"This music is forever for me. It's the stage thing, that rush moment that you live for. It never lasts, but that's what you live for." – Bruce Springsteen
You can be a part of maybe the most unique Bruce Springsteen show in his career – and support local, nonprofit education journalism!
Donate $50 or more to the Notebook through Nov. 10, and your donation will be doubled, up to $1,000, through the Knight News Match. Plus, you will be automatically entered to win a pair of prime tickets to see Springsteen on Broadway!
One winner will receive two tickets to the 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 24, show at the Walter Kerr Theatre. These are amazing orchestra section seats to this incredible sold-out solo performance. Don't miss out on your chance to see the Boss in his Broadway debut. Donate to the Notebook today online or by mail at 699 Ranstead St., 3rd Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19106.
“I wanted to do some shows that were as personal and as intimate as possible. I chose Broadway for this project because it has the beautiful old theaters which seemed like the right setting for what I have in mind. In fact, with one or two exceptions, the 960 seats of the Walter Kerr Theatre is probably the smallest venue I’ve played in the last 40 years. My show is just me, the guitar, the piano and the words and music. Some of the show is spoken, some of it is sung. It loosely follows the arc of my life and my work. All of it together is in pursuit of my constant goal to provide an entertaining evening and to communicate something of value,” says Springsteen.
About the Springsteen on Broadway ticket giveaway
What is the prize?
The prize is two prime tickets to Springsteen on Broadway at the Walter Kerr Theatre on Broadway for the show at 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 24. The tickets, which are in the orchestra section, are valued at just under $1,500.
How am I entered to win? Where can I enter to win?
You are automatically entered to win by making a donation of $50 or more to the Notebook. Donations can be made online or by mail (The Notebook, 699 Ranstead St., 3rd Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19106). Eligible entrants must provide their (1) name, (2) address, and (3) email address or phone number as part of their donation.
Do I need to make a gift to enter to win?
No, but we hope you will support our efforts to cover Philadelphia's public schools and to press for increased quality and equity. If you prefer to make a smaller donation or not to donate at this time, simply send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your (1) name, (2) address, and (3) email address or phone number.
How many entries are permitted per person?
One entry per individual is allowed. You must be 18 or older to enter. You can give any amount $50 and over.
When does the contest end?
The final deadline for entry is Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, at 11:59 p.m. Winners need not be present to win.
How will the winner be selected?
The winner will be selected by random drawing on-site at The Philadelphia Public School Notebook at noon on Monday, Nov. 13. We will notify the winner immediately.
How will the winner be notified?
The Notebook will make reasonable efforts to contact the winner using the information provided on the winning entry form. The first contact method will be by phone call and/or email. If a winner does not contact the Notebook within 5 business days after the first initial contact, the Notebook will send notification through certified mail. After an additional 5 business days, the Notebook may, at its option, award another person the prize. The Notebook will not award the prize to the drawing winner if that person (a) was ineligible to participate, (b) provided materially false or misleading information, or (c) if participating or receiving a prize is prohibited with respect to such person pursuant to these Rules or Applicable Law. Instead, another entrant's name will be drawn as the winner.
Who is eligible to enter?
To be eligible to enter, you must (a) be at least 18 years old at the time of entry, (b) be a U.S. resident physically residing in the United States or District of Columbia and (c) not be precluded by Applicable Law from participating. Notebook employees and board members may not enter and are not eligible to win a prize.