The Sound Of Music musical tickets Hippodrome Theatre 12/2015

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“The Sound Of Music” musical will be performed at Hippodrome Theatre in Baltimore, MD numerous times during December 2015. Choose best time from the schedule, select preferred seats, get tickets in advance and enjoy great play!

The Sound of Music is a multiple Tony Award–winning musical by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II and a book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse. It is based on the memoir of Maria von Trapp, The Story of the Trapp Family Singers. Many songs from the musical have become standards, such as “Edelweiss”, “My Favorite Things”, “Climb Ev’ry Mountain”, “Do-Re-Mi”, and the title song “The Sound of Music”.

The original Broadway production, starring Mary Martin and Theodore Bikel, opened on November 16, 1959. This production was a five time winner at the 14th Tony Awards, out of nine nominations. The original London production opened at The Palace Theatre on May 18, 1961 starring Jean Bayless and Roger Dann. The show has enjoyed numerous productions and revivals since then, with a 1998 Broadway production earning a Tony nomination for Best Revival. It was adapted as a 1965 film musical starring Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer, which won five Academy Awards. The Sound of Music was the final musical written by Rodgers and Hammerstein; Oscar Hammerstein died of cancer nine months after the Broadway premiere.

2015 North American tour, directed by Jack O’Brien, will begin at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles in September 2015. The tour is scheduled to run till at least July 2016.

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