After witnessing the murder of his parents a young billionaire makes a solemn vow to dress up like a bat and wage a one-man war on the rogues of Gotham. So get ready to see the Dark Knight the way you always dreamed of: singing and dancing! Written by
Did You Know?
Many comic book fans were unhappy with the inclusion of Spider-Man in a DC universe. However, he is only ever mentioned. When he appears at the end, it is actually Alfred in disguise (a running gag throughout the musical is of Alfred returning in different disguises whenever Batman fires him). It is clear that Alfred is pretending to be Spider-Man, rather than actually being Spider-Man, because he has no apparent powers - when he gestures shooting webs from his wrists, nothing comes out, and he clearly does not have the agility of Spider-Man. See more
One shot / Two shots in the night and they're gone and he's all left alone he's just / One boy / Two dead at his feet and the blood stains the street / And there's nothing / No, there's nothing / He can do