By Robert Simonson
30 Dec 2013
Photo by Joseph Marzullo/WENN
APRIL 10: There will be no Spider-Man trial. Julie Taymor, Glen Berger and 8 Legged Productions LLC announced that the pending litigation between them has been settled by mutual agreement of all parties. The parties' settlement agreement resolves Taymor's claims against 8 Legged Productions in connection with her work on the book of the musical with respect to both the current New York production and subsequent productions. Details of the agreement were not announced.
MAY 15: Producers of Spider-Man are ordered by Justice Ellen M. Coin of State Supreme Court in Manhattan to turn over any relevant information to Richard Kobak, the stuntman who claims he suffered a concussion, whiplash and two holes in his knees while performing in the title role.
AUGUST 6: Technical misadventure returns to the Broadway production. The Aug. 6 evening performance of the high-flying musical is cancelled minutes before curtain due to technical difficulties.Continued...