Ambulances Called, Show Stopped After 'Big Accident' During Spider-Man…

Uh-oh: According to several people in the audience of tonight's show, the Bono-penned, Julie Taymor-directed Spider-Man musical Turn off the Dark just stopped a performance mid-show after an actor was involved in a 'big accident'—possibly a two-story fall. » 12/20/10 10:04pm 12/20/10 10:04pm

Luckily, it seems as though the actor involved is okay,… » 12/20/10 10:04pm 12/20/10 10:04pm

Spider-Man Musical "Biggest Fiasco In Broadway History"

Sounds like the rumors about singing Spidey's rapidly fraying money web are true. The $45 million musical written by Bono and The Edge, put the crew on hiatus and now the actors have been released from their contracts. The New York Post is calling it the biggest fiasco in Broadway history, and quoting experts saying… » 8/12/09 4:30pm 8/12/09 4:30pm

Who Came Up With The Spider-Man Musical's Goofy-Ass Name? It Was Bono.

Have you been wondering why the Spider-Man musical is called Turn Off The Dark? Apparently Bono, the musical's songwriter, came up with the name. Says director Julie Taymor: "It was a story that he heard about a child who would say to his daddy, he was sleeping, and instead of saying ‘turn on the light,' he would say… » 7/17/09 12:58pm 7/17/09 12:58pm