JYP Entertainment announced that TWICE‘s meet and greets and other promotions during the group’s US tour have been canceled.
TWICE arrived in Los Angeles on February 13, and their US tour will kick off with a concert at the Forum in Inglewood, California on February 15.
While TWICE will still perform their concerts, the meet and greets with fans and other promotions have been cancelled. JYP Entertainment released a statement about the cancellations on February 14.
We sincerely thank you for your warm welcome as we begin the US tour. As this is a chance to meet our fans who have waited patiently in the US, we originally planned promotions and a wide variety of opportunities for meet-n-greets. However, due to the severity of the COVID-19 situation, we have decided to had no option but to cancel all promotions, as the artists’ health is our number one priority, and must proceed with the tour in the safest way possible.
JYP Entertainment and TWICE members are sorry and saddened to announce this. However, this decision is mandatory for a successful tour schedule, and we would like to ask for your kind and deepest understanding. To enjoy the concert full of joy in a safe way, we are very excited to perform for you, and sincerely hope that our fans will take care and stay healthy.
— JYP Entertainment
We hope all the TWICE members and ONCEs have a great time at the concerts and stay healthy.