The Star Dance Band Elisa Lindstrom gets the lead role as Maria when the musical “Sound of Music” is set up in Malmo next fall, according to Sydsvenskan. Elisa Lindstrom has frontat dance band Elisa seven years, singing in the contest, competed in “Clash of the Choirs” and she recently won the “Let’s Dance” in TV4.
The classic “The Sound of Music” by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein had premiered in 1959 and adapted for the screen in 1965 with Julie Andrews in the lead role. Earlier, including Carola and Pernilla Wahlgren starred in Swedish sets.
Anders Aldgård directs the new set will premiere on Nöjesteatern in Malmo on 29 September. The rest of the cast is not known.