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Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark

Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark

by Bono, The Edge, Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, Julie Taymor and Glen Berger

Bestseller, Drama, Pop/Rock Musical

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Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark

Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark

A new rock musical from U2's Bono and The Edge based on Marvel's Spider-Man comics, created by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko. The production gained notoriety for its production troubles and is the most expensive Broadway production in history.


When bitten by a genetically-altered spider, Peter Parker's life is turned upside down and he becomes a crime and villain-fighting super-hero.

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Lyrics for the Musical's Songs


Composer and Lyricist


Composer and Lyricist
The Edge


Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa


Julie Taymor


Glen Berger

  • Premiere

Broadway Premiere

Foxwoods Theatre
Opening Night
Mar 15, 2011
Total Performances
Original Cast
Reeve Carney, Jennifer Damiano, T.V. Carpio, Patrick Page, Michael Mulheren, Ken Marks, Isabel Keating, Jeb Brown, T.V. Carpio, Mat Devine, Gideon Glick, Jonathan Schwartz, Matthew James Thomas, Laura Beth Wells, Matt Caplan, Dwayne Clark, Luther Creek, Kevin Aubin, Gerald Avery, Collin Baja, Marcus Bellamy, Emmanuel Brown, Daniel Curry, Erin Elliott, Craig Henningsen, Dana Marie Ingraham, Ayo Janeen Jackson, Heather Lang, Ari Loeb, Natalie Lomonte, Kevin C. Loomis, Kristen Martin, Jodi McFadden, Kristen Faith Oei, America Olivo, Jennifer Christine Perry, Kyle Post, Brandon Rubendall, Sean Samuels, Dollar Tan
Philip William McKinley and Julie Taymor
Chase Brock and Daniel Ezralow
Michael Cohl & Jeremiah J. Harris, Land Line Productions, Hello Entertainment/David Garfinkle/Tony Adams, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Norton Herrick & Herrick Entertainment, Billy Rovzar & Fernando Rovzar, Stephen Bronfman, Jeffrey B. Hecktman, Omneity Entertainment/Richard G. Weinberg, James L. Nederlander, Terry Allen Kramer, S2BN Entertainment, Jam Theatricals, Mayerson/Gould/Hauser/Tysoe, Patricia Lambrecht and Paul McGuinness
Musical Director
Kimberly Grigsby
David Campbell
Scenic Design
George Tsypin
Costume Design
Eiko Ishioka
Lighting Design
Donald Holder
Sound Design
Peter Hylenski and Jonathan Deans


Original Broadway Cast Album


Vocal Selections


Song of Spider-Man: The Inside Story of the Most Controversial Musical in Broadway History



2012 Tony Award Nominations

Best Scenic Design of a Musical
Best Costume Design of a Musical

2012 Drama Desk Award Nominations

Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical - Patrick Page

2012 Outer Critics Circle Award Nominations

Outstanding Set Design
Outstanding Costume Design
Outstanding New Broadway Musical
Outstanding Lighting Design
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical: Patrick Page

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