The Sound of Music Von Trapp residence balcony
This setting is recalled as the environment for the iconic scene lineup of the Von Trapp children, caught playing in clothing fashioned out of curtains. This environment, recreated as a backdrop,is seen outside a doorway at the Von Trapp home built on Soundstage 15 of 20th Century Fox in Los Angeles.
Directed by Robert Wise, production design by Boris Leven, and music and lyrics by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II. This beloved musical film from 1965 follows the life of Maria, a young postulant hired as a governess to the seven children of a strict Austrian navy captain, filmed primarily on location in Austria and on the soundstage.