The actor, who performed Sixteen Proceeding on Seventeen in the 1965 film, said parties should consider singing the musicals songs like going to a therapist
Charmian Carr, who played Liesl von Trapp in The Resound 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 persona in the Rodgers and Hammersteins 1965 cinema, in which she performed the sung Sixteen Running On Seventeen. She was a college student when she auditioned for the film, which likewise starred Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer.
The actor fully espoused audiences fear for the musical, regularly emerging at follower events commemorating the film, including sing-a-long accomplishments 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 look. Its exactly a kind of care. They can move around. They can dance and talk back to the screen. They can bounce their appointment with the contract that week.
Carr subsequently wrote a duo of journals about her ordeals, 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 dreadful report that the treasured& delicate Charmian Carr, beautiful Liesl, has passed away.
Ted Chapin, president of the Rodgers and Hammerstein organisation, said in a statement: Its always heartbreaking when a member of their own families legislates away and in the case of the family of the movie The Voice of Music, its especially happy when it is the first of the group to go.
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