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Sing-A-Long-A Sound of Music Tickets On Sale NOW!
Let’s start at the very beginning, a very good place to start, Sing-A-Long-A Sound of Music is returning to the State Theatre for three performances only (Friday 22& Saturday 23 February 2013 at 7.30pm), and a family-friendly matinee (Sunday 24 February at 1.00pm). Tickets on-sale NOW!
Sound of Music fans, dust off your habits, press your finest curtains, and warm up those vocal chords, as an unforgettable musical experience awaits you.
Enjoy the original film in all its classic grandeur back on the big screen. Now – for the rare few who don’t know every lyric off by heart – there are song sub-titles so everyone can join in. Sing-A-Long –A Sound of Music is an audience-fuelled event where celebrity host Marika Aubrey – who this year joined the stellar cast of ‘South Pacific’, alongside Lisa McCune, Eddie Perfect, Daniel Koek, Teddy Tahu Rhodes, and Kate Ceberano – will lead the pre-screening vocal warm up, give a guide to the use of the interactive fun pack and accompanying actions and judge the sensational audience costume parade – an exciting highlight guaranteed to bring to the forefront those diehard Sound-of-Music-enthusiasts.
Audience members are applauded as they show off their elaborate and imaginative outfits – everything from gaggles of nuns to brown paper packages tied up with string, girls in white dresses with blue satin sashes, goats and goat herders, even the Alps themselves! Recently the stage was graced by Rolf Harris and Liesl Jones – as a couple!!! The sky really is the limit!
Year on year, a tremendous spirit fills the theatre, as fans cheer for the flawless Julie Andrews, wolf-whistle the gorgeous Christopher Plummer, hiss the Baroness and boo the Nazis! Be forewarned of the ultimate memorable moment when Fraulein Maria and the Captain finally lock lips! The mass of party poppers going off simultaneously is something that needs to be experienced first-hand.
All Sing-A-Long-A- Newbies, this is one of those bucket-list experiences you just cannot miss. So tear down the drapes, sew with your needle pulling thread and get those diaphragms ready for the ultimate musical celebration and get ready to Sing-A-Long-A to the Sound of Music – still the world’s favourite musical of all time!
VENUE: State Theatre, Sydney
DATES: Friday 22& Saturday 23 February 2013 at 7.30pm and Sunday 24th February MATINEE at 1.00pm
START: 7:30pm /1.00pm – runs 4 hours
BOOKINGS: P: 1300 139 588 E: Ticketmaster.com.au
PRICES: Adults $55 / Group (8 or over) $49 / Concession $45 / Family (2 Adults 2 Children) $155 / Child (under 15) $35
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=enRKyAiL8RA TODAY SHOW filmed at State Theatre 2011
The Sound of Music is the most successful movie musical of all time and the number one family film. It features the most irresistible score in movie history. Released in 1965 by 20th Century Fox – written by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein and directed by Robert Wise the film was shot in the Austrian Alps of Salzburg; and is based on the true story of Austrian singing family “von Trapp”, who became famous and toured the States in the 1940s. In the year the film was made, 2 million additional tourists visited Salzburg, Austria.