Wicked

  1. 'Book Of Mormon' Musical Sets Box Office Record

    February 11, 2014 3:10 AM EST “The Book of Mormon" has a new reason to boast: It just set the record for the highest weekly gross in history for a national tour. The musical took in $2,802,606 over eight shows for the week ending Sunday at Atlanta's 4,678-seat Fox Th ...

  2. How Much Did 'For Good' Earn by Being Performed on 'Oprah' and 'Glee' on the Same Day?

    May 31, 2011 6:42 PM EDT Last week, when Stephen Schwartz's "For Good," from the play "Wicked," wound up with two high-profile synchronizations , some in the industry wondered whether the performances were serendipity or shrewd strategic maneuveri ...

  3. Julie Taymor 'Spider-Man' Director Out; U2's Bono, The Edge Write New Songs

    March 10, 2011 7:55 AM EST Julie Taymor, the Tony Award winning director of "The Lion King," will no longer direct Broadway's troubled "Spider-Man" musical as producers announced a new creative team and postponed the show's official opening to ...

  4. 'Spider-Man' Broadway Opening Delayed Yet Again

    January 14, 2011 12:00 AM EST Broadway's costly "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" has been delayed again to March 15 to "fine-tune" the high-tech production and work on a new ending even as it proves a hit at box offices in previews. Producers made the a ...