Carrie Underwood is the latest in a long line of actresses to take on the role of Maria. From stage to film to television screen, the award-winning musical has endured for generations.
Broadway: 1959 Actress and singer Marion Marlowe, in the role of Baroness Schraeder, poses on the set of the Broadway musical "The Sound of Music." The production was the last musical written by the celebrated duo Rodgers and Hammerstein and won a Tony Award for Best Musical. AP Buy Photo