Springsteen in der Presse
Springsteen on Broadway has been extended through February 3!
Bruce Springsteen will make his Broadway debut this fall with “Springsteen on Broadway,” a solo show at the Walter Kerr Theatre (219 West 48th Street). Performances for "Springsteen on Broadway" begin Tuesday, October 3, with an official opening on Thursday, October 12. Springsteen will perform five shows a week through February 3.
Shows through November 26 have sold out, but the newly announced performances for “Springsteen on Broadway” will go on sale September 7 at 10am ET exclusively through Ticketmaster Verified Fan®. This unique fan-first technology levels the playing field to combat bots and get real tickets into the hands of fans who intend to go to the event.
Ticketmaster Verified Fan registration is open now and will close September 3 at 10pm ET. Verified fans will be notified September 6 for the September 7 on-sale. Visit brucespringsteen.net/broadway for more information about Ticketmaster Verified Fan and details on the show. If you previously registered for Verified Fan through Springsteen on Broadway, you do not need to register again. Registration will carryover for anyone who did not successfully purchase tickets. Visit springsteen.tmverifiedfan.com for complete details on the Verified Fan process.
“I wanted to do some shows that were as personal and as intimate as possible. I chose Broadway for this project because it has the beautiful old theaters which seemed like the right setting for what I have in mind. In fact, with one or two exceptions, the 960 seats of the Walter Kerr Theatre is probably the smallest venue I’ve played in the last 40 years. My show is just me, the guitar, the piano and the words and music. Some of the show is spoken, some of it is sung. It loosely follows the arc of my life and my work. All of it together is in pursuit of my constant goal to provide an entertaining evening and to communicate something of value,” says Springsteen.
"Bruce Springsteen is one of our greatest musical storytellers, and Broadway is built on a beloved tradition of musical storytelling. What a once-in-a lifetime thrill for all of us at Jujamcyn to welcome Bruce home to his rightful place in the Broadway legacy,” says Jordan Roth, President of Jujamcyn Theaters, which owns the Walter Kerr.
The creative team for “Springsteen on Broadway” includes Heather Wolensky (scenic design), Natasha Katz (lighting design) and Brian Ronan (sound design).
For more information on the show, visit brucespringsteen.net/broadway.