Published on December 7th, 2015 | by admin
THE SOUND OF MUSIC : NEW TICKETS RELEASED!
Due to extraordinary demand, new tickets will be released next Monday 14 December for the Melbourne season of the world’s favourite musical, The Sound of Music. The lavish London Palladium production will commence in Melbourne at the Regent Theatre on 13 May next year.
The Australian production of The Sound of Music will be led by Amy Lehpamer (Once, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels) as Maria Rainer and Cameron Daddo (Legally Blonde, Big River) as Captain Georg von Trapp, starring alongside Marina Prior (Mary Poppins, The Secret Garden) as Baroness Schraeder, Jacqueline Dark (Opera Australia’s Aida, Don Giovanni) as Mother Abbess, Lorraine Bayly (Calendar Girls, The Sullivans) as Frau Schmidt and David James (Playschool, Avenue Q) as Max Detweiler.
Liesl will be played by Stefanie Jones (Once) and Rolf by newcomer Du Toit Bredenkamp. The ensemble cast includes Annie Aitkin, Johanna Allen (Sister Sophia), Eleanor Blythman (Sister Margaretta), Sophie Cheeseman, Connor Crawford, Colin Dean, Philip Dodd (Franz), Tony Farrell, Steven Grace, William Groucutt, Anthony Harkin, Daniel Humphris, Dominica Matthews (Sister Berthe), Katie McKee, Kathleen Moore, Meredith O’Reilly, Ashleigh Rubenach and Sophie Weiss.
This acclaimed production of the legendary Rodgers and Hammerstein musical premiered in 2006 at the home of West End musical theatre, the London Palladium, where it celebrated a record-breaking 954 performances seen by well over 2 million people, before going on to enjoy sell-out seasons internationally.
Inspired by the lives of the actual von Trapp family, The Sound of Music tells the uplifting story of Maria, a fun-loving governess who changes the lives of the widowed Captain von Trapp and his seven children by re-introducing them to music, culminating in the family’s escape from the Nazis across the mountains from Austria. It features an unforgettable score that includes some of the most famous songs ever performed on stage, including My Favorite Things, Edelweiss, Do-Re-Mi, Sixteen Going On Seventeen, The Lonely Goatherd, Climb Ev’ry Mountain and the title song, The Sound of Music.
Venue Regent Theatre, Melbourne
Season From 13 May 2016
Performance Times Tues–Sat 7.30pm, Wed 1.00pm, Sat 2.00pm, Sun 12noon and 5.30pm
Price Tickets from $79.90*
Bookings soundofmusictour.com.au or phone 1300 111 011
Groups 12+ 1300 889 278
* An additional transaction fee and/or a credit/debit payment processing fee may apply
Performance times and prices are subject to change