Skip to main content
  1. AXS Entertainment
  2. Arts & Entertainment
  3. Music

Carrie Underwood stars in 'The Sound of Music: Live' on NBC, Thu. Dec. 5

See also

Country superstar Carrie Underwood will take on the role of Maria von Trapp in "The Sound of Music: Live." The production is based on the original Broadway musical, with Stephen Moyer ("True Blood") starring as Captain von Trapp opposite Carrie. The special will air on NBC (Chico's channel 24), on Dec. 5 starting at 8:00 p.m. PT.

More Photos

"The Sound of Music" tells the true story of a young novice (Maria), who falls in love with Naval officer Captain von Trapp as she agrees to become a nanny for his seven children in Nazi-occupied Austria. Some of the most beloved songs come from this classic, including "The Sound of Music," "Sixteen Going on Seventeen," "My Favorite Things," "Do-Re-Mi," "Climb Every Mountain" and "Edelweiss."

This new version of "The Sound of Music" will be a faithful adaptation of the original stage musical, to retell the story for a whole new generation. And more than that, it will be broadcast LIVE, adding a whole new level of immediacy and excitement. Get ready to reintroduce your family to the most joyful, most emotional and most musical family adventure of them all. Three-hour live event.

If you'd like to receive an email each time I add new content to the site, click on the "Subscribe" link near the top of the page to get added.

Looking to contact me? Feel free to send Shelly an email.

Follow me on Twitter


Today's top buzz...

  • Coachella
    The set times you need to know have been announced for Coachella
    Festival Buzz
  • Lamar Odom
    The New York Knicks are giving Lamar Odom another shot in the NBA
    NBA Buzz
  • Porsha Williams
    See why 'Real Housewives of Atlanta' star Porsha Williams posed for this mug shot
    TV News
  • NHL tickets
    If you're looking to catch an NHL playoff game in NYC, don't expect to do so on a budget
    NHL Buzz
  • Transcendence
    Review: ‘Transcendence’ fascinates, but does it rise above the field?
    Movies Buzz
  • Kobe Bryant
    Kobe Bryant has agreed to cooperate with an all-access documentary about his life
    Sports Buzz

Related Videos:

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about and apply today!