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Ed Sullivan smiles while standing with the Beatles on the set of his television variety series, New York, February 9, 1964. Left to right: Ringo Starr, George Harrison, Sullivan, John Lennon, Paul McCartney. (Photo by Express Newspapers/Getty Images)

Panel Looks Back 50 Years After Beatles’ Iconic ‘Ed Sullivan Show’ Performance

Fifty years ago Sunday, four young men from Liverpool, England took the stage at the Ed Sullivan Show, performed four original songs and one number from “The Music Man,” and changed history in one night.

02/09/2014

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Meet The Panelist For 50 Years: The Beatles

On February 9, 1964, 73 million people turned on the Ed Sullivan Show to watch four boys from Liverpool transform not just music but the world.

02/05/2014

People line up to enter the Foxwoods Theatre for a matinee showing of "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark." (credit: AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

‘Spider-Man’ Producers Punch Back At Julie Taymor With Countersuit

The countersuit claims Taymor failed to fulfill her legal obligations and refused to collaborate on changes to the $75 million show.

01/17/2012

Taymor attends the Broadway opening night for "Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark" Jun 14, 2011 (credit: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)

Ex-Director Julie Taymor Sues ‘Spider-Man’ Broadway Producers

Director Julie Taymor has filed a lawsuit against the producers of “Spider-Man: Turn off the Dark,” alleging they violated her creative rights and haven’t compensated her for the work she put into the musical.

11/08/2011

The cast during curtain call for 'Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark' Return to Broadway first preview performance at the Foxwoods Theatre on May 12, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Joe Corrigan/Getty Images)

‘Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark’ Opens To Mixed Reviews By Critics

The much-anticipated and revamped version of “Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark” officially opened on Broadway Tuesday night, so what did the critics think of the new and improved show?

06/15/2011

Bono, left, Julie Taymor and The Edge arrive at the opening night performance of the Broadway musical "Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark," Tuesday, June 14, 2011. (credit: AP Photo/Charles Sykes)

Bono, Julie Taymor All Smiles As ‘Spider-Man’ Opens On Broadway

Bono, The Edge and Julie Taymor hugged each other and were all smiles as they posed for photos on the red carpet before “Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark” officially opened Tuesday night.

06/14/2011

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World Science Festival 2011 Returns To NYC With Celebrity Attendees

You may think of science as the class you couldn’t wait to ditch in high school – but this week, all the cool kids are into it.

06/02/2011

Spider-Man, Christopher Tierney (credit: AP Photos)

Injured Broadway ‘Spider-Man’ Actor Christopher Tierney To Rejoin Show

Tierney, who fell 35 feet into the orchestra pit in front of a shocked preview audience on Dec. 20, got permission from his doctor to rejoin rehearsals beginning Monday, producer Michael Cohl said.

04/20/2011

People line up to enter the Foxwoods Theatre for a matinee showing of "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark." (credit: AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

‘Spider-Man’ Swings For One Last Performance Before Break

The troubled show is shutting down after Sunday afternoon’s matinee as producers attempt to revamp the musical in time for summer.

04/17/2011

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The Week In Review: Controversial Hearings, Spider-Man Changes & Tri-State Flooding

It was a week that had area residents dealing with rain-swollen waterways and flooded homes, featured controversy over Homeland Security hearings and more bad news for the Broadway’s Spider-Man production.

03/13/2011

Banner for "Spider-Man: Turn off the Dark." (credit: Kathy Willens/AP)

Christmas Miracle: Spider-Man Back On His Feet

The stunt actor who fell 30 feet while playing Spider-Man on Broadway is walking again, and his father said Saturday that he can’t wait to return to the role despite injuries that have him confined to the intensive care unit.

12/25/2010

People gather outside the Foxwoods Theatre, home of "Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark" - New York, NY - Dec 22, 2010 - AP Photo/ Louis Lanzano

‘Spider-Man’ Resumes Broadway Previews

Curtain up! Light the lights! Spider-Man returned to the stage Thursday, a day after two performances were canceled due to a scary fall that left a stuntman seriously injured.

12/23/2010

Tom Zahner of Cologne, Germany leaves the Foxwoods Theatre box office with tickets to "Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark" - New York, NY - Dec 21, 2010 - AP Photo/Mary Altaffer

‘Spider-Man’ Tickets Still Selling, But Buyers Take Care

After Monday night’s fall of a stunt actor, some prefer seats other than orchestra level.

12/22/2010

Jeff Bridges appears in a scene from "TRON: Legacy" - AP Photo/Disney

Weekend Movie Preview – Dec. 17, 2010

An especially robust weekend is shaping up at the nation’s theaters.

12/17/2010