[Von Trapp Family Singing Before Nazi Officials in The Sound of Music, 1983 #2]

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Photograph from "The Sound of Music," the 1983 Abilene Christian University Homecoming musical production, act 2, scene 5. In the scene the von Trapp Family sing for the audience while being watched by Nazi officials. Actors from left to right: Nelson Coates (Max), Jill Tappe (Gretl), Dana Friend (Martha), Ellen Little (Brigritta), Kelly Varner (Kurt), Holly Hill (Louisa), Les Hunter (Friedrich), Deborah Gardner (Liesl), Melanie Jennings (Maria Rainer), Clay Hale (Captain Georg von Trapp), Kevin Weems (Herr Zeller), and Joel James (Admiral von Schrieber). Other actors unidentified.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

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Jones, Lloyd [1983-10-27..1983-10-30].

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Photograph from "The Sound of Music," the 1983 Abilene Christian University Homecoming musical production, act 2, scene 5. In the scene the von Trapp Family sing for the audience while being watched by Nazi officials. Actors from left to right: Nelson Coates (Max), Jill Tappe (Gretl), Dana Friend (Martha), Ellen Little (Brigritta), Kelly Varner (Kurt), Holly Hill (Louisa), Les Hunter (Friedrich), Deborah Gardner (Liesl), Melanie Jennings (Maria Rainer), Clay Hale (Captain Georg von Trapp), Kevin Weems (Herr Zeller), and Joel James (Admiral von Schrieber). Other actors unidentified.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

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The 1983 Abilene Christian University Homecoming musical, "The Sound of Music," was performed at the Abilene Civic Center. Lewis Fulks served as director and set designer, Ted Starnes was technical director, Ed George was the orchestra conductor, Jeannette Lipford directed voice, and Marj Baucum was the choreographer.

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[Von Trapp Family Singing Before Nazi Officials in The Sound of Music, 1983] (Photograph)

[Von Trapp Family Singing Before Nazi Officials in The Sound of Music, 1983]

Photograph from "The Sound of Music," the 1983 Abilene Christian University Homecoming musical production, act 2, scene 5. In the scene, the von Trapp Family sing for the audience while being watched by Nazi officials. Actors from left to right: Nelson Coates (Max), Jill Tappe (Gretl), Dana Friend (Martha), Ellen Little (Brigritta), Kelly Varner (Kurt), Holly Hill (Louisa), Les Hunter (Friedrich), Deborah Gardner (Liesl), Melanie Jennings (Maria Rainer), Clay Hale (Captain Georg von Trapp), Kevin Weems (Herr Zeller), and Joel James (Admiral von Schrieber). Other actors unidentified.

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Jones, Lloyd. [Von Trapp Family Singing Before Nazi Officials in The Sound of Music, 1983 #2], photograph, [1983-10-27..1983-10-30]; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth865103/: accessed April 25, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Christian University Library.