For those of you who just can’t get enough of Carrie Underwood testing out her acting skills in the live Sound of Music production which aired on NBC on Thursday, December 5, 2013, Universal Studios Home Entertainment will be making the DVD of The Sound of Music Live! available on December 17th (in time for holiday shopping). The DVD release of the special will include a ‘Making Of’ special feature that provides a backstage look at the production from the rehearsal process through the actual live performance.
18.6 million viewers tuned in to the live broadcast and NBC says that The Sound of Music Live! attracted more viewers to a Thursday night program than any show (excluding sports) since the series finale of Frasier back in 2004.
The Cast and the Plot:
The hills are alive with music again–and just in time for the holidays! The Sound of Music, one of the most beloved musicals of all time, is performed live as a joyous television event originally broadcast on NBC. Grammy(® )award winning performer Carrie Underwood stars as Maria, the vivacious young governess who falls in love with the straitlaced Captain von Trapp (Steven Moyer) and his seven children, and teaches them all to embrace the joy of music and sing-along.
Six-time Grammy(®) winning recording artist Carrie Underwood stars as Maria, the vibrant young governess who brings the joy of music back into the household of the straitlaced, but dashing, Captain von Trapp and his seven lively children. The Sound of Music Live! also stars Stephen Moyer, five-time Tony winner Audra McDonald, and Tony Award(®) winners Laura Benanti and Christian Borle as well as newcomers Ariane Rinehart, Michael Campayno, Sophia Anne Caruso, Peyton Ella, Michael Nigro, Grace Rundhaug, Ella Watts-Gorman and Joe West.
Source: Universal Studios Home Entertainment
-Posted by Rebecca Murray
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