The Sound of Music

Chichester Festival Theatre

Thursday 17 August at 2.30 pm

Cost: £72 (includes theatre ticket, coach travel, parking and driver’s gratuity)

Austria, 1938. Free-spirited nun Maria is sent away from her abbey to become governess to the widowed Captain von Trapp’s seven children. She brings music and laughter back to his unfeeling household, but the future holds more joy and jeopardy than she ever dreamed possible.

The Sound of Music was Rodgers and Hammerstein’s last and perhaps most treasured musical and is now produced at Chichester for the first time. The glorious score is a box of delights, from Climb Ev’ry Mountain, My Favourite Things and Edelweiss to Do-Re-Mi and The Sound of Music itself.

Traveler's with mobility, memory or health problems should be accompanied by a friend. If the visit is oversubscribed a ballot with be held and any member who is unsuccessful will have their cheque returned and their name put on a waiting list for returned tickets.

The closing date for applications is Friday 16 June 2023. For Application Form see your May Journal or contact

Organisers: Marion Clarke, David Bell 

Please note that U3A Theatre Visits are open to members only.