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Weekend Poll: Which Family-Friendly Musical Should NBC Air Live in 2014?

Weekend Poll: Which Family-Friendly Musical Should NBC Air Live in 2014?

Well, there’s no doubt about it: NBC’s live broadcast of The Sound of Music, starring American Idol country singer Carrie Underwood, was unequivocally a hit. Racking up more than 18.5 million viewers, The Sound of Music was such a success, NBC is even booting out It's a Wonderful Life to rerun the special event a second ...

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The Hills Are Alive with Radioactivity! See SNL Spoof The Sound of Music, with Kristen Wiig as Dooneese

The Hills Are Alive with Radioactivity! See SNL Spoof The Sound of Music, with Kristen Wiig as Dooneese

If you still haven’t gotten enough of NBC’s The Sound of Music Live!, it’s time to say “auf Wiedersehen, adieu” to the three-hour live musical extravaganza with the cast of SNL! This silly spoof has it all—the “terra cotta disaster of a dress,” the high-pitched whistle that got all of our dogs excited and even Dooneese ...

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Sound of Music Live! Poll Top Three: Fans Adored Audra McDonald’s Emotional 'Climb Ev’ry Mountain'

Sound of Music Live! Poll Top Three: Fans Adored Audra McDonald’s Emotional 'Climb Ev’ry Mountain'

The Sound of Music Live! was the highlight of our week (can we do it again next Thursday?!), featuring American Idol winner Carrie Underwood, True Blood fave Stephen Moyer and the Tony-winning trifecta of Audra McDonald, Laura Benanti and Christian Borle. It was a wonderful evening of musical theater for all—and no one even fell over! After the flurry ...

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Weekend Poll: Which Song From The Sound of Music Live! Was Your Favorite Thing?

Weekend Poll: Which Song From The Sound of Music Live! Was Your Favorite Thing?

Well, we’ve Climbed Ev’ry Mountain, Solved a Problem Like Maria and yodeled with the Lonely Goatherd—but before we say So Long, Farewell to NBC’s The Sound of Music Live! telecast, we have one more important question to ask: What was the best part of your trip to Salzberg? Was it American Idol star Carrie Underwood and ...

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Watch Sound of Music Live! Star Audra McDonald Sing an Emotional ‘Climb Ev’ry Mountain’ at the Rock Center Tree Lighting

Watch Sound of Music Live! Star Audra McDonald Sing an Emotional ‘Climb Ev’ry Mountain’ at the Rock Center Tree Lighting

Performing live is a breeze for The Sound of Music Live! star Audra McDonald—even outside, in the middle of winter! (Hey, she doesn’t have five Tony Awards for nothin’.) The Broadway favorite sang a moving rendition of Mother Abbess’ signature song “Climb Ev’ry Mountain” at the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree lighting on December 4, and if this ...

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Sound of Music Star Carrie Underwood on Hate Tweets & Why She Wouldn’t Twirl on the Mountains in Salzburg

Sound of Music Star Carrie Underwood on Hate Tweets & Why She Wouldn’t Twirl on the Mountains in Salzburg

The Sound of Music Live! broadcast is only a few short hours away, and Carrie Underwood has a public service announcement: She’s not Julie Andrews. This might seem obvious (the original Sound of Music movie legend is now 78 and decidedly not a country singer) but Underwood, who will take the stage as Maria in the telecast December 5 ...

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The Sound of Music’s Stephen Moyer on Auditioning to Play a Von Trapp Child & His ‘Incredible’ Co-Star Carrie Underwood

The Sound of Music’s Stephen Moyer on Auditioning to Play a Von Trapp Child & His ‘Incredible’ Co-Star Carrie Underwood

True Blood hunk Stephen Moyer is taking a decidedly un-vampirey turn in The Sound of Music Live!, playing Captain Georg von Trapp alongside a bunch of seriously talented leading ladies. The star stopped by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon on November 25 to chat with the host about rehearsing for the forthcoming telecast alongside American Idol champ Carrie Underwood and ...

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What Was the Original Title of The Sound of Music? Click For the Answer, Plus More Von Trapp Trivia

What Was the Original Title of The Sound of Music? Click For the Answer, Plus More Von Trapp Trivia

Get ready for the inevitable Sound of Music category on Jeopardy with this video trip down memory lane! The Rogers and Hammerstein estate has compiled a collection of fun facts about the beloved musical, including a few we’ve never heard before. For example, did you know the original title for the tuner was Love Song, but it was renamed ...

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