The actor, who performed Sixteen Exiting on Seventeen in the 1965 movie, said parties should consider singing the musicals hymns like going to a therapist
Charmian Carr, who played Liesl von Trapp in The Music 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 good known for her capacity in the Rodgers and Hammersteins 1965 film, in which she performed the anthem Sixteen Departing On Seventeen. She was a college student when she auditioned for the film, which likewise starred Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer.
The actor amply hugged audiences adoration for the musical, often sounding at follower happens 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 only a kind of rehabilitation. They can move around. They can dance and talk back to the screen. They can skip their appointment with the wince that week.
Carr eventually wrote a duo of works about her experiences, 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 disastrous news that the treasured& beautiful Charmian Carr, beautiful Liesl, has passed away.
Ted Chapin, chairman of the Rodgers and Hammerstein organisation, said in a statement: Its always happy when the states members of the family legislates away and in the case of the family of the movie The Seem of Music, its especially pathetic when it is the first of the group to go.
Read more: www.theguardian.com