Tituss Burgess Breaks Our Hearts Singing Into The Woods' "Stay With Me"

Before Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt star Tituss Burgess was singing "Pinot Noir," he starred as the Witch from Stephen Sondheim's Into the Woods. Burgess reprised his role (briefly) for Sondheim's birthday celebration. Just try and watch this clip without weeping. » 3/24/15 1:12pm Tuesday 1:12pm

Disney is prepping a Frozen live-action musical!

A surprise to no one, Disney is developing a Frozen musical. Does this mean our dreams of hearing Idina Menzel perform "Let it Go" live could come true? Perhaps. » 1/13/14 10:30am 1/13/14 10:30am

How To Train Your Dragon's stage show will feast on Spider-Man's…

Now this is a movie-inspired kids stage show we'd pay money to see. Check out the first ever footage form the Melbourne stage production of How To Train Your Dragon. » 8/08/11 11:39am 8/08/11 11:39am

Will Julie Taymor be forced out of the Spider-Man Musical?

Despite the comedy of errors that is Broadway's Spider-Man musical, ticket sales continue to soar. But will this next news snip Spidey's web once and for all? Rumor has it director Julie Taymor may step down. » 3/08/11 11:30am 3/08/11 11:30am

Lead Actress flees the Spider-Man musical

More trouble for Julie Taymor's Spidey musical. Natalie Mendoza, who plays Arachne, and sings five numbers (including the title track), is leaving the production after suffering from a concussion last month. Will this inspire others to jump ship? [NY Times] » 12/29/10 8:00am 12/29/10 8:00am

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

The Spider-Man Broadway musical is like eating a candy-coated black…

The $65-million Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark is not unlike eating a caramel-covered, poisonous arachnid. It's a deranged spectacle that's sweet going down. » 11/29/10 11:05am 11/29/10 11:05am

Previews for the Spider-Man musical reveal Kraven, Carnage, and a giant…

The latest TV spots for the Spider-Man musical have hit the web. Check out footage of the high-flying stunts, Carnage, Kraven, and the gangster Hammerhead, who has been transformed into a macrocephalic parade float. » 11/27/10 12:00pm 11/27/10 12:00pm

Will the giant robotic King Kong save Broadway from U2's Spider-Man?

Behold the beast that could save Broadway from horrible emo Peter Parkers. This 20-foot animatronic could be the star of his own Broadway musical, King Kong — Live On Stage. But does he sing and dance? » 9/16/10 2:00pm 9/16/10 2:00pm

U2's $50 million Spider-Man musical hits the stage in November

The troubled musical Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark will open Nov. 14th at the Foxwoods Theater. Now they just need to sell out the house every night until 2015 to recoup expenses. Image via The L Magazine. [LA Times] » 8/11/10 10:00am 8/11/10 10:00am

Want To Be The Spider-Man Musical's Next Mary Jane?

Want to be Peter Parker's next Broadway leading lady? With Rachel Evan Wood out of Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark, here's your chance to hit the Tony Award jackpot. Auditions are next Saturday in New York. » 3/24/10 10:00am 3/24/10 10:00am

Spider-Man Musical Hanging On A Single Strand?

We thought the Spider-Man musical fiasco was finished, crushed to death under its $45 million budget. But it seems the sunglassed superstar Bono, who wrote the show's score, has stepped in to save the day. [New York Post] » 9/02/09 4:06pm 9/02/09 4:06pm

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

Spider-Man Musical Out Of Money?

Work on the upcoming superhero musical Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark has stopped, due to rumored money troubles. But is the problem that the production is out of money, or just can't get to the money fast enough? » 8/07/09 1:00pm 8/07/09 1:00pm

U2 Talk About Scoring the "Spider-Man" Musical

Does the Spider-Man musical make your Spidey-sense tingle with possible lameness? U2's Bono and The Edge felt the same. They explain their change of heart in a video interview, which also shows off what may be the show's logo. » 6/11/09 1:20pm 6/11/09 1:20pm