Playbill Poll: What Should Patrick Wilson's Next Broadway Role Be? Readers Respond
22 Sep 2013
Damian Kelly-Bateman: Von Trapp in Sound of Music
Rodgers and Hammerstein's audience favorite The Sound of Music premiered on Broadway in 1959 at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre with Theodore Bikel as Captain Von Trapp and Mary Martin as Maria. The celebrated 1965 film adaptation starred Christopher Plummer and Julie Andrews. In December, NBC will air a live broadcast of the musical featuring Carrie Underwood as Maria and Stephen Moyer as Von Trapp.
Featuring the Broadway classics “To Life (L’Chaim!),” “If I Were A Rich Man,” “Sunrise Sunset,” “Matchmaker, Matchmaker,” and “Tradition,” Fiddler on the Roof will introduce a new generation to this uplifting celebration that raises its cup to joy! To love! To life!