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Tickets purchased for the original concert will be honored for the Sept. 29 date.

To purchase tickets, visit carolinatheatre.org or ticketmaster.com, or call the Carolina Theatre box office at (919) 560-3030.

Those who would like to be refunded can do so through the original point of purchase or by calling the Carolina Theatre box office.

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