articles

Julie Taymor

So how much did Spidey musical's director just win in her lawsuit?
Dec 16, 2012

Though all the injuries and delays finally gave way to a Broadway smash, a lingering lawsuit from the former Spider-Man: Turn off the Dark director has hung over the play like a gooey ball of webbing—but not anymore.

Read the original WTF ending of the Spider-Man Broadway musical
Dec 16, 2012

Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark is raking in the dough on Broadway these days, but things didn't always look so rosy for the show. Director Julie Taymor's time on the musical was plagued by injuries, bad previews and story problems—and that didn't even include the insane ending she originally wrote for Turn Off the Dark that never made it to the stage.

Former Spider-Man musical director sues producers for idea theft
Dec 15, 2012

Director Julie Taymor left the massive Broadway production of Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark back in March, but she's still tussling with the show's producers in court. After filing a claim for royalties from the show earlier this year, Taymor has now filed a lawsuit accusing the production of violating her creative rights by continuing to use her work on the show without paying for it.