Holiday absences.

Due to the Monday September 5 Labor Day holiday all soap operas will be pre-empted.

All ABC soaps will air encore episodes to go as follows… All My Children’s August 5, 2011, General Hospital’s August 8, 2011 and One Life to Live’s April 4, 2011. For details into these episodes click the links to read our past recaps. Normal programming resumes on Tuesday September 6.

The US Tennis Open will air in place of “The Bold and the Beautiful” and “The Young and the Restless.” Also, both CBS soaps will not be seen on Friday September 9 for the same sports programming coverage.

NBC’s “Days of Our Lives” will also be pre-empted. In place of the soap opera will be the PGA Golf Deutsche Bank Championship.