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Another Injury Rocks 'Spider-Man' Broadway Musical

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In this Feb. 8, 2011 photo, actress T.V. Carpio, who is playing Arachne in the musical "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark", poses for a picture in New York. Producers of the $65 million musical said Tuesday, March 22, 2011, that Carpio, who plays an evil spider woman called Arachne, was hurt last week during an onstage battle scene. She will be out for the next two weeks. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

NEW YORK -- An actress who had stepped in to replace another actress injured in Broadway's troubled "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" has now herself been sidelined after an accident.

Producers of the $65 million musical said Tuesday that T.V. Carpio was hurt last week during an onstage battle scene. She plays an evil spider woman called Arachne and will be out of the show for the next two weeks.

Carpio was elevated from a smaller role when her predecessor, Natalie Mendoza, pulled out. She suffered a concussion in December when her head was hit offstage by rope.

The show is the most expensive in Broadway history. It's being reworked after director Julie Taymor was fired. Its opening has been delayed and several actors have been injured.

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