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  1. 'The Lion King' Crowned Broadway's Top Earner of All Time

    2:20 pm 4/9/2012

    The musical, which has been on Broadway since 1997, has officially surpassed "The Phantom of the Opera" for the top spot.Read more

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  2. Julie Taymor, 'Spider-Man' Producers File Dueling Motions to Dismiss Lawsuits

    9:13 am 3/22/2012

    The parties in the dispute over the expensive Broadway musical argue why the cases are bogus.Read more

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  3. Julie Taymor Blames Bono and The Edge for 'Spider-Man' Problems in Latest Court Filing

    1:37 pm 3/2/2012

    Director goes into detail about what happened during the development of the musical, why the U2 bandmates deserve significant blame, the so-called "Plan X" and why she was fired.Read more

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  4. 'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark' Producer Settles With Julie Taymor's Union

    10:35 am 2/16/2012

    Producers continue to fight with Taymor over authorship, but make a deal with stage directors union over royalties.Read more

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  5. 'Spider-Man' Producers File Nasty Countersuit Against Julie Taymor

    2:54 pm 1/17/2012

    In a filing Tuesday, Taymor is blamed for the show's troubles as producers say they made "superhuman efforts" to save the production. "The show is a success despite Taymor, not because of her," say the producers.Read more

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  6. 'Spider-Man' Composers Bono, The Edge Celebrate Record-Breaking Grosses

    10:54 am 1/5/2012

    The U2 members crow about the history-making single-week performance of "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark," which grossed a staggering $2.9 million last week.Read more

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  7. THR Critic David Rooney's Top 10 Theater Productions of 2011

    2:35 pm 12/23/2011

    It was the explosion of new plays more than musicals that distinguished 2011 on New York stages.Read more

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  8. 'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark' Earns $2.1M for the Week, Setting Foxwoods Theatre Record

    11:25 pm 11/27/2011

    The news comes a few weeks after original director Julie Taymor filed a blockbuster lawsuit claiming the production has violated her rights by continuing to use her work without compensation.Read more

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  9. Julie Taymor Blasts Bono, The Edge Over 'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark' Lawsuit

    11:42 am 11/15/2011

    The ousted Broadway director says her collaborators unfairly painted her as “exhausted” and “overwrought.” Read more

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  10. Can Julie Taymor Shut Down 'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark'? (Analysis)

    7:42 am 11/9/2011

    Producers are said to be preparing licensed productions around the globe, but the director aims to prevent that from happening without her approval.Read more

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