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The Sound of Music

Mainstage

December 12, 2019 - January 12, 2020

Book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse
Music by Richard Rodgers
Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
Suggested by The Trapp Family Singers by Maria Augusta Trapp

Sixtieth Anniversary Production! Beloved by generations of audiences worldwide, The Sound of Music tells the inspiring true story of the von Trapp family and their escape from Austria during the rise of Nazism. When aspiring nun Maria proves too high-spirited for convent life, she’s dispatched to serve as governess for the seven children of widowed naval captain Georg von Trapp. Her kindness and generosity of spirit capture the heart of the stern captain, and they marry. The family’s narrow escape from the Nazi invasion provides one of the most thrilling and inspirational finales ever presented. Don’t miss Rodgers and Hammerstein’s blockbuster musical on the FAC stage!

Recommended for ages 6+

Cast + Creative

Maria Rainer: Lauren Lukacek*
Captain von Trapp: Trevor Martin*
Mother Abbess: Sally Hybl
Elsa Strader: Rebecca Myers*
Max Detweiler: Kyle Dean Steffen*
Sister Berthe: Solveig Olsen
Sister Margaretta: Carmen Shedd
Sister Sophia: Meggan O’Mahoney
Franz: Ben Fowler
Frau Schmidt: Bekah Broas
Liesl: Miranda McCauley
Friedrich: Michael Ellsworth
Louisa: Bridget Brown
Kurt: Tyler Furhwirth
Brigitta: Kelly Tanburg
Marta: Haley Ballard
Gretl: Millie Faricy
Rolf Grober: Donovan Kriskowski
Ursula/New Postulant: Jessye King
Herr Zeller: Jerry McCauley
Baron Elberfield: Ryan Miller
Baroness Elberfield: Tracy Nicole Taylor
Admiral von Schreiber: Micah Spiers

Ensemble:
Rachel Daguman
Jack English
Hans Mueh
Gretl/Marta Understudy: Kensington Van Hook
Brigitta/Louisa Understudy: Lena Dill
Kurt/Friedrich Understudy: Gabriel Waits

Director/Choreographer: Nathan Halvorson
Musical Directors: Jay Hahn & Stephanie McGuffin
Scenic Designer: R. Eric Stone**
Lighting Designer: Jess Fialko
Costume Designer: Sera Bourgeau
Stage Manager: Kate Ferdinandi*

*Member of Actor’s Equity Association

**Member of United Scenic Artists, Local 829

Details

Show Dates

Dec. 12, 2019-Jan. 12, 2020

Thurs & Fri | 7:30 p.m.
Sat | 5 p.m. OR 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Sun Matinées | 2 p.m.
Select Weds | 7 p.m.
Tues, Dec. 24 | 12 p.m.

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Special Add-On:

Sound of Music Day Camp

Delight your young emerging artist in a magical holiday experience they won’t soon forget. Our Day Camps offer kids 6-13 a fun, educational adventure complete with a tour of the theatre, hands-on experiences with the set, a personal meet-and-greet with the cast members, and more! Cost is $30 per child (please bring a sack lunch if you are staying for the show). Performance tickets to The Sound of Music are additional.

Saturdays:
Dec. 14, 28, and Jan. 4 at 11 a.m.
Dec. 21 and Jan. 11 at 2 p.m.

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