The actor, who performed Sixteen Departing on Seventeen in the 1965 movie, responded beings should consider singing the musicals lyrics like going to a therapist
Charmian Carr, who played Liesl von Trapp in The Phone 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 role in the Rodgers and Hammersteins 1965 movie, in which she acted the hymn Sixteen Moving On Seventeen. She was a college student when she auditioned for the film, which also starred Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer.
The actor fully espoused gatherings venerate for the musical, regularly appearing at love episodes commemorating the cinema, including sing-a-long concerts 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 simply a kind of therapy. They can move around. They can dance and talk back to the screen. They can hop-skip their appointment with the wither that week.
Carr later wrote a pair of journals about her events, 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 information that the treasured& elegant Charmian Carr, beautiful Liesl, has passed away.
Ted Chapin, chairman of the Rodgers and Hammerstein organisation, said in a statement: Its ever heartbreaking when a member of the family extends away and in the case of the family of the movie The Din of Music, its especially pathetic when it is the first of the group to go.
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