Springsteen on Broadway Summary
- Springsteen on Broadway is 2 Hours long, including an intermission of None
- 5 Shows per week
- Previews Began: October 3, 2017
- Opened October 12, 2017
- Show Closed: December 15, 2018
The Boss is appearing live on Broadway five times a week for eight weeks at the Walter Kerr Theatre in his self-titled one man show.
Springsteen on Broadway on Broadway Background
This is a one-of-a-kind opportunity to see Bruce Springsteen perform his most beloved songs, along with his more recent hits, in the unique environment of a Broadway theatre. Springsteen fans undeniably refer to him as “The Boss,” this concert show, is targeted towards his most dedicated devotees. Springsteen was awarded the Presidential Medal of Honor due to his contribution to American culture, one of many awards he has been given throughout his eminent career. Some of his most beloved songs include “Dancing in the Dark,” “Born in the U.S.A.,” “Human Touch,” “Streets of Philadelphia,” “Dead Man Walkin’,” “Thunder Road,” and “We Take Care of Our Own.” This is also the forerunner to an in development musical adaptation of Bruce Springsteen’s best-selling memoir “Born to Run,” which may be a larger scale, traditional jukebox musical coming to Broadway sometime in the next few years.
What’s Springsteen on Broadway Like?
Bruce Springsteen has won 20 Grammy Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, an Academy Award, and countless other accolades and honors. His best-selling albums include “Born to Run” (1975) and “Born in the U.S.A.” (1984), and his most recent album, “High Hopes,” came out in 2014.
Springsteen is well known for his distinctive style of music, including poetic lyrics, Americana and working class themes centered around his native New Jersey, and his unique voice. He is also renowned for his energetic, long-lasting stage performances, which can often run 4 hours with his fans going wild all the time.
Springsteen on Broadway is an exciting opportunity for his most dedicated fans to see him up close and personal in a smaller venue than he usually performs. While the limited engagement will last just eight weeks, the memories will surely last a lifetime.
Is Springsteen on Broadway Good for Kids?
Children under the age of 4 will not be permitted in the theatre however the show is recommended for ages 16 and older.
Walter Kerr Theatre
New York, NY 10019
- Bruce Springsteen
Barbara Carr (Associate Producer)
- Scenic Design
- Heather Wolensky
- Lighting Design
- Natasha Katz
- Sound Design
- Brian Ronan
- Book + Lyrics + Music
- Bruce Springsteen
- Press Representative
- DKC O&M