By Playbill Staff
30 Jun 2013
Justin Gallagher: Pete's Dragon It would be amazing!!
Leslie Reese: An oldie but goodie would be Pete's Dragon. It was my favorite movie when I was little. I think the technical things they could do with Elliot are numerous and would look magical on stage. The musical numbers are great, classical styled numbers that are varied and fun.
Eric Michaud: STEPHANIE J BLOCK as Nora in Disney's Pete's Dragon featuring PJ Benjamin as Lampy, and a massive puppet/animated productions (think the SUNDAY revival) as Elliot
The 1977 live-action film boasts the Academy Award-nominated song "Candle on the Water" – and a giant cartoon dragon. Jim Dale, Helen Reddy, Mickey Rooney, Red Buttons and Shelley Winters starred in the film.Continued...