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100

Who is the main character?
Maria

100

What song does Maria use to teach the children to sing?
Do, Re, Mi

100

When does "The Sound of Music" take place?
1930's/1940's

100

Where does "The Sound of Music" take place?
Austria

100

What is the difference between a musical and a play?
Musicals have singing.

200

What is the name of Captain Von Trapp's eldest daughter?
Leisl

200

What song does Maria sing to cheer up the children during the thunderstorm?
My Favorite things.

200

What is the actress that plays Maria's real name?
Julie Andrews

200

What city in Austria does Captain Von Trapp go to, to see his girlfriend?
Vienna

200

Name a musical (other than "The Sound of Music").
Mrs. Zoll will determine correct answers

300

What is the name of Captain Von Trapp's girlfriend?
Baroness Schrader

300

What do the children sing at the end of the party?
So Long, Farewell

300

Was "The Sound of Music" a movie or a stage musical (on broadway) first?
A stage musical

300

Where do the Von Trapp's tell the Nazi's they are going when they find them leaving their home in the middle of the night?
The Festival

300

If you were writing a musical name 3 things you would have to do in the overall process.
Write Music Write a story Hold Auditions Hold Rehearsals Hire Musicians, Actors, etc. Sell Tickets Advertise Mrs. Zoll will determine other correct answers.

400

What do they call the "head nun"?
Reverend Mother/Mother Abbess

400

What does Captain Von Trapp sing with Maria at the Festival and with Leisl at the house?
Edelweiss

400

What continent is Austria on?
Europe

400

Where do the Von Trapp's hide from the Nazi's?
The Convent (Abbey)

400

What other subject areas can musicals relate to besides music?
Drama, Art, Social Studies, Language Arts....

500

What is the name of the messenger boy turned Nazi?
Rolfe

500

What song do we hear at the end when the Von Trapp's are escaping into Switzerland?
Climb Every Mountain

500

Who wrote "The Sound of Music"?
Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein

500

What country do the Von Trapp's escape to on foot?
Switzerland

500

Name at least one other musical that was written by Rodgers and Hammerstein
South Pacific The King and I Oklahoma Carousel