The Sound of Music


The hills are alive! A brand new production of The Sound of Music, directed by three-time Tony Award® winner Jack O'Brien, is coming to Washington. The spirited, romantic, and beloved musical story of Maria and the von Trapp Family will once again thrill audiences with its Tony®, Grammy®, and Academy Award®–winning Best Score by Rodgers & Hammerstein, including "My Favorite Things," "Do-Re-Mi," "Climb Ev'ry Mountain," "Edelweiss," and the title song.

Presented by The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

Show Type
Running Time
170 minutes
(1 Intermission)
Appropriate For All Ages Price Ranges
$49 - $169

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Schedule Open/Close Dates: 06/13/2017 - 07/16/2017
Sunday 01:30pm07:30pm-
Monday ---
Tuesday 07:30pm--
Wednesday 07:30pm--
Thursday 07:30pm--
Friday 07:30pm--
Saturday 01:30pm07:30pm-
Important Dates

Extra Performances

  • 07/05/2017 - 1:30pm
  • 07/12/2017 - 1:30pm

Dark Days

  • 07/04/2017 - 7:30pm
  • 07/16/2017 - 7:30pm


  • 06/16/2017 - 7:30pm
  • 07/11/2017 - 7:30pm


  • 06/18/2017 - 1:30pm
  • 07/05/2017 - 7:30pm
  • 07/07/2017 - 7:30pm
  • 07/08/2017 - 1:30pm

Open Caption

  • 06/18/2017 - 1:30pm
  • 07/07/2017 - 7:30pm
Performer Role
Nicholas Rodriguez Captain Georg von Trapp
Charlotte Maltby Maria Rainer
Melody Betts The Mother Abbess
Austin Colby Rolf Gruber
Merwin Foard Max Detweiler
Teri Hansen Elsa Schraeder
Paige Silvester Liesl von Trapp
Production Personnel


The Kennedy Center Opera House
2700 F Street NW , Washington, DC 20056

Getting There

  • Foggy Bottom-GWU (Blue/Orange Line)
  • Free Kennedy Center shuttle bus available from the Foggy Bottom Metro to Kennedy Center


  • Street parking
  • Paid garages


  • This venue is wheelchair accessible.
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