Bruce Springsteen is reviving his solo show, “Springsteen on Broadway”
later this month. To get a seat, all members of the audience must prove that they have been fully vaccinated, According to Jujamsin Theaters
, whose St. James Theater will host the revival.
“I loved doing ‘Springsteen on Broadway’ and am thrilled that I was asked to rerun the show as part of the Broadway reopening,” Springsteen said in a statement.
This will happen one of the first productions
To play The Great White Way because the Covid-19 pandemic shut down all performances and left theaters empty more than a year ago. Several shows that have already announced reopening dates are Scheduled for late summer or early fall.
“Springsteen on Broadway” originally made 236 appearances in 2017 and 2018, earning Springsteen a special Tony Award. In it, the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer sprinkled in stories about his life between songs taken from his 2016 autobiography “Born to Run.”
This time, however, all concert attendees must be fully vaccinated, which means it has been at least 14 days since their second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine (or earlier if they received a Johnson & Johnson vaccine). vaccine has been found). The only exception is for children under the age of 16, who must be accompanied by fully vaccinated adults and provide evidence of a negative COVID-19 test.
It has upgraded the theatre’s ventilation system, and the staff is following “rigorous cleaning and sanitisation protocols”. Jujamsin did not mention whether spectators would be required to wear masks and distance from each other or whether it plans to sell every seat, which will ease financial strain. Concerned Producers and Theater Owners
When the talk of reopening started.
Springsteen Spent The First Few Months Of 2021 Riffing With Former President Barack Obama On his Spotify podcast, “Renegades: Born in the USA.”
But he’s got a soft spot for Broadway. When he Confessed to his special Tony in 2018
, he called his time on stage “one of the most exciting things I’ve probably ever experienced”.
The show will open on Saturday 26 June. Tickets for “Springsteen on Broadway” go on sale on thursday
until 12 p.m. ET and $75 to $850, per Jujamcyn. For Springsteen fans who can’t make the trip to Broadway, the original production is Streaming on Netflix as a Concert Film