The Community Players of Concord will present the classic musical The Sound of Music at Concord City Auditorium on Friday, Nov. 17 and Saturday, Nov. 18 at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, Nov. 19 at 2 p.m. The show features a score by Rodgers and Hammerstein including “Do Re Mi,” “My Favorite Things” and “Climb Ev’ry Mountain.”
Based on the memoir, “The Trapp Family Singers” by Maria Augusta Trapp, the musical tells the story of an ebullient postulant who serves as governess to the seven children of the imperious Captain von Trapp, bringing music and joy to the household. As the forces of Nazism take hold of Austria, Maria and her new family make a life-changing decision.
The Community Players production features a cast of 50 local actors on the City Auditorium stage, directed by Cindy Dickinson. Musical direction is by Adam Boroskas, and choreography by Beth Fenske.
Friday, November 17 and Saturday, Nov. 18 at 7:30 pm. Sunday, November 19th at 2:00 pm. Concord City Auditorium, 2 Prince St., Concord, NH, located next to Concord Public Library on Green Street.
Tickets: $20 for adults, $18 for juniors/seniors. Online: communityplayersofconcord.org or call (603) 344-4747. Box office is open 90 minutes before each performance.
Merrimack County Savings Bank is the presenting sponsor for the Community Players’ 96th season. The Sound of Music is sponsored by Sanel Napa Auto Parts company.