Bono and The Edge’s ‘Spider-Man’ musical to debut

The show will be on Broadway in 2010

A new musical featuring music and lyrics by U2‘s Bono and The Edge will debut on Broadway in New York next year.

‘Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark’, directed by Julie Taymor,

will start on February 18, 2010. Previews will commence on January 16, reports Reuters.

Actor Jim Sturgess is tipped for a role in the production, although it is thought that he will not play the lead role of Spider-Man, aka Peter Parker.