TITLE

Web of Intrigue

AUTHOR(S)
Zoglin, Richard
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Time International (Atlantic Edition);1/10/2011, Vol. 177 Issue 1, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses arts director Julie Taymor and her Broadway musical "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark." Taymor's history in theater is described, noting her direction of "The Lion King," first in Minnesota and then on Broadway. Production difficulties associated with the "Spider-Man" musical are focused on including meeting its big-budget expectations, injuries sustained by actors, and successfully presenting the musical score. Taymor is cited regarding the uncharacteristic nature of the "Spider-Man" musical and the gamble she is taking in directing it.
ACCESSION #
63603022

 

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