iOS app Android app

Spiderman Musical

'Spider-Man' Musical Co-writer Spills The Beans

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 11.02.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — This summer, out of the blue, playwright Glen Berger got a call from director Julie Taymor. He assumed he was being but...

Spider-Man: A Hard Lesson About Live Theatre

Lorraine Roe | Posted 10.16.2013 | New York
Lorraine Roe

It makes me pause to say thank you to all the actors and dancers that take the chances they do, so that we the audience can have a truly unique experience. Godspeed recovery to the dancer, Daniel Curry, who was injured.

Another Bomb Scare For Michelle Obama

Posted 07.17.2012 | New York

The injury-prone Broadway show "Spiderman: Turn Off the Dark" ran into more problems Sunday. This time, however, it was no fault of the musical but of...

Spider-Man Is Unleashed on Los Angeles Theatre

Tony Bartolone | Posted 05.26.2012 | Arts
Tony Bartolone

Through carefully controlled chaos and moments of pure inspired effort, this superhero musical radiates spirit with astoundingly great power.

Magic Johnson And Larry Bird On Broadway

Posted 01.07.2012 | Arts

Some of the most successful Broadway plays of the last season have also been some of the most unorthodox, what with Spiderman: Turn Off The Dark and S...

Fringe Musical Mocks Julie Taymor And 'Spider-Man'

AP | By MARK KENNEDY | Posted 10.17.2011 | Home

NEW YORK -- To see how far Julie Taymor has fallen over the past year, look no further than the New York International Fringe Festival. That's where ...

'So Far, So Good' With Retooled 'Spider-Man'

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 08.28.2011 | Arts

NEW YORK — The reboot of the "Spider-Man" musical on Broadway enjoyed a strong second straight week at the box office, leaving the two lead prod...

Why Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark's Bad Reviews Don't Matter

Danny Groner | Posted 08.26.2011 | Arts
Danny Groner

The theater was packed with young, comic-book-loving kids. A child in front of me was so enthralled by the show, he sat with his back angled forward for the entire show.

Stage Door: Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark

Fern Siegel | Posted 08.19.2011 | Arts
Fern Siegel

Summer is a perfect time for Spider-Man's debut. The first act is tame, but the second act soars. So suspend belief. Sit back, relax and enjoy the experience.

Spiderman: The Party

Regina Weinreich | Posted 08.16.2011 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

The crowd outside the Bowlmor on West 44th Street swelled into a non-menacing mini-mob. Harry Belafonte, Spike Lee and Cindy Crawford snaked their fam...

Reworked 'Spider-Man' Musical Returns To Broadway Thursday

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 07.11.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Brace yourselves, citizens. It's time for the new adventures of Spider-Man the musical. Broadway's most expensive and audacious show...

Lucas Kavner

WATCH: Hollywood Stars Snubbed By Tony Awards

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucas Kavner | Posted 07.03.2011 | Arts

Standing before a podium straight out of a retro game show, Matthew Broderick and Anika Noni Rose, the Broadway actress best known for her star-making...

Armageddon at the DC Corral

Will Durst | Posted 06.18.2011 | Comedy
Will Durst

It's way too early to sort out the winners and the losers in the big budget showdown on Capitol Hill the last couple weeks. They're still extricating bodies from behind the hay bales of the Gunfight at the DC Corral and will be for months.

The Spider-Man Musical That Did Premiere On Time

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

It seems that Spidey is cursed. "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark", the big budget Broadway musical, has been delayed numerous times due to several injur...

Comedians Tweet The News

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Twitter is the perfect outlet for comedians to try out new jokes and share their humorous thoughts on current events with the world. We've collected a...

Is $65 Million Important In Making Theater? Cue The Zero Budget Off-Broadway Spider-Man Musical

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Watch out "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark," there's a new Spidey show in town. Justin Moran, an improv comedian and composer, has created his own mus...

The Cairo Condition: Waiting for a Crisis to Make Changes Is a Bad Idea

Inder Sidhu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Inder Sidhu

Think about the last time your organization faced a crisis: did it anticipate it before hand? Was it slow to implement change? Did your leaders vow afterward to react differently next time?

'Spider-Man' Cast Responds To Critics

nydailynews.com | By Kerry Burke and Bill Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Stung by lousy reviews, "Spider-Man" bit back Wednesday at critics who reviewed the Broadway show while it's still in previews. Rick Miramontez, sp...

Spiderfreude

Gwen Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Gwen Davis

As one whose childhood was brightened by what seemed the great original American art form, my heart lifted by the brilliant lyrics of Frank Loesser, Y...

Boffo Smash or Miserable Flop?

Will Durst | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Will Durst

There were fleeting moments of mad genius as the president flashed his trademark Messianic zeal, but all momentum fizzled whenever he tap-danced around specifics in wooden numbers that reeked of the familiar.

‘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...

'Spider-Man' Gets New, High Flying Finale

nytimes.com | PATICK HEALY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

A creative hole was filled on Wednesday in the $65 million Broadway musical "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" with the addition of a technically ambitio...

WATCH: Colbert Tips His Hat To The Spider-Man Musical

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

After a two-week break, Stephen Colbert returned to the "Report" last night and did his classic "Tip Of The Hat, Wag Of The Finger" segment. After wag...

Holy Farewell, Brenda! Peanuts and Changing of the Comics Cosmos

David Crumm | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
David Crumm

t might seem that comics themselves are dying, but the truth is that comics are alive and well. In fact, they are conquering global culture. What's more: Comics increasingly are the home of our spiritual imagination.

WATCH: Injured 'Spider-Man' Actor Chris Tierney Opens Up About Fall

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Back on his feet, injured 'Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark' actor Chris Tierney opened up about his terrifying fall. Speaking with WCBS-NY in his first...