The actor, who performed Sixteen Moving on Seventeen in the 1965 film, said people should consider singing the musicals hymns like going to a therapist
Charmian Carr, who played Liesl von Trapp in The Racket 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 persona in the Rodgers and Hammersteins 1965 cinema, in which she acted the hymn Sixteen Croaking On Seventeen. She was a college student when she auditioned for the cinema, which likewise starred Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer.
The actor amply cuddled audiences adoration for the musical, routinely showing at follower occasions celebrating the film, including sing-a-long actions 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 appearing. Its merely a kind of therapy. They can move around. They can move and talk back to the screen. They can skip their appointment with the shrivel that week.
Carr afterward wrote a duet of books about her knows, 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 tragic information that the precious& exquisite Charmian Carr, beautiful Liesl, has passed away.
Ted Chapin, chairman of the Rodgers and Hammerstein organisation, said in a statement: Its always pathetic when a member of the family legislates away and in the case of the family of the movie The Sound of Music, its specially lamentable when it is the first of the group to go.
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