Curve announces 2014 Christmas Production

Wed 8 Jan 2014

Next Christmas, Leicester will be alive with The Sound of Music as Curve theatre has announced it will be producing a brand new version of the heart-warming, award-winning Rodgers and Hammerstein musical.

Directed by Paul KerrysonThe Sound of Music will open on 3 December 2014, with previews from 28 November, and run until 17 January 2015.

Over the past five years Curve’s Christmas shows have become a must-see, receiving widespread critical acclaim and bringing audiences in from across the UK, including the current production of Chicago (running at Curve until 18 Jan 2014), and Hello, Dolly!The King and I and 42nd Street.

Since the Academy Award-winning film of 1965, The Sound of Music remains one of the most popular musicals of all time. Set in the idyllic landscape of the Austrian Alps, this heart-warming tale follows spirited young nun Maria and her relationship with the Von Trapp family.

With a timeless score including Do-Re-Mi, Favourite Things and Climb Ev’ry Mountain, this global phenomenon continues to enchant audiences across the world.