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Keith Michell...imagine a moustached Captain Von Trapp! 
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Post Keith Michell...imagine a moustached Captain Von Trapp!
Dear "Sound of Music" Fans,

Feel free to discuss the following URL:

www.youtube.com/watch?v=69zmh5Gy4wc

What do you think of the video? Have you at least wondered what a Keith Michell and/ or a Keith Michell & Victoria Shaw "Sound of Music" and/ or a Keith Michell & Julie Andrews movie might have been like?

I keep wondering how sexy, and how interesting, Keith Michell would have been, if he'd been cast as Captain Von Trapp.

Thanks in advance for your replies.
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Keith michell is one of the fineast actor/singers the stage has ever seen.

Now I think playing Von Trapp would have been a waste for him after his brilliant performnces in Robert and Elizabeth, Man of LaMancha and La Cage Aux Folles however.

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KM wouldn't have cut mustard. At all. Very interesting video, thanks for posting it here.


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He's a very versatile and fine actor. I think he'd have made an interesting von Trapp, but perhaps just a touch too conventional. Plummer did bring a more complex and suave air to the part, and had a deeper speaking voice.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c2vfj1Xvkjk

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T4-lVmQmNlM

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zd9BLib8448

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