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Odds & Ends: First Wives Club Could Be Broadway-Bound, Philip Seymour Hoffman on Happiness & More

Odds & Ends: First Wives Club Could Be Broadway-Bound, Philip Seymour Hoffman on Happiness & More

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today.

First Wives Club Could Be Broadway-Bound
The stage adaptation of the hit 1996 movie First Wives Club, which didn't make it to Broadway after a San Diego run back in 2009 starring Barbara Walsh, Sheryl Lee Ralph and Karen Ziemba, is once again eyeing the Great White Way. This ...

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Spideys Past and Present Fly In for the Final Performance of Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark

Spideys Past and Present Fly In for the Final Performance of Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark
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All good things must come to an end, and so we say a fond farewell to the Broadway spectacular Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark. After a headline-making, three-year run, the comic book-inspired show, featuring music and lyrics by U2's Bono and The Edge, gave its final Broadway performance at the Foxwoods Theatre on January 4. Not surprisingly, everybody in the ...

Laura Osnes, Billy Porter, Perez Hilton & More to Sing ‘Fa-la-la-la-la’ on Broadway’s Carols For a Cure Album

Laura Osnes, Billy Porter, Perez Hilton & More to Sing ‘Fa-la-la-la-la’ on Broadway’s Carols For a Cure Album

The lineup of soloists on the newest Broadway’s Carols for a Cure album is looking pretty darn awesome: Cinderella’s Laura Osnes, Tony-winning Kinky Boots star Billy Porter, Spider-Man alum Reeve Carney, gossip blogger Perez Hilton… Wait, what?! Yes, Perez Hilton, who made his New York stage debut in Newsical the Musical in 2012, will also lend his voice to ...

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Top Five! Krysta Rodriguez Meows, Joe Manganiello Smolders & Charl Brown Socializes in the Week’s Hottest Videos

Top Five! Krysta Rodriguez Meows, Joe Manganiello Smolders & Charl Brown Socializes in the Week’s Hottest Videos

Broadway.com is your top source for exclusive video features, from backstage vloggers to chat shows to our eponymous news roundup. Click below to enjoy our most-watched videos from September 11 through September 17.

1. Kiss & Tell: Backstage at First Date With Krysta Rodriguez, Episode 6: A birthday party for a 24-year-old cat? Watch the First Date company perform ...

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Justin Matthew Sargent to Star as the Web-Slinging Superhero in Broadway's Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark

Justin Matthew Sargent to Star as the Web-Slinging Superhero in Broadway's Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark

With great power, comes great responsibility! Justin Matthew Sargent will replace original star Reeve Carney as Peter Parker, the young outcast who becomes the amazing title character in Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark. In a special ceremony at the Foxwoods Theatre on September 15, Carney, who played his final performance, announced the news. Sargent, who has been performing as the ...

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Reeve Carney Looks Back on Kisses, Diets and a 'Magical Time' as He Waves Goodbye to Spider-Man

Reeve Carney Looks Back on Kisses, Diets and a 'Magical Time' as He Waves Goodbye to Spider-Man

In the corporate world, employees leaving a job are asked to sit through a sometimes grueling “exit interview” about their time at the company. Although that concept doesn’t exist for Broadway performers, we think it’s fun to check in with stars as they finish up a run. Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark star Reeve Carney, who's played the web-slinginger since ...

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August: Osage County Film Star Abigail Breslin Takes In the High-Flying Action of Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark

August: Osage County Film Star Abigail Breslin Takes In the High-Flying Action of Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark
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Moviegoers can catch Abigail Breslin as the rebellious, smart-tongued Jean Fordham in the film version of Tracy Letts' Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning August: Osage County this winter, but on September 12, Breslin checked out Broadway's Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark. The 17-year-old Oscar nominee (Little Miss Sunshine) and Broadway alum (The Miracle Worker) was lucky enough to catch one of ...

Spider-Man's Reeve Carney on His 'Super Poopy' Humor, Liking Older Women & Modeling Speedos on Side by Side

Spider-Man's Reeve Carney on His 'Super Poopy' Humor, Liking Older Women & Modeling Speedos on Side by Side

Spider-Man star Reeve Carney and Susan Blackwell head to the guitar shop in the latest installment of Side by Side. Carney dishes about his love of Cats, what he thought of Miley's twerking at the VMAs and going shirtless on Penny Dreadful.

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Duncan Sheik Debuts at 54 Below, Sutton Foster Gets Cozy & Reeve Carney Flies Away in This Week's Datebook

Duncan Sheik Debuts at 54 Below, Sutton Foster Gets Cozy & Reeve Carney Flies Away in This Week's Datebook

What’s happening in New York City this week besides the return of pumpkin spice lattes? Lots! From concerts to a double dose of off-Broadway openings, we've got all the scoop on the top events for stage fans. Read on for details on Tony winner Sutton Foster highly anticipated return to NYC, the opening of Horton Foote's The Old Friends and ...

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Spider-Man Reunion! Pippin’s Matthew James Thomas Shows Reeve Carney His High-Flying Moves

Spider-Man Reunion! Pippin’s Matthew James Thomas Shows Reeve Carney His High-Flying Moves

Matthew James Thomas and his former Spider-Man co-star Reeve Carney did some serious hanging out (literally) on September 4, when Carney stopped by to see Thomas as the title prince in Pippin. After catching the Tony-winning musical revival, Carney couldn’t wait to try a few high-flying tricks of his own. In Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark, Carney and Thomas shared ...

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Spider-Man Scribe Glen Berger Digs Dirt about Julie Taymor, Bono & More in His Tell-All Book

Spider-Man Scribe Glen Berger Digs Dirt about Julie Taymor, Bono & More in His Tell-All Book

Song of Spider-Man: The Inside Story of the Most Controversial Musical in Broadway History, a memoir written by playwright Glen Berger about his tumultuous journey with Broadway's Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark, doesn't hit shelves until November 5. However, The New York Times' received an advance copy of the manuscript and revealed some of the book's juiciest claims. Song ...

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Exiting Spider-Man Star Reeve Carney Lands Role in Horror Series Penny Dreadful

Exiting Spider-Man Star Reeve Carney Lands Role in Horror Series Penny Dreadful

Oh, the horror…series! Fresh off the news of his upcoming departure from Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark, original star Reeve Carney has scored a key role in Showtime’s upcoming horror drama series Penny Dreadful, created by Tony winner John Logan (Red, I’ll Eat You Last).

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Carney will be a series regular on the eight-episode drama ...

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Justin Matthew Sargent to Don Spidey's Tights in Broadway's Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark

Justin Matthew Sargent to Don Spidey's Tights in Broadway's Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark

Former Rock of Ages star Justin Matthew Sargent will join Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark as the alternate Spider-Man/Peter Parker at Broadway's Foxwoods Theatre. Jake Epstein played his final performance as alternate on August 10 in advance of joining the forthcoming Broadway production of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical. No replacement has been announced for Spider-Man title star Reeve ...

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Idina Menzel Is Renting Again, Clay Aiken Tastes the Rainbow and More Lessons of the Week

Idina Menzel Is Renting Again, Clay Aiken Tastes the Rainbow and More Lessons of the Week

Just because it’s summer doesn’t mean we can’t learn a few things here and there. Broadway taught us a slew of lessons over these last seven days, from the innate impression talents of Lilla Crawford to the sexy, skeptical eye of Maks Chmerkovskiy to the Tony-winning Rolodex of Vanessa Williams. Read on for our top 10 lessons of the week ...

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Superhero Says So Long! Reeve Carney to Exit Broadway's Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark in September

Superhero Says So Long! Reeve Carney to Exit Broadway's Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark in September

Reeve Carney, the original title star of Broadway's Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark, will exit the high-flying production on September 15. The show's producers have announced that open casting calls will be held in New York and Los Angeles for Carney's replacement, as well as for actresses who might join the show as Mary Jane, a role currently being played by ...

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Behold and Wonder! Bono, The Edge & the Stars of Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark Celebrate 1,000 Performances

Behold and Wonder! Bono, The Edge & the Stars of Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark Celebrate 1,000 Performances
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Bring out the cake and champagne! The company of Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark celebrated its 1,000th Broadway performance on May 29, and after the show, stars Reeve Carney, Rebecca Faulkenberry and Robert Cuccioli and composers (and surprise guests) Bono and The Edge gathered backstage at the Foxwoods Theatre to toast and dig into a towering treat. The rock musical ...

Italian Pop-Opera Group Il Volo Swings Into Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark for a Backstage Visit

Italian Pop-Opera Group Il Volo Swings Into Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark for a Backstage Visit

Fantastico! Il Volo, the Italian operatic pop trio of Piero Barone, Ignazio Boschetto and Gianluca Ginoble, enjoyed a holiday weekend visit to Broadway's Foxwoods Theatre on May 26 to see Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark. The golden-voiced guys of Il Volo are bona fide musical fans, and are prepping to debut a special edition of their sophomore album, We Are ...

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How Appropriate! Robert Cuccioli Celebrates Spider-Man Star Reeve Carney’s Birthday at Jekyll & Hyde Club

How Appropriate! Robert Cuccioli  Celebrates Spider-Man Star Reeve Carney’s Birthday at Jekyll & Hyde Club

This Hot Shot is best appreciated by longtime Broadway fans: Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark title star Reeve Carney celebrated his birthday on April 24 at the Jekyll & Hyde Club in Times Square and, appropriately enough, one of the revelers was the Tony-nominated original star of Jekyll & Hyde! We’re referring, of course, to Robert Cuccioli, who is now ...

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Christina DeCicco to Take Over as Arachne in Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark

Christina DeCicco to Take Over as Arachne in Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark

Christina DeCicco will join the cast of the hit musical Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark as Arachne beginning April 23 at the Foxwoods Theatre. DeCicco takes over the role from Katrina Lenk, who will play her final performance on April 21.

DeCicco was last seen on Broadway starring as Eva Peron twice a week in the revival of Evita. She ...

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Spider-Man’s Reeve Carney Trades Superhero Tights for High Heels Backstage at Kinky Boots

Spider-Man’s Reeve Carney Trades Superhero Tights for High Heels Backstage at Kinky Boots
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Reeve Carney took a night off from superhero duty to indulge in an evening of drag-tastic fun. The actor/singer, who has starred in Broadway’s Spider-Man: Turn off the Dark since its inception, swung by Broadway’s fierce new musical Kinky Boots on April 3 to see former Spidey castmates Joey Taranto and Kyle Post in their new gig. Carney brought ...

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The X Factor's Carly Rose Sonenclar Hangs Around Backstage at Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark

The X Factor's Carly Rose Sonenclar Hangs Around Backstage at Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark
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X Factor runner-up and Broadway vet Carly Rose Sonenclar enjoyed a visit to the Foxwoods Theatre on January 20, where she took in a performance of Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark and met the show's high-flying stars Reeve Carney and Rebecca Faulkenberry. The pint-sized powerhouse, an ambassador to the Starlight Children's Foundation (an organization that provides entertainment, education and ...

Pretty Little Liars Hunk Keegan Allen Flies Into Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark for a Backstage Visit

Pretty Little Liars Hunk Keegan Allen Flies Into Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark for a Backstage Visit
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As mysterious bad boy with a checkered past Toby Cavanaugh on ABC Family's Pretty Little Liars, Keegan Allen is known for getting into and out of plenty of sticky situations, so he must have felt at home at Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark. On January 6, the Hollywood newcomer took in an evening performance of the hit musical, then ventured ...

Reeve Carney & the Hunky Men of Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark Line Up to Sign Their New Calendar

Reeve Carney & the Hunky Men of Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark Line Up to Sign Their New Calendar

The talented (and fit!) men of Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark came together for a signing of their 2013-2014 calendar, featuring the athletic guys who bring the story of Broadway's favorite super hero to life each night at the Foxwoods Theatre. The Spider-Man calendar features vibrant photos of 14 cast members from the hit musical in their most heroic poses ...

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Oscar Winner Jamie Foxx Swings In for a Backstage Visit at Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark

Oscar Winner Jamie Foxx Swings In for a Backstage Visit at Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark
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Oscar winner Jamie Foxx enjoyed a pre-holiday visit to Broadway's Foxwoods Theatre on December 14 to meet Reeve Carney, Rebecca Faulkenberry, Robert Cuccioli and the rest of the high-flying cast of Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark. The Oscar winner, who is set to turn up the heat on-screen as Spidey villain Electro/Maxwell Dillon in the forthcoming sequel to The ...

Watch Taylor Swift Get Into 'Trouble' at an Underground Rave with Spider-Man's Reeve Carney

Watch Taylor Swift Get Into 'Trouble' at an Underground Rave with Spider-Man's Reeve Carney

Taylor Swift said her new video for "I Knew You Were Trouble" would be "edgy" and she wasn't kidding. The clip begins with Swift laying in the middle of a trash-covered field, delivering a voiceover about the details of falling hard and fast for an edgy bad boy, played by Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark leading man Reeve Carney. The ...

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