The musical airs Dec. 5 on NBC
NBC’s “The Sound of Music Live” has found its Von Trapp children, and not a moment too soon: The musical airs in just over a month.
The actors set to play the von Trapp children are Ariane Rinehart (Liesl), Michael Nigro (Fredrich), Ella Watts-Gorman (Louisa), Joe West (Kurt), Sophia Caruso (Brigitta), Grace Rundhaug (Marta) and Peyton Ella as young Gretl.
Also co-starring are Tony Award winners Audra McDonald (Mother Abbess), Laura Benanti (Elsa Schrader) and Christian Borle (Max Dettweiler).
Here’s a preview: