Readings of John Denver Musical A Moment in Time Featured Drake Bell, Robert Cuccioli and More

News   Readings of John Denver Musical A Moment in Time Featured Drake Bell, Robert Cuccioli and More
 
Industry readings of the new musical A Moment in Time, which features music and lyrics by the late singer-songwriter John Denver and a book by Stewart F. Lane, were presented Oct. 20-21 in Manhattan.

Robert Cuccioli
Robert Cuccioli Photo by Joseph Marzullo/WENN

The 11-member cast included Drake Bell (Nickelodeon’s  "Drake and Josh"), Robert Cuccioli (Jekyll & Hyde, Les Miserables), Liz Larsen (Hairspray, The Most Happy Fella) and Lindsay Pierce ("The Glee Project," "Glee").

The musical features such well-known hits as “Annie’s Song,” “Sunshine on My Shoulders,” “Rocky Mountain High,” “Thank God I’m a Country Boy,” “Leaving on a Jet Plane,” “Calypso” and “Take Me Home, Country Roads.”

Created by Lane, A Moment in Time, press notes state, "follows the story of a mortally wounded marine in Afghanistan who recalls a happier time with his family in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia and finds a reason to live through those memories."

The musical director, arranger and orchestrator was Christine Riley. The musical is produced by Stellar Productions.

Plans are in development for a fully staged production of A Moment in Time.

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