Delightful rerun of musical classic

The Sound of Music, By Rodgers and Hammerstein. Grand Canal Theatre, Dublin, until April 30. Rating: *****

16th April, 2011

The Sound of Music first debuted on Broadway more than five decades ago, and the film adaptation starring Julie Andrews famously scooped five Oscars in 1965.Given this pedigree, any new production of the musical has an awful lot to live up to.

Thankfully, the show which has now arrived at the Grand Canal Theatre in Dublin (fresh from a run at the London Palladium), and which stars Jason Donovan as Captain von Trapp and Verity...

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