The actor, who performed Sixteen Starting on Seventeen in the 1965 film, said beings should consider singing the musicals chants like going to a therapist
Charmian Carr, who played Liesl von Trapp in The Reverberate of Music, has died at the age of 73.
The actors spokesman said she died on Saturday in Los Angeles, of complications from a rare form of dementia.
Carr was excellent known for her character in the Rodgers and Hammersteins 1965 film, in which she played the song Sixteen Extending On Seventeen. She was a college student when she auditioned for the film, which too starred Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer.
The actor amply espoused audiences admiration for the musical, frequently showing at devotee phenomena commemorating the cinema, including sing-a-long recitals at the Hollywood Bowl.
I tell people that they should consider sing-a-long Sound Of Music like going to a therapist, she told Associated Press before a 2005 image. Its just a kind of rehabilitation. They can move around. They can dance and talk back to the screen. They can hop-skip their appointment with the diminish that week.
Carr subsequently wrote a duet of volumes about her suffers, Forever Liesl and Letters To Liesl. She went on to star with Anthony Perkins in Evening Primrose, the Stephen Sondheim video musical.
Kym Karath, who played Gretl, the youngest of the Von Trapp children, wrote on Twitter: It is with infinite sadness that I share the unfortunate report that the precious& beautiful Charmian Carr, beautiful Liesl, has passed away.
Ted Chapin, chairman of the Rodgers and Hammerstein organisation, said in a statement: Its ever happy when the states members of the family elapses away and in the case of the family of the movie The Music of Music, its especially heartbreaking when it is the first of the group to go.
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