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Playwright Glen Berger Talks

Playwright Glen Berger Talks "Turn off the Dark" & "Song of Spider-Man"

After six years co-writing the script, playwright Glen Berger talks to Timothy Callahan about penning his "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" tell-all memoir.

"Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" Gets Tell-All Book Treatment

The troubled $75 million musical "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" was lampooned and scrutinized from the start, and now the most expensive production in Broadway history is the subject of a tell-all book.

Taymor Settles

Taymor Settles "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" Lawsuit

After a year of negotiations and aborted deals, the producers of the Broadway musical "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" and ousted director Julie Taymore announced today they have settled. ROBOT 6 has details.

"Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" Dispute Heads Back To Court

Despite a glimmer of hope in late January, Julie Taymor and the producers of "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" are still unable to agree on settlement terms, leading to a trial date being set for May 28.

"Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark" Legal Feud Finally Ends in Settlement

A settlement has been reached between fired director Julie Taymor and the producers of the $75 million Broadway musical "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark," bringing to an end the nearly year-old legal dispute.

Julie Taymor and

Julie Taymor and "Spider-Man" Musical Producers Settle Royalties Feud

"Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" producers have settled with ousted director Julie Taymor, who will receive $9,750 a week in royalties as part of the settlement.

Spider-Man Musical Producers Sue Julie Taymor

Spider-Man Musical Producers Sue Julie Taymor

The producers of "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" struck back Tuesday against a lawsuit by Julie Taymor, countersuing the former director and stating she violated her own contract before she was fired in March.

Julie Taymor Sues

Julie Taymor Sues "Spider-Man" Musical Producers

In the latest in a long string of complicated stories surrounding the Broadway musical "Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark," original director Julie Taymor has sued for creative rights and pay.

Carney Swings Into

Carney Swings Into "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" 2.0

"Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" star Reeve Carney discusses the retooled Broadway musical and connecting with an audience as Peter Parker.

CBR REVIEW:

CBR REVIEW: "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" 2.0

Following numerous changes including a revised book by writer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, CBR takes a look at the revamped Broadway musical and compares it to the troubled original.

SPINOFF: Why Julie Taymor Should Direct Superhero Flicks

SPINOFF: Why Julie Taymor Should Direct Superhero Flicks

Julie Taymor is out as director of cursed musical "Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark." What should her next move be? According to SPINOFF's Graeme McMillan, saving superhero movies from themselves.

Taymor Officially Exits Spider-Man Musical

Taymor Officially Exits Spider-Man Musical

As expected, Julie Taymor has left her position on "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" with Philip William McKinley taking over as director, joining writer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and more in overhauling the musical.

Taymor Reportedly Leaves

Taymor Reportedly Leaves "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark"

Director Julie Taymor will leave "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" as producers prepare to cease performances to overhaul the $65 million musical, according to multiple reports.

PRESS RELEASE: Greg Horn Provides Art for "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark"

Aguirre-Sacasa Tapped For Spidey Broadway Rewrite?

Aguirre-Sacasa Tapped For Spidey Broadway Rewrite?

Award-winning comic scribe and playwright Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa is reportedly stepping in to stage a rewrite of the beleaguered Broadway production "Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark" which has taken a critical beating.

Critics Pan Spider-Man Musical

Critics Pan Spider-Man Musical

ROBOT 6 has a round-up of critics weighing in on the beleaguered "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" musical, with negative reactions coming in across the board and the reviewers, in turn, being panned by the show's spokesman.

The CBR Review:

The CBR Review: "Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark"

CBR attended a preview performance of Spider-Man's Broadway musical, declaring it everything you heard it is and more -- which is to say it's a failure due to a poorly conceived story and utterly forgettable music.

Arachne Leaves Spider-Man Musical

Arachne Leaves Spider-Man Musical

Natalie Mendoza, the actress who sustained a concussion on the set of "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark," has left the troubled production where she was slated to portray Arachne, a new villain created by director Julie Taymor.

Spider-Man Musical Delayed Once Again

Spider-Man Musical Delayed Once Again

According to reports, The delay-plagued "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" will now open in January instead of December 21 due to more work needed on the $60-million musical. ROBOT 6 has the details.

Spider-Man Musical Costumes, Sets Revealed

Spider-Man Musical Costumes, Sets Revealed

After debuting a song from "Spider-Man: Turn off the Dark" on Good Morning America, director Julie Taymor unveiled several set designs and costumes for the Green Goblin and a new villain, Swiss Miss. ROBOT 6 has details.

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