NEWS: The Sound of Music Live! Announced as Latest in The Shows Must Go On Series

UK viewers will once again be able to see the 2013 television special (which aired earlier in the schedule) from the 26th June for 48 hours.

Pictured: (l-r) Ariane Rinehart as Liesl, Carrie Underwood as Maria, Joe West as Kurt, Sophia Anne-Caruso as Brigitta, and Michael Nigro as Friedrich — (Photo by: Paul Drinkwater/NBC)

The Shows Must Go On series will continue this Friday with the 2013 NBC special of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s classic The Sound of Music, which will be made available once again to viewers in the UK on the 26th June.

Directed by Tony Award-winning theatre director Rob Ashford and Prime Time Emmy-nominee Beth McCarthy-Miller, the show sees Carrie Underwood and Stephen Moyer star as Maria and Captain von Trapp.

Containing songs such as “The Sound of Music,” “My Favorite Things,” “Do-Re-Mi,” “Sixteen Going on Seventeen,” “Climb Ev’ry Mountain” and “Edelweiss”, the musical follows the story of nun Maria as she is charged with looking after Captain von Trapp’s seven children set against the backdrop of the Nazi occupied Austria.

To support this livestream, Time Out and The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization are hosting live viewing parties of The Sound of Music Live!  on Friday 26th June at 8pm BST (UK) and 8pm ET (US).Viewers can follow along with The Sound of Music Twitter and Instagram, for trivia and fun facts throughout the event.

The Sound of Music live! will be available to stream for 48 hours from 7pm on Friday 26th June.

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