In Salzburg, Austria, the rehearsals for the Broadway musical "The Sound Of Music"  have started. Wietske van Tongeren and Uwe Kröger are starring in the show as "Maria and Georg von Trapp". The choreography is created by Kim Duddy, with musical direction by Peter Ewaldt. The legendary musical will open in Salzburg for the very first time at the Landestheater on October 23rd, 2011. Throughout the world it is one of the most successful and most frequently played musicals of all times. The world famous Hollywood movie from 1965 is also one of the most frequently seen movies in history and until today it still influences the image that people in many countries of the world have of Salzburg. Now the musical will open for the first time in the city in which the plot is set.