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'How do you solve a problem like....Agathe!' Midleton's surprising link with 'The Sound of Music'!

When the 1959 Broadway musical ‘Sound of Music‘ was transformed into a movie in 1965 it is unlikely that the audiences who viewed it in Midleton’s… 854 more words

The Sound of Music's "Liesl", Charmain Carr dies at 73

” You wait, little girl, on an empty stage for fate to turn the light on”

American actress Charmian Carr, who played the eldest Von Trapp daughter Liesl in the film The Sound of Music, has died aged 73 from a rare form of dementia. 601 more words

Weekend Roundup: RIP Charmian Carr – My tribute to her performance as Liesl in 'The Sound of Music'

Happy Monday all! How’s your weekend? Mine was quite a busy one and given the glorious weather on Saturday, my hubby and I tried to be outside as much as we could. 494 more words

Weekend Roundup

July Editor's Letter: Faith is Confidence in Confidence Alone

Dear Readers,

Faith is a tenuous topic for me. I have a history of religious trauma, conservative rigidity and ritual divestment. The word “faith” triggers a series of complex memories along with an astounding amount of cultural guilt. 316 more words

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