03 March 2016, 06:19

Sing along to the Sound of Music

Madinat Theatre , Dubai

Thursday, 31st March - Saturday, 16th April 2016
Madinat Theatre
Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai
The celebrated and acclaimed award-winning production of the legendary musical The Sound of Music returns to Dubai.
Considered by many to be the best-loved and most successful movie musical in history, The Sound of Music was the winner of five Oscars, including the award for Best Picture. Its soundtrack stands in history as the best selling musical of all time going Platinum more than 12 times. Its landmark songs and score by Rodgers and Hammerstein features some of the most beloved songs in the American songbook including “My Favourite Things”, "Edelweiss", "Climb Ev’ry Mountain", "Do Re Mi", "The Lonely Goatherd", "Sixteen Going on Seventeen" and the wonderful title song.
Based on a true and moving story, The Sound Of Music recalls the touching and dramatic memories of Maria and the Von Trapp family, united through a love of music and their struggle to freedom as their beautiful homeland of Austria faces German occupation, just prior to the Second World War.
A sell out smash hit in multiple countries and winner of the TIMEOUT DUBAI NIGHTLIFE AWARD for Best Theatrical Production, This lavish production features a stellar cast and orchestra from London’s West End alongside talented UAE performers. The cast includes the acclaimed Lucy Hunter-James as Maria, Olivier Award nominated Paul Robinson as Captain von Trapp and internationally renowned Soprano Margaret Preece as Mother Abbess. The Sound of Music is the perfect treat for all the family.