Get to Know Your Favorite Actors and Artists a Little Better

Watch for new memoirs from Gabrielle Union and Alan Cumming, Jamie Foxx’s reflections on parenthood, Patricia Highsmith’s diaries and more.

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Central Park Concert Draws Thousands to Cheer New York’s Comeback

Bruce Springsteen, Paul Simon and Jennifer Hudson were set to celebrate the city’s emergence after the hardships of the pandemic, even as the spread of the Delta variant has driven up cases again.

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Broadway, Awaiting Crowds’ Return, Will Get More Wheelchair Access

Jujamcyn Theaters, which operates five theaters on Broadway, had been accused by federal prosecutors in Manhattan of violating the Americans With Disabilities Act.

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Jessica Springsteen Named to U.S. Olympic Equestrian Team

Jessica Springsteen, the daughter of Bruce Springsteen and Patti Scialfa, is ranked 27th in the world in show jumping and has a good chance to win a medal.

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Springsteen on Broadway: Showing Us How Many Lives We Contain

Two critics on the show’s return — a turning point in live theater and another stage in the rock star’s lifelong evolution.

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Bruce Springsteen Reopens Broadway, Ushering In Theater’s Return

On Saturday, “Springsteen on Broadway” became the first full-length show to take the stage since the Covid-19 pandemic forced performances to shut down in March 2020.

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‘Springsteen on Broadway’ is coming back, but not for guests who can’t prove F.D.A.-approved vaccinations.

The venue, the St. James Theatre, is offering no exceptions for people who are unable or unwilling to be vaccinated.

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Bruce Springsteen Will Return to Broadway in June

“Springsteen on Broadway” opens on June 26 at the St. James Theater; audience members will be required to show proof of full Covid-19 vaccination to enter.

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Bruce Springsteen to Appear in Federal Court on Drunken-Driving Charges

The singer-songwriter was expected to appear Wednesday morning by videoconference to face the charges in New Jersey.

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Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen: The Latest Podcast Duo

Their new show, “Renegades: Born in the USA,” features the 44th president and the musician speaking intimately and expansively on topics like race, fatherhood and the country’s painful divisions.

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Springsteen ‘Visibly Swaying’ Before Drunken-Driving Arrest, Police Say

Bruce Springsteen refused to provide a preliminary breath test, according to a National Park Service officer who said he watched the musician drink a shot of tequila.

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Jeep pulls Springsteen Super Bowl ad after news of his drunken-driving charge.

The two-minute spot featured the singer in the rural middle of the country, urging unity from a white Jeep.

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Bruce Springsteen Is Charged With D.W.I. on Sandy Hook

The rock musician was arrested on Nov. 14 in a federal recreational area. He was also charged with reckless driving.

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10 Things You Might Have Missed at the Super Bowl

Between the puppies, a streaker, Bruce Springsteen, a hologram and the Weeknd’s hall of mirrors, all we can say is “No, no, no. Wow. Wow.”

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Bruce Springsteen and Babies Star in Pandemic-Year Super Bowl Ads

Faced with the challenge of promoting products in a difficult time, some companies referenced the nation’s struggles in their marketing messages, while others went for nostalgia.

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Trans and L.G.B.T. Rights Still Face Trouble in the States

Advances for L.G.B.T.Q. people in the Biden administration are countered by challenges in statehouses.

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Lady Gaga and Jennifer Lopez Led a Musically Earnest Inauguration

Artists including Bruce Springsteen, Demi Lovato and John Legend tried to bring together an America that couldn’t gather in person, and irony and bombast were banished.

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Bruce Springsteen and John Legend to Perform at Biden Inauguration Event

Foo Fighters, Eva Longoria and Kerry Washington will also take part in the prime-time television special.

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‘Saturday Night Live’ Sends Up Fauci and Covid-19 Vaccine Rollout

The episode, hosted by Timothée Chalamet, also featured musical performances by Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band.

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Bruce Springsteen Is Living in the Moment

“Letter to You,” his new album with the E Street Band, is built on lessons and skills accumulated in the past. But the Boss is focused on where he stands now — and where he’s going next.

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8 Things to Do This Fourth of July Weekend

Our culture writers offer suggestions for celebrating Independence Day, and what to watch or listen to without leaving your home.

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‘We’re Just Horrified’: Why a Springsteen Sideman Took On Nursing Homes

After his mother-in-law was infected with the coronavirus, the guitarist for Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band became determined to make nursing homes accountable.

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Why Nils Lofgren, Bruce Springsteen’s Guitarist, Took On Nursing Homes

After his mother-in-law was infected with the coronavirus, the guitarist for Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band became determined to make nursing homes accountable.

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