NBC to Broadcast ‘The Sound of Music’ Live
My Nguyen July 3, 2012
The classic production of The Sound of Music, is coming to NBC, geared to be aired live. The netweork will be partnering with Smash producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron to produce the classical musical based on the Broadway production.
Viewers can expect famous songs, including the title song, Do-Re-Mi, Climb Ev’ry Mountain and My Favorite Things, among others.
Actors are expected to sing live without prerecording or lip-syncing, reports The New York Times.
While there is no set date yet for the live broadcast, casting will begin immediately.
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