The actor, who performed Sixteen Becoming on Seventeen in the 1965 cinema, said people should consider singing the musicals lyrics like going to a therapist
Charmian Carr, who played Liesl von Trapp in The Voice of Music, has died at persons under 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 persona in the Rodgers and Hammersteins 1965 film, in which she performed the song Sixteen Departing On Seventeen. She was a college student when she auditioned for the cinema, which also starred Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer.
The actor fully embraced gatherings reverence for the musical, often emerging at love episodes commemorating the cinema, including sing-a-long acts 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 appearing. Its only a kind of care. They can move around. They can dance and talk back to the screen. They can bounce their appointment with the decrease 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 television 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 heartbreaking news that the treasured& delicate 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 their own families transfers away and in the case of the family of the movie The Din of Music, its especially lamentable when it is the first of the group to go.
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