Julie Taymor Opens Up About Spider-Man "On Stagequot; (Video)

PlayBlog   Julie Taymor Opens Up About Spider-Man "On Stagequot; (Video)
Tony Award-winning director Julie Taymor spoke with NY1's "On Stage" Jan. 20 about the setbacks facing her current Broadway production, Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark.

In her first interview since Spider-Man cast member Christopher Tierney suffered injuries from a 30-foot onstage fall during a performance, Taymor discusses dealing with criticism she received for the accident and plans for Tierney's return to the show. She also deals with comparisons to her Tony-winning hit The Lion King and what keeps her and the show's cast and crew going despite the difficulties they have encountered.

Spider-Man is currently in previews at the Foxwoods Theatre. To see what Taymor has to say, click here.

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