NBC’s The Sound of Music Live!

Mary Martin in the original Broadway production of The Sound of Music
On the lighter side of the news, the matter that seems to be prompting the most online chatter today is NBC’s live, 3 hour broadcast of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s The Sound of Music; which aired on Thursday night. The production starred country music sensation, and past American Idol, Carrie Underwood (PeekYou profile here), and True Blood star Stephen Moyer.