The actor, who performed Sixteen Croaking on Seventeen in the 1965 cinema, remarked people should consider singing the musicals carols like going to a therapist
Charmian Carr, who played Liesl von Trapp in The Music 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 better known for her character in the Rodgers and Hammersteins 1965 cinema, in which she played the ballad Sixteen Get On Seventeen. She was a college student when she auditioned for the movie, which likewise starred Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer.
The actor amply espoused gatherings devotion for the musical, regularly showing at devotee contests commemorating the cinema, including sing-a-long conducts 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 form. Its exactly a kind of care. They can move around. They can jig and talk back to the screen. They can skip their appointment with the decrease that week.
Carr later wrote a duo of books 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, a very young of the Von Trapp children, wrote on Twitter: It is with infinite sadness that I share the sad 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 sad when a member of the family elapses away and in the case provided for of the family of the movie The Tone of Music, its especially heartbreaking when it is the first of the group to go.
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