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Original Director Julie Taymor Files Lawsuit Against Spider-Man Producers

Original Director Julie Taymor Files Lawsuit Against Spider-Man Producers

Original Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark director Julie Taymor is suing the Broadway production for violating her rights by continuing to use her work without compensation, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Taymor departed the musical in March and was replaced by creative consultant Philip William McKinley, who helped revamp the show before it opened on June 14 after seven months ...

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Spider-Man's Reeve Carney and Jennifer Damiano Gush About Twilight, Jeff Buckley and More as They Answer Your Questions

Spider-Man's Reeve Carney and Jennifer Damiano Gush About Twilight, Jeff Buckley and More as They Answer Your Questions

Reeve Carney has plenty of responsibility saving the world from imminent disaster in Broadway's action-packed extravaganza Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark, but that doesn't mean he can't devote some time to his loyal fans. Carney and his Spider-Man co-star Jennifer Damiano (who plays iconic girl-next-door Mary Jane Watson) recently headed to Broadway.com's studio to sit down for their very ...

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Rebecca Faulkenberry and Christina Sajous Will Fly Into Spider-Man as Mary Jane and Arachne

Rebecca Faulkenberry and Christina Sajous Will Fly Into Spider-Man as Mary Jane and Arachne

Rebecca Faulkenberry and Christina Sajous will join the cast of Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark as Mary Jane Watson and Arachne, respectively. Current star Jennifer Damiano will play her final performance on November 6 with Faulkenberry taking over on November 8, while T.V. Carpio will depart on November 13 with Sajous joining the cast on November 15. Leading man ...

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Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark Invites Costumed Youngsters Backstage for Special Halloween Photos

Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark Invites Costumed Youngsters Backstage for Special Halloween Photos
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Spider-Man has long made for a super Halloween costume, but trick-or-treaters have even more reason to dress up as the famed hero now that Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark is flying high on Broadway. The hit musical celebrated Halloween a tad early on October 26 when the production invited youngsters to attend the matinee performance dressed as Spider-Man himself. A ...

Tony Winner Catherine Zeta-Jones and Her Kids Have a Broadway Date at Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark

Tony Winner Catherine Zeta-Jones and Her Kids Have a Broadway Date at Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark
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A year after her Tony-winning run in A Little Night Music, Catherine Zeta-Jones returned to Broadway on October 1 to check out the musical extravaganza Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark with her children, Carys and Dylan Douglas. After the performance Zeta-Jones & Co. headed backstage at the Foxwoods Theatre to snap some photos with Reeve Carney, Spidey alternate Matthew James ...

Let Your Spidey Sense Tingle as Reeve Carney and Spider-Man Honor ‘Everyday Hero’ Diane Pagan

Let Your Spidey Sense Tingle as Reeve Carney and Spider-Man Honor ‘Everyday Hero’ Diane Pagan

After the September 21 matinee performance of Spider-Man, Turn off The Dark, star  Reeve Carney shed his Spidey-suit to showcase a real-life hero, Bronx-based home care nurse practitioner Diane Pagan. Pagan, the first honoree of Spider-Man’s “Everyday Heroes” program, had been a guest at the performance and was overwhelmed by the public recognition for her work. Click on to ...

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Glenn Beck, Degrassi Stars & More Swing By Spider-Man on Broadway

Glenn Beck, Degrassi Stars & More Swing By Spider-Man on Broadway
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An enthusiastic and eclectic handful of celebs were on hand to see a Broadway’s biggest superhero in action at the September 21 performance of Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark. It was a repeat visit for TV and radio personality Glenn Beck, who took his adoration of the show to the airwaves after his first viewing. Among Beck’s fellow audience members ...

Get Inspired as Reeve Carney and Spider-Man Honor an ‘Everyday Hero’

Get Inspired as Reeve Carney and Spider-Man Honor an ‘Everyday Hero’

He may be stopping bad guys eight times a week on the stage of the Foxwoods theatre, but Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark star Reeve Carney was excited to step out of the spotlight on September 21 to honor a real-life life saver. Diane Pagan, a Bronx-based home care nurse practitioner and the first honoree of the show’s new "Everyday ...

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Basketball Star Carmelo Anthony and Wife La La Bounce Over to Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark

Basketball Star Carmelo Anthony and Wife La La Bounce Over to Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark

New York Knicks favorite Carmelo Anthony is used to shooting baskets, but on September 18, Anthony paid a visit to another popular New York famous for shooting...web: Spider-Man! Anthony, along with his wife La La and their son Kiyan, ventured to the Foxwoods Theatre to check out the high-flying musical Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark. After the show, the ...

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Spider-Man's Reeve Carney on Playing Jeff Buckley in New Bio Film: 'I Avoided Listening to Jeff's Music'

Spider-Man's Reeve Carney on Playing Jeff Buckley in New Bio Film: 'I Avoided Listening to Jeff's Music'

Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark star Reeve Carney is readying to swing back to the big screen as the late musician Jeff Buckley in an upcoming biopic about the Grammy nominee’s life. Broadway.com recently caught up with the actor, who’s showing off his buff bod in the current Time Out New York fitness issue, to talk about how he’s ...

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Spider-Man Stars Reeve Carney and Jennifer Damiano Are Taking Your Questions!

Spider-Man Stars Reeve Carney and Jennifer Damiano Are Taking Your Questions!

Ready to find out what really makes Spider-Man's Spidey Sense tingle? Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark stars Reeve Carney and Jennifer Damiano are headed to Broadway.com's studio for a very special joint Ask a Star feature. Peter Parker and Mary Jane...er, Reeve and Jennifer...will sit on our comfy couch as they answer questions submitted by fans. Want ...

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Spider-Man's Laura Beth Wells on Life as the Green Goblin's Wife and Her Own Newlywed Bliss

Spider-Man's Laura Beth Wells on Life as the Green Goblin's Wife and Her Own Newlywed Bliss

Age & Hometown: 35; Knoxville, TN

Current Role: A Broadway debut as Emily Osborn, the devoted wife of madman scientist-turned-super villain Norman Osborn/Green Goblin, in Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark.

Taking Flight: Wells gets to watch Spider-Man soar through the air each night, so it’s fitting that her love of theater began with another high-flying musical. “My parents took ...

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A Gift from the Goblin! Patrick Page Welcomes Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark 500,000th Audience Member

A Gift from the Goblin! Patrick Page Welcomes Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark 500,000th Audience Member
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Spider-Man is one popular superhero! On September 14, Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark welcomed its 500,000th audience member to the Foxwoods Theatre. After the matinee performance, the show's villainous Green Goblin (Patrick Page) decided to play nice by inviting the lucky audience member, Australian youngster Jordan Muir, on stage to receive a special commemorative copy of the Daily Bugle ...

Go Behind the Scenes of the 'Rise Above 1' Music Video with Spider-Man's Reeve Carney

Go Behind the Scenes of the 'Rise Above 1' Music Video with Spider-Man's Reeve Carney

Earlier this year Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark star Reeve Carney teamed up with the show's rock star composers Bono and the Edge to film a special music video for the show's anthem "Rise Above 1." Carney, who took to the roof of a Manhattan skyscraper for the intense shoot, discusses the experience in a new behind-the-scenes video feature ...

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Get in Spidey Shape! Reeve Carney and the Cast of Spider-Man Hit the Gym For Time Out New York

Get in Spidey Shape! Reeve Carney and the Cast of Spider-Man Hit the Gym For Time Out New York

It's not easy saving New York City from the dastardly deeds of the Green Goblin, so Reeve Carney and his Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark co-stars have to stay in top shape for the action-packed Broadway extravaganza. While Peter Parker's strength may be genetically altered, that's not the case for Carney and his fellow hunky Spideys, who are showing off ...

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Squigs Captures the Action-Packed Excitement of Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark

Squigs Captures the Action-Packed Excitement of Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark

Spider-Man began life as a comic, and Broadway.com's resident artist Justin 'Squigs' Robertson is bringing the popular hero back to his illustrated roots with a new portrait of the hit musical Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark. Featuring rising star Reeve Carney's two onstage personas, the nerdy Peter Parker and his alter-ego Spider-Man, Squigs' drawing captures Parker's turmoil as ...

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Spider-Man's Patrick Page Regrets Not Asking Out More Cute Girls as a Student

Spider-Man's Patrick Page Regrets Not Asking Out More Cute Girls as a Student

As kids all over America head back to school, Broadway.com decided to ask our favorite Broadway stars to look back at their own years in the classroom, sharing memories of favorite subjects and activities and describing their younger selves. On stage Patrick Page is tormenting New York City and the famed title web-slinger of Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark ...

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Spider-Man's Reeve Carney and Dave Matthews Kick Off the 2011 World Police and Fire Games

Spider-Man's Reeve Carney and Dave Matthews Kick Off the 2011 World Police and Fire Games
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Reeve Carney stays plenty busy saving New York City from super villains in Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark, but on August 26 Carney and his Broadway co-stars decided to salute some real life heroes. Carney and the cast headed to Brooklyn's Prospect Park to perform at the opening ceremony of the 2011 World Police and Fire Games. (More than 15 ...

Twilight Triangle? Spider-Man Star Reeve Carney Dreams of Robert Pattinson's GF Kristen Stewart

Twilight Triangle? Spider-Man Star Reeve Carney Dreams of Robert Pattinson's GF Kristen Stewart

News broke earlier this week that Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark leading man Reeve Carney would play his rock 'n roll doppelganger Jeff Buckley in an upcoming bio film about the late singer. However, another heartthrob actor/musician also reportedly had his sights set on the project: Twilight's Robert Pattinson.

It seems that movie role might not be the ...

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Bible Belting! Spider-Man's Philip William McKinley to Direct Musical Arena Spectacular The Bible

Bible Belting! Spider-Man's Philip William McKinley to Direct Musical Arena Spectacular The Bible

Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark creative consultant Philip William McKinley is set to direct The Bible: The Beginning, a musical arena spectacular version of the Old Testament, according to Deadline.com. The production is expected to launch at a yet-to-be-determined venue in 2012 or 2013 before embarking on a national tour. Michael Levine, Matt Rollings and Ryan Beveridge are composing ...

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Spider-Man's Reeve Carney to Star in Jeff Buckley Bio Film

Spider-Man's Reeve Carney to Star in Jeff Buckley Bio Film

Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark leading man Reeve Carney has been cast as Jeff Buckley in a currently untitled movie about the late singer's life. Jake Scott (Welcome to the Rileys) will direct the film, which features a screenplay by Ryan Jaffe (The Rocker.)  Production will begin in New York and Memphis in November.

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Spider-Man Star Reeve Carney Meets His Spidey Twin on the Streets of New York City

Spider-Man Star Reeve Carney Meets His Spidey Twin on the Streets of New York City

Reeve Carney battles plenty of bad guys in Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark, but who's defending New York City on the show's dark night? Apparently there's another web slinger keeping watch over Times Square! On August 9, Carney, out of his Spidey uniform and enjoying a night on the town, snapped a photo with a Spider-Man impersonator in the theater ...

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One Day Star Jim Sturgess Spends a Night at Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark

One Day Star Jim Sturgess Spends a Night at Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark
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Moviegoers can catch British charmer Jim Sturgess wooing Anne Hathaway in the upcoming film romance One Day, and on August 10, Sturgess checked out Broadway's superhero love story at Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark. Sturgess was in familiar territory when visiting the show, as he played Spidey in readings of the musical a few years back. He also starred in ...

Blink 182's Mark Hoppus Rocks Out at Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark

Blink 182's Mark Hoppus Rocks Out at Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark
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The cast of Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark has become accustomed to hanging out with superstar musicians (their show was composed by two, Bono and The Edge!), but that didn't mean they weren't excited to welcome Blink 182's Mark Hoppus backstage at the Foxwoods Theatre. On August 2, Hoppus brought his wife Skye and son Jack to check out the ...

Cedric the Entertainer Takes In the High-Flying Action of Spider-Man

Cedric the Entertainer Takes In the High-Flying Action of Spider-Man
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For an exciting night of family-friendly theater, Cedric the Entertainer brought his wife and children to check out the Broadway extravaganza Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark on July 29. Cedric, whose resume includes the 2008 Broadway revival of American Buffalo, stopped backstage at the Foxwoods Theatre after the show to snap some photos alongside Jennifer Damiano and Spidey alternate Matthew ...

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