Tickets for the Davis County Players’ production of “The Sound of Music” scheduled for Nov. 11-14 at the Iowa Theatre are now on sale online at

Director Gail Wortmann said those who would rather purchase tickets directly versus online should contact Musical Director Gail Van Mersbergen at 319-677-0866 and leave a message. Tickets will also be available on a first-come, first-served basis at the door.

The DC Players began rehearsals for the popular Rodgers and Hammerstein musical in early September.

The musical is based on the real-life story of the Von Trapp Family singers, a well-known concert group in the era immediately preceding World War II.

Deidra Rudd is cast as Maria Rainier, a postulant at Nonnberg Abbey who, as a governess, brings love, laughter, and music into the lives of the widowed naval captain, Georg von Trapp (played by Harrison Van Mersbergen) and his seven children.

Other cast assignments are as follows:

Max Detweiler, Captain von Trapp’s friend, a music agent and producer: Richard Wortmann

The Mother Abbess, the head of Nonnberg Abbey: Tish Johnson

Baroness Elsa Schräder, “wealthy and sophisticated” and Captain von Trapp’s would-be fiancée: Shannon Krenz-Klaus

Rolf Gruber, the 17-year-old Nazi delivery boy who is in love with Liesl: Dade Gideon

Sister Berthe, the Mistress of Novices: Gina Wells

Sister Margareta, the Mistress of Postulants: Leah Baughman

Sister Sophia, a sister at the Abbey: Aleta Mikels

Franz, Captain von Trapp’s butler: Joe Hudson

Frau Schmidt, Captain von Trapp’s housekeeper: Stacie Howk

The Children: Liesl von Trapp, age 16: Julia Hill

Friedrich von Trapp, age 14: Gavin Klaus

Louisa von Trapp, age 13: Laney Weimerskirch

Kurt von Trapp, age 11: Owen Klaus

Brigitta von Trapp, age 10: Abby Atkinson

Marta von Trapp, age 7: Celeste Good

Gretl von Trapp, age 5: Eva Proffitt-Salamanca

Ursula, von Trapp’s maid: Liberty Burton

Herr Zeller, the Gauleiter: Gage Mikels

Frau Zeller: Tricia Stremler

Baron Elberfeld: Matt Perry

Baroness Elberfeld: Terri Williams

Admiral Von Schreiber: Matt Perry

New Postulant: Charli Burton

Nuns: Leah Baughman (Vocal Coach), Tish Johnson, Gina Wells, Terri Williams, Aleta Mikels, Tricia Stremler, Megan Brewer, Shannon Krenz-Klaus

Postulants: Elexis Perry, Liberty Burton, Charli Burton, Rose Davis, Hadleigh Brewer, Emilia Morrow, Emerson Glosser

Concert Contestants: Trio: Hadleigh Brewer, Emerson Glosser, Emilia Morrow

Fraulein Schweiger: Karly Good

SS soldiers: Matthew Garmon, Andres Sanchez