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Reeve Carney plays Spider-Man in a scene from Broadway's "Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark."

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  • But the musical's director, Julie Taymor, says the pair drew from many different genres to create a sound that is more than a typical rock concert.

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  • It stopped, but we all had things to do and our heart was still with this project," said Taymor, whose vision brought the Tony-award winning "Lion King" to Broadway. "Now I've got a fabulous cast, unbelievable people on the technical side, and it's mind boggling because it's so ambitious, but we believe the material supports the ambition. It's a beautiful story."

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