Reeve Carney, lead thesp in Broadway tuner "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark," has extended his contract with the production and will stay with the show through May.
Upon a preliminary viewing back in February, "Spider-Man" was a spectacular mess. The finished version is reasonably improved but somewhat less spectacular.
The 65th annual Tony awards went by the book -- "The Book of Mormon," that is, which nabbed nine awards in a sweep that was largely expected along the Rialto.
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Broadway vets as well as names from film, TV and dance are among the approximately 40 thesps who make up the cast of big-budget spectacle tuner "Spider-Man, Turn off the Dark."
"Billy Elliot" racked up a whopping 15 noms for the 2009 Tony Awards, with the smaller-scale tuner perceived as its major competition, "Next to Normal," coming in at 11 nods.
Three new half-hour musicals, featuring such Broadway talents as Victoria Clark, Barbara Walsh and Michael John LaChiusa, for a mere 20 bucks? That would sound like quite a bargain, and it turns out…
For anyone weary of pedestrian screen-to-stage adaptations or cut-and-paste jukebox assemblies, the arrival on Broadway of a truly original new musical like "Spring Awakening" is exhilarating. Seven…