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 James Fruhwirth
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
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
Dec. 12, 2019–Jan. 12, 2020
SOLD OUT—please contact the box office at (719) 634-5583 to be added to the wait list.
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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Student Rush Tickets
Students can purchase rush tickets the day of the performance at the FAC front desk for $15 (Colorado College students receive a FREE rush ticket 1 hour before the performance). Tickets subject to availability; Must purchase in person; CC students must present a CC Gold Card.
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.
Dec. 14, 28, and Jan. 4 at 11 a.m.
Dec. 21 and Jan. 11 at 2 p.m.