‘Spider-Man’ Musical May Push Back Opening

More investors sought as production delays mount.

Last Updated: October 23, 2009 @ 1:41 PM

Multimillion-dollar Broadway musical “Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark” is expected to start previews and open this spring later than scheduled, because of weeks of production delays and ongoing difficulties recruiting additional investors for the show, according to an executive on the show.

“Spider-Man,” with music and lyrics by U2’s Bono and The Edge, had been scheduled to begin previews Feb. 25 and open in March. Cast includes Evan Rachel Wood and Alan Cumming.

Read more in the New York Times.