‘Spider-Man’ Investors Shaken by Projected $60 Million Loss. (The New York Times, 11/19/2013)
Like in this "certin" situation. Several investors said they were reeling from the closing announcement, made on Monday night.
The most expensive show in Broadway history opened on June 14, 2011, after six-and-a-half months of previews.
Gross for the week of October 11-17, 2013, was 48% of its potential. Average ticket price is $77.85; top ticket price is $247.
Show is closing January 1, 2014.