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  1. 'Spider-Man' Musical Mocked on Sesame Street (Video)

    6:06 am PDT 06/16/2011
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    "You must be patient, sir, it's Bono's first show ever," Grover tells a theatergoer. READ MORE

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  2. Who wrote 'Spider-Man?'

    11:02 pm PDT 06/15/2011
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    THE REPORT: Fired Julie Taymor, in arbitration, may be owed author money too. READ MORE

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  3. 'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark'

    11:01 pm PDT 06/15/2011
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    THEATER REVIEW: The ambitious musical has gone from an incoherent mess into a dumbed-down but more straightforward account. READ MORE

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  4. 'Spider-Man' Musical: After Opening Night, Many Challenges Still Loom

    9:50 pm PDT 06/15/2011
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    The Broadway show, which finally opened Tuesday, has been slammed by critics and needs to run at near-full capacity for years before it begins to see a profit. READ MORE

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  5. Bill Clinton on 'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark' Musical: It’s 'Fabulous'

    10:13 am PDT 06/15/2011
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    The former President gives the show high marks, despite mixed critical reviews the revamped production has received. READ MORE

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  6. 'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark's' Bono, The Edge Answer to Critics (Video)

    5:41 am PDT 06/15/2011
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    "If Spider-Man were to disappear, certainly the late-night comics would be very sad," jokes Bono at opening night. READ MORE

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  7. Fired 'Spider-Man' Director Shows Up to Premiere

    12:13 am PDT 06/15/2011
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    Julie Taymor was applauded and embraced during the curtain call at the show's opening night Tuesday. READ MORE

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  8. 'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark': What the Critics Say

    10:04 pm PDT 06/14/2011
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    THR's David Rooney describes the revamped show as "terminally clunky" and the music "mediocre," while the New York Times' Ben Brantley calls it a "bore." READ MORE

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  9. 'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark': Julie Taymor to Attend Tuesday's Opening

    3:12 pm PDT 06/14/2011
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    The director was ousted from the production in March. READ MORE

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  10. 'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark': Bono Says He 'Misses' Julie Taymor But 'Had to Make it Work'

    10:53 am PDT 06/14/2011
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    The trouble-plagued musical opens tonight in New York. READ MORE

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  11. Theater Review: Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark

    8:51 am PDT 06/14/2011
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    Reeve Carney, Jennifer Damiano and T.V. Carpio star in the mega-musical, finally opening Tuesday at New York's Foxwoods Theatre. READ MORE

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  12. 'Spider-Man's' T.V. Carpio: Harsh Reviews Were 'Crushing'

    6:53 am PDT 06/14/2011
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    "Critics are human. They’re going to say what they want to say, and I can’t control that," says the Broadway actress. READ MORE

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  13. Steve Lillywhite on the Music of 'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark' (Exclusive)

    2:12 am PDT 06/14/2011
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    U2's longtime producer and the man tasked with recording Broadway's most expensive musical tells THR about how it all came together. Says Lillywhite: "Anything to do with 'Spider-Man' is not by the book." READ MORE

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  14. 'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark': U2's Bono, the Edge Open Up About Troubled Musical

    8:31 pm PDT 06/13/2011
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    "If we thought it would take this long, there is not a chance on earth we'd have done it," says Bono, who composed the music with his bandmate. READ MORE

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  15. 'Spider-Man' Owes Julie Taymor $300,000, Union Says

    12:43 pm PDT 06/09/2011
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    The Stage Directors and Choreographers Society has filed an arbitration claim against producers of the Broadway musical. READ MORE

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  16. Bono on 'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark': 'I Promise It's Not Been Canceled'

    7:47 pm PDT 05/26/2011
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    The U2 frontman, who composed the music for problem-plagued $70 million Broadway production with the Edge, says the revamped show "will be there by opening night." READ MORE

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  17. U2's Bono Agreed With Terrible Reviews for Spider-Man on Broadway

    8:10 am PDT 05/20/2011
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    He says Julie Taymor "would not accept" them -- and that is why she was booted as director. READ MORE

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  18. ‘Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark’ Returns with Few Glitches, New Elements

    6:41 am PDT 05/13/2011
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    “Aside from a couple of technical glitches and one late entrance, the show unfolded fairly smoothly,” the New York Times says as reports highlight the addition of iconic Spider-Man scenes and a new original song from U2’s Bono and the Edge. READ MORE

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  19. Actor Who Fell 35 Feet Returns to 'Spider-Man,' Performs Stunt Again

    6:30 am PDT 05/06/2011
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    A spokesman for the troubled show called it an "emotional and exciting moment for the cast and crew." READ MORE

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  20. 'Spider-Man' Wasn't Snubbed by the Tonys

    12:12 pm PDT 05/03/2011
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    The Internet was abuzz after the troubled $65 million musical received no love from the awards committee during the nominations announcement Tuesday. READ MORE

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  21. U.K. 'Batman Live' Stage Show 'Not Another Spider-Man'

    4:21 am PDT 04/13/2011
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    Producers say the production will not suffer the same problems as Broadway's troubled Spider-Man musical. READ MORE

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