- Matthew Murphy for Broadway in San Antonio
Set at the cusp of the Anschluss (which marked Nazi Germany’s annexation of Austria), the von Trapp children are introduced to their new governess, Maria Rainer, whom they take to immediately. Maria bonds with the children as well as their father, forming a newfound family unit as well as a talented musical group, but under the threat of a forced commission to the German navy, the von Trapps must plot their escape from Austria’s Nazi regime. The Tony award-winning production team behind the musical’s latest tour has reminded audiences nationwide why The Sound of Music became and remains a timeless example of American musical theater.
$45-$225, 8pm Fri March 8, 2pm & 8pm Sat March 9, 2pm Sun March 10, Majestic Theatre, 224 E. Houston St., (210) 226-3333, majesticempire.com.
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