The actor, who performed Sixteen Exiting on Seventeen in the 1965 movie, said parties should consider singing the musicals anthems like going to a therapist
Charmian Carr, who played Liesl von Trapp in The Clang 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 better known for her role in the Rodgers and Hammersteins 1965 movie, in which she performed the carol Sixteen Proceeding On Seventeen. She was a college student when she auditioned for the film, which too starred Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer.
The actor fully hugged gatherings admiration for the musical, routinely seeming at devotee episodes celebrating the movie, including sing-a-long executions 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 impression. Its only a kind of therapy. They can move around. They can dance and talk back to the screen. They can skip their appointment with the wince that week.
Carr subsequently wrote a pair of books about her know-hows, 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 appalling report that the precious& elegant Charmian Carr, beautiful Liesl, has passed away.
Ted Chapin, president of the Rodgers and Hammerstein organisation, said in a statement: Its always sad when the states members of the family elapses away and in the case of the family of the movie The Voice of Music, its especially sad when it is the first of the group to go.
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