The original play based in the Alps of Salzburg first opened in 1959 as the final collaboration between the famous musical
duo Rodgers & Hammerstein. With Theodore Bikel as the first Baron Von Trapp and a book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse,
the play became one of the best known creations between the two musical geniuses. Following the lives of the Von Trapp family
as they experience the upheaval of their country thanks to World War II, the story has captured the hearts of audiences for
A Toronto reality series on CBC “How do you solve a problem like Maria” found Toronto’s Maria, series
winner Elicia MacKenzie now holds the role made famous by Mary Martin and Julie Andrews. With the help of Andrew Lloyd Webber,
David Ian and David Mirvish, The Sound of Music makes its North American premiere this November as it plans on performing
into next year! Don’t miss out on your chance to see one of the most famous English speaking musicals of all time
and get your Sound of Music Toronto tickets today!
One of the most recognized musicals of all time, The Sound of Music has won six Tony awards since it first premiered on
Broadway in 1959 with Broadway veteran Mary Martin opening the stage with her award winning voice in the role of the convent
novice turned nanny before Oscar winning actress Julie Andrews replaced her for the 1965 Hollywood film. If you loved the
music from the film or from the years it performed on Broadway, take the whole family as it revives the historic performances
with your own Sound of Music Toronto tickets!