2009 Sound of Music, USP Archive

The Final Count for Sound of Music

Union Street Players is excited about our successful run of "The Sound of Music." Producer, Shelley Buhrow, reports that the show was sold out each night of the run. That would make attendance:

Thursday July 30: 335
Friday July 31: 335
Saturday August 1: 335
Sunday August 2: 335

Thanks to cast and crew for their hard work, and for delighting USP audiences!

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The Sound of Music ends

The seats were filled again Sunday with the final performance of The Sound of Music. Thanks to Deb Linn, director, Shelley Buhrow, producer, Elaine Stanley, assistant, Jackie Duffy, music director, Chris Meyers, accompanist, the entire fabulous cast and outstanding production crew. This show was a delight to all!

Photos from rehearsals and dress rehearsals of The Sound of Music are now available at http://web.me.com/mcatkins1/Sound_of_Music/My_Albums/My_Albums.html

Cast members: check your e-mail for an 8×10 jpg file that is a cast photo. 

Thanks to all for your sharing your talents and time with Union Street Players this summer!
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The show is ready!

The final dress rehearsal. The actors are ready. Lights, sound, open the curtain! We are now ready to present the Union Street Players summer musical, "The Sound of Music." Hopefully you've already bought your ticket because many reserved seats are sold out. General admission, balcony seating is still available, but call today, 641-620-9107. 


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Photos of rehearsal

For our cast, crew and friends of USP,

Here's a few more photos from our latest rehearsal of "The Sound of Music." Don't forget, tickets are on sale now!


Captain Von Trapp (Spence Ver Meer) encourages the children to sing. Von Trapp children are: Liesl von Trapp: Nicole Vande Zande; Friedrich von Trapp: Joshua Bailey; Louisa von Trapp: Delanie Anderson; Kurt von Trapp: Tyler Rezapour; Briggitta von Trapp: Rachel Peter; Marta von Trapp: Lucy Zylstra; Gretl von Trapp: Tierney Copeland


Our fabulous nun chorus. Beautiful, heavenly music!


The Captain with Louisa.


On her way to the wedding, Maria (Brystal Hopkins) accepts a bouquet from Gretl.


The nuns enjoy a moment of laughter with the Mother Abbess (Jackie Duffy) who is also music director for our performance. Left is Sister Berthe (Jana DeZwarte).

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The stage is alive, with the Sound of Music!

Cast and crew continue to perfect their lines and notes for the upcoming performance of "The Sound of Music." Tickets are still available, but selling quickly! 

The show times are Thursday July 30, Friday July 31, and Saturday Aug 1 at 7 p.m.;  and Sunday, Aug 2 at 2 p.m. Tickets may be purchased at the Community Center Office, 712 Union from 7:30-4:30 p.m. M-F, by phone with a credit card, call 641-620-9107.   

Below, Doug DeWolf as Max talks to the Von Trapp children about singing at the festival.


   Gretl sings sadly while missing Fraulein Maria.