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Review: Highs, lows of 'The Sound of Music Live' with Carrie Underwood
Review: Highs, lows of 'The Sound of Music Live' with Carrie Underwood

This post has been updated. See below for details. Thursday night NBC staged a three-hour live performance of Rodgers and Hammserstein's "The Sound of Music," the world's most beloved musical, with Carrie Underwood as Maria von Trapp, a role originated onstage by Mary Martin and belonging forever to Julie Andrews, who starred in the 1965 film. It was, in its many opportunities for failure and public mockery, a crazy thing to do. But they did it. Underwood is, of course, the pop superstar who first got famous as the fourth season winner of "American Idol." She has acted in one film (the 2011 "Soul Surfer") and an episode of "How I Met Your...

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