NEW YORK • The Boss is paying heed to what the folks need. On Wednesday, Bruce Springsteen prolonged a run on Broadway till December because the rock legend’s unusually intimate exhibits preserve fetching prime greenback.
It marks the third extension by the 68-year-old, who began the performances in October within the 960-seat Walter Kerr Theatre.
Excluding a number of breaks, he’ll carry out 4 to 5 exhibits weekly till his new cut-off date of Dec 15.
The present by the rocker, who for many years has bought out arenas, has grow to be one of many hottest tickets on Broadway, usually drawing greater costs than blockbuster musical Hamilton on the resale market.
Springsteen has tried to stop ticket scalping by a brand new fan verification system by Ticketmaster however many individuals have nonetheless been distraught by resale costs that may run as much as US$1,000 (S$1,300).
Announcing the extension of his present on Facebook, he mentioned solely followers who beforehand signed up for verification however couldn’t purchase tickets can be invited to the newest spherical, for which costs start at US$75 a seat.
The balladeer of the working class has earned a popularity for marathon, free-wheeling concert events along with his E Street Band.
In distinction, Springsteen on Broadway performs alone with a piano and guitar, with a career-spanning setlist that hardly adjustments every evening.