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Spider Man Musical

WATCH: 'Spider-Man' Star Duets With Bono

Posted 09.27.2011 | Arts

"Spider-Man' star Reeve Carney duets with Bono in the new video for 'Rise Above Pt.1" a song from the show. Bono's presence on the track doesn't mean ...

How 'Spider-Man' Was Saved

playbill.com | Posted 08.29.2011 | Arts

Philip Wm. McKinley, Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and Chase Brock weren't show doctors on just any old patient — they were operating on Spider-Man Turn Of...

Julie Taymor Breaks Silence Over 'Spider-Man'

Posted 08.20.2011 | Arts

Ousted Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark director Julie Taymor has finally started speaking out about her experience and expectations with the troubled mu...

Theater: "Spiderman: Turn Off The Dark" -- The Review

Michael Giltz | Posted 08.20.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

SPIDERMAN: TURN OFF THE DARK * 1/2 out of **** FOXWOODS THEATRE Our story so far... Never mind. You know about the budget, the delays, the drama, the...

WATCH: Spider-Man Musical 'Too Childish'?

Posted 08.17.2011 | Comedy

"Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark", the Broadway musical scored by U2's Bono and The Edge, finally opened this week after nine years and millions of doll...

How I Learned to Spell Spider-Man (and Watched a Groundbreaking Show in the Process)

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 08.16.2011 | Arts
E. Nina Rothe

Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark is not your typical NY Broadway musical; it's a fantastic spectacle that makes one rethink the American show.

Bill Clinton On 'Spider-Man': It's 'Fabulous'

The Hollywood Reporter | Posted 08.15.2011 | Arts

The former President gives the show high marks, despite mixed critical reviews the revamped production has received. Critics and fans have already ...

The Lights Finally Come Up On "Spider-Man"

Posted 08.13.2011 | Arts

It's a momentous day on Broadway. Today, after multiple injuries, after the opening got pushed back six times and the longest period in previews of an...

A New Low For 'Spider-Man' Musical?

Posted 08.13.2011 | Entertainment

Ready to debut a "new and improved" book and look on Tuesday night, the much maligned "Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark" musical took some expected hits ...

WATCH: 2011 Tony Awards: Highlights, Holy Books And Horses

Posted 08.12.2011 | Arts

Tonight's 65th annual Tony Awards were one of the liveliest in recent memory. Returning host Neil Patrick Harris started the show off with a peppy son...

Julie Taymor Owed Hundreds Of Thousands For Work On 'Spider-Man'

Posted 08.02.2011 | Arts

Looks like there's more hardship for "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" on the horizon. Director Julie Taymor is currently in a dispute over payment with...

Roald Dahl Musical On London's West End

Posted 07.25.2011 | Arts

London's West End will soon be home to Roald Dahl's Matilda, the beloved children's tale. The story has been adapted into a musical written by Dennis ...

Spider-Man's Triumphant Return

Tom Ruprecht | Posted 07.19.2011 | Comedy
Tom Ruprecht

In restructuring the costly and controversial Broadway show, producers replaced Bono and The Edge and with Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen Jr.. Audiences noticed an immediate improvement in the show's music.

WATCH: Conan Unveils New Spider-Man Villains

Posted 07.13.2011 | Comedy

Are your Spidey senses kind of tingling, slightly, in a way that you barely notice? Must mean there's some really ineffective villains in the area. ...

The Vilification of Julie Taymor

Harry Lennix | Posted 06.05.2011 | Entertainment
Harry Lennix

The Julie Taymor I know and have worked with on the stage and in film bears no resemblance to the Julie Taymor I read about in article after article damning her as a reckless egomaniac and spendthrift.

'Spider-Mike' Swoops Into Inner Circle Dinner

| Jill Colvin and Adam Nichols | Posted 05.28.2011 | New York

MANHATTAN -- Mamma Mia! Mayor Michael Bloomberg swung into Saturday's Inner Circle Dinner from the rafters, dressed as Spider-Man in a parody of th...

Fall of Spider-Man Director Is Not "Stuff of Greek Drama"

Carla Seaquist | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Carla Seaquist

Everyone connected with this over-hyped, accident-riddled mega-production -- at $65 million, Broadway's most expensive -- needs to take a long, deep breath and, at long last, get a reality check.

Kubrick, 5Pointz & Tiger Blood | Highlights This Week

The Huffington Post | Melinda Brocka | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

From Julie Taymor quitting Spider-Man to Charlie Sheen's consumption of tiger blood, from the best painting exhibitions to the best acts at SXSW, from...

CHART: Why Julie Taymor Was Really Fired From Spider-Man

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

So Julie Taymor is finally out as director of the most expensive, most delayed and most likely to cause the deaths of several cast members Broadway sh...

Julie Taymor OUT As 'Spider-Man' Director

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

With great power comes great responsibility, and it appears it's all been a bit too much for Julie Taymor. The Daily News reports that The Tony Awa...

Will Julie Taymor Fix, Or Quit, 'Spider-Man' Musical?

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Another day, another Spider-Man speed bump. The New York Times reports that "Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark" director, Julie Taymor may leave the pro...

WATCH: Finally, A Law Firm For All Your Spider-man Musical-Related Injuries

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

It's been a little while since "Saturday Night Live" (and just about every other comedian) took aim at "Spider-man: Turn Off The Dark," but this past ...

Mubarak to Resign When Spider-Man Musical Officially Premieres

Spencer Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Spencer Green

The announcement adds more pressure to the show's opening night, which was just postponed for the 45th time following technical problems that caused some of the actors' heads to accidentally explode.

Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark is a 'Hot Mess'

Dr. John Grohol | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dr. John Grohol

Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark was a formidable undertaking. But in the end, it just isn't worth it. You won't remember attending it a week later... except in your wallet.

‘Spider-Man’ Musical Previews, Off To A Rough Start

nytimes.com | PATRICK HEALY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

All $65 million of the new Broadway musical "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" took flight on Sunday night at its first preview performance, but not with...