The Sound of Music

60 years after first hitting the Broadway stage, TADLOP bring the Rodgers and Hammerstein classic, The Sound of Music, back to ThePlace Telford. 

Based on the real life story of the Von Trapp Family Singers, and set in Austria on the eve of the Anschluss in 1938. The Sound of Music follows Maria, a young postulant, who takes a job as governess to a large family. She falls in love with the children, and eventually their widowed father, Captain von Trapp. Under mounting pressure from the growing Nazi regime, Captain Von Trapp, Maria and his children have some difficult decisions ahead of them.  

The Sound of Music contains many well known songs such as "Edelweiss", "My Favorite Things", "Climb Ev'ry Mountain", "Do-Re-Mi", and the title song "The Sound of Music".

Music by Richard Rodgers. Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II. Book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse. An amateur production by arrangement with R&H theatricals Europe. TADLOP is a registered charity 701613



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Where applicable, advertised ticket prices are inclusive of a venue levy, retained by the venue to maintain our programme of arts and entertainment.


Book Tickets

Tickets £15

Groups 20+ at the same performance £12

Show running time (approx): 90 minutes - interval - 60 minutes

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