Esquire links up with Bruce Springsteen for its winter 2019 issue. Alexi Lubomirski photographs the singing legend for the feature. Talking to Esquire, Springsteen discusses his one-man show Springsteen on Broadway.
DNA is a big part of what the show is about: turning yourself into a free agent, says Springsteen.
Or, as much as you can, into an adult, for lack of a better word. It’s a coming-of-age story, and I want to show how this–one’s coming of age–has to be earned. It’s not given to anyone. It takes a certain single-minded purpose.
It takes self-awareness, a desire to go there. And a willingness to confront all the very fearsome and dangerous elements of your life–your past, your history–that you need to confront to become as much of a free agent as you can. This is what the show is about...It’s me reciting my Read more at Esquire.com.
Song of Myself.