El Portal Theatre to Present COUNTRY ROADS: A JOHN DENVER CELEBRATION, 4/3-13
El Portal Theatre is association with Off Broadway Productions (a division of Rock N Roll Inc.) proudly present Country Roads: A John Denver Celebration starring Jim Curry, a multimedia musical production celebrating the music, life and legacy of John Denver, at El Portal's Monroe Forum Theatre, in the NOHO Arts District, North Hollywood, CA. This special ten performance engagement will be presented April 3, 2014 through April 13, 2014.
The music of the late John Denver is like an old friend, outlasting trends and standing the test of time. Join acclaimed performer Jim Curry for this tribute to the music of one of the most beloved singer/songwriters ever to grace the stage.
Tribute artist Jim Curry, whose voice was heard in the CBS-TV movie Take Me Home: The John Denver Story, has performed Denver's music in sold out shows throughout the country and has emerged as today's top performer of Denver's vast legacy of multi-platinum hits.
Jim's uncanny ability to mirror John's voice and clean-cut look takes you back to the time when "Rocky Mountain High" "Sunshine" "Calypso" and "Annie's Song" topped the charts, and his popular music had the heartfelt message of caring for the earth and caring for each other. Jim Curry has been hailed as one of the world's most authentic John Denver performers.
The national touring show commemorating the 17th Anniversary of John Denver's untimely passing, combines the most memorable periods of John Denver's iconic career to tell the musical life and story in song of this astounding Grammy-Award Winning American legend.
Many of the iconic 'Denver' hits are featured in this special presentation of the stories and songs that have made this American icon a musical tradition, including 'Take Me Home Country Roads,' 'Thank God I'm A Country Boy,' 'Rocky Mountain High,' 'Sunshine On My Shoulders,' 'Leaving On A Jet Plane,' 'Calypso,' 'Annie's Song,' and many more - including the trademark harmonies and acoustic stylings cherished by John Denver fans the world over.
For tickets and information call the El Portal Box Office at 818-508-4200 or order online: www.elportaltheatre.com. El Portal Theatre is located at 5269 Lankershim Blvd in the heart of the NoHo Arts District in North Hollywood, California.