Great Performances: The Sound of Music November 9 & 11

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Beloved by generations of audiences worldwide, The Sound of Music tells the inspiring true story of the von Trapp Family Singers and their escape from Austria during the rise of Nazism. Rodgers and Hammerstein’s 1959 hit stage musical garnered five Tony Awards, including Best Musical, and the blockbuster 1965 movie adaptation won five Oscars, including Best Picture. Great Performances presents the 2015 live U.K. broadcast version for the first time.

Friday, November 9, at 8:00 p.m. on Nine PBS. 
Encore Sunday, November 11, at 3:30 p.m. on Nine PBS.

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Great Performances The Sound of Music - Preview Experience a fresh interpretation of the American musical theater classic.