Actor hurt during Broadway's 'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark' sho - Los Angeles News | FOX 11 LA KTTV

Actor hurt during Broadway's 'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark' show

Posted: Updated:
NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

An actor in the Broadway show "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" was hurt during Thursday night's show. The performer was apparently pinned under a piece of equipment and suffered leg trauma.

The performance was stopped and the actor, Daniel Curry, 23, was taken to the hospital, said Rick Miramontez, a spokesman for the production. Cruz was listed in serious but stable condition at Bellevue Hospital on Friday.

Friday evening's show was scheduled to go on.

"The technical elements of the show are all in good working order, and we can confirm that equipment malfunction was not a factor in the incident," Miramontez said on Friday. "Our thoughts are with Daniel and his family."

The production, which has been a huge box office draw, has had its share of drama: Several shows have had to be stopped because of equipment problems; several cast members and stunt doubles have suffered injuries in rehearsals and shows, the production's opening was delayed several times because of problems and story revamps, the budget ballooned, and original director Julie Taymor sued the production after she was fired during previews.

  • Manhattan NewsManhattan NewsMore>>

  • Subway bedbug infestations on the rise

    Subway bedbug infestations on the rise

    Monday, September 1 2014 6:48 PM EDT2014-09-01 22:48:09 GMT
    It appears the subway bedbug problem we've been reporting is getting worse. Commuters already have to contend with sweltering platforms, scurrying rats and packed train cars, and now there's another transit woe: fear of bedbugs.
    It appears the subway bedbug problem we've been reporting is getting worse. Commuters already have to contend with sweltering platforms, scurrying rats and packed train cars, and now there's another transit woe: fear of bedbugs.
  • New MTA bus routes take effect

    New MTA bus routes take effect

    Monday, September 1 2014 1:09 PM EDT2014-09-01 17:09:54 GMT
    MTAMTA
    The MTA has new bus routes throughout the 5 boroughs. 
    The MTA has new bus routes throughout the 5 boroughs. 
  • 3 hurt in lightning strike as storms batter NYC area

    3 hurt in lightning strike as storms batter NYC area

    Sunday, August 31 2014 9:47 PM EDT2014-09-01 01:47:41 GMT
    Heavy thunderstorms swept through the tri-state on Sunday causing flash floods and lightning strikes that injured 3 people. The three men were struck at Orchard Beach in the Bronx Sunday afternoon and were being treated at a local hospital. Meanwhile, various Labor Day weekend celebrations were interrupted, delayed and even canceled as the U.S. Open tennis tournament had to be postponed and the Electric Zoo musical festival on Randall's Island had to be prematurely shut down.
    Heavy thunderstorms swept through the tri-state on Sunday causing flash floods and lightning strikes that injured 3 people. The three men were struck at Orchard Beach in the Bronx Sunday afternoon and were being treated at a local hospital. Meanwhile, various Labor Day weekend celebrations were interrupted, delayed and even canceled as the U.S. Open tennis tournament had to be postponed and the Electric Zoo musical festival on Randall's Island had to be prematurely shut down.
Powered by WorldNow

KTTV FOX 11
1999 S. Bundy Dr.
Los Angeles CA 90025

Main: (310) 584-2000
News Tips? (310) 584-2025

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices