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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

Batman Live! Will kick off its European tour this July. Will it be anything like the Spider-Man spectacle in New York? (credit: Joel Ryan/AP)

‘Batman Live’ Directors Insist The Show Will Be Nothing Like ‘Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark’

Another comic book superhero is hitting the stage for a live show. Will Batman Live be anything like the troubled Spider-Man show?

04/13/2011

Mayor Michael Bloomberg appears as 'Spider-Mike' at the Inner Circle Dinner, March 26, 2011. (credit: Spencer T. Tucker/Flickr/nycmayorsoffice)

Even ‘Spider-Mike’ Suffers Technical Glitches At Annual Inner Circle Dinner

At the annual Inner Circle charity dinner Saturday, Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s arrival on stage was gripped by technical difficulties. While being lowered to the stage in a harness, Bloomberg got stuck.

03/28/2011

Actress T.V. Carpio. (credit: Larry Busacca/Getty Images for Relativity Media)

Another ‘Spider-Man’ Actress Injured In Latest Mishap Of Troubled Broadway Musical

T.V. Carpio, who plays the role of the show’s villain “Arachne,” suffered an on-stage injury last night. Producers say Carpio was injured during a fight scene.

03/23/2011

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‘Spidey’ Suffers Another Mishap As Green Goblin Gets Stuck Again

The Green Goblin has been defeated again during Broadway’s “Spider-Man” musical — by his own flight system. Spidey’s nemesis hung over the stage for three minutes during Friday night’s performance.

03/11/2011

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

Broadway’s Spider-Man To Delay Opening Until Early Summer

Producers on Wednesday confirmed that “Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark” would be delayed. Again.

03/09/2011

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

‘Spider-Man’ On Broadway Slapped With Violations

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration issued the citations for four separate incidents late last year that resulted in injuries to the cast.

03/05/2011

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‘Spider-Man’ Calls In Musical Reinforcements

The trouble-plagued Broadway musical “Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark” has hired a veteran director to help with the show’s sound and arrangements.

02/21/2011

Actor Trent Kowalik (C) and cast on stage during the curtain call for 'Billy Elliot The Musical' on Broadway at the Imperial Theatre on November 13, 2008 in New York City. (Photo by Scott Wintrow/Getty Images)

‘Billy Elliot’ Musical Sued For $4 Million

It seems as if the Spider-Man musical isn’t the only Broadway show that’s running into some problems.

02/15/2011

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Safety Inspectors Slap ‘Spider-Man’ Show With 2 Violations

Along with some less-than-stellar reviews this week, the Spider-Man musical has suffered another big blow from state safety inspectors, who slapped the show with two safety violations.

02/13/2011

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Reviewers Slam ‘Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark’

The biggest spectacle to ever hit broadway, which has plagued by accidents, setbacks and calls for its closure, is fighting a new foe: critics.

02/08/2011

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‘Spider-Man’ Delays Broadway Opening For 3rd Time

The Broadway production of “Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark” has delayed its opening night for a third time.

01/13/2011

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

Love Shown: Injured ‘Spider-Man’ Actor Attends Friday Show

The actor critically injured in the “Spider-Man” Broadway musical was back at the theater Friday night, receiving a welcome fit for a superhero.

01/07/2011

Catch an exclusive interview with "Spider-Man" stuntman, Christopher Tierney, on CBS 2 at 11 p.m. Monday.

CBS 2 Exclusive: The Fall Of ‘Spider-Man’

Spider-Man’s heart-stopping plunge to the stage last month stunned a Broadway audience and left the actor critically injured. For the first time, he is speaking about that terrifying stage turn.

01/03/2011

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Actor Hurt In Broadway ‘Spider-Man’ Leaving Rehab

Christopher Tierney suffered a skull fracture and cracked vertebrae in the Dec. 20 fall at “Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark” despite having a safety harness.

01/01/2011

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