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The Sound of Music at The Stratford Festival

The Sound of Music is one of the most well known musicals around. A girl, Maria, is at an abbey training to be a nun but is asked to leave to take care of Captain von Trapp’s seven children. 570 more words


Destino 4: Salzburg

We are continuing to make our way through Austria, heading northeast to Salzburg. Salzburg isn’t huge (about 150,000 people), but it is SO full of history. 486 more words

The Sound of Lady Gaga--A Timeless Saga Handed Down To A New Generation

Last night, there were very few surprises @ the 87th Academy Awards. Then, Lady Gaga, sang a tribute to the Sound of Music. It was utterly thrilling to witness her vocal virtuosity & versatility. 128 more words


My Favourite Things

I have already posted on the Sound of Music movie, but now I will putting up some of my favourite songs from the movie.

So, one of them is “My Favourite Things”. 93 more words

The Musicals

The Sound of Music Story: How A Beguiling Young Novice, A Handsome Austrian Captain, and Ten Singing Von Trapp Children Inspired the Most Beloved Film of All Time, by Tom Santopietro ****

Since the enormously popular movie based on the story of the Von Trapp family was released 50 years ago, numerous books have been published about the family, the movie, or both. 1,132 more words

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The Sound of Music (1965)

Directed by: Robert Wise

Synopsis: during the 1930’s, Austria is about to undergo change, as is a young women named Maria. ┬áMaria is currently living at a convent as a Nun. 348 more words


30 days movie challenge day 11: Favorite movie from your childhood

That is no doubt, The sound of music!

As a child I found this movie very romantic. The sound of music is based on a true story of the Von Trapp family. 179 more words