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SPIDER-MAN TURNS OFF THE PREVIEWS

June 9, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

After a record 177 preview performances during which anything that could go wrong did, the production of Broadway’s Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark finally became “frozen,” Wednesday night, with no further casting, rewrites, songs, or choreography planned, the New York Times reported today (Thursday). Critics have been invited to attend shows tonight, Friday and Saturday, […]

PRODUCERS WON’T TURN OFF BROADWAY SUPERMAN

March 10, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Costs continue to mount for Broadway’s Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, with the production’s budget soaring towards that of a blockbuster Hollywood movie — with only one theater to recoup the investment. Published reports are now estimating that $70-75 million has already been poured into the troubled production, which has been plagued by accidents, cost […]