Backstage at The Sound of Music in Maynooth

(30min. 2002) Lester Alfonso gets the role of Max Detweiler and takes a camera with him backstage at a community production of The Sound of Music in small-town Maynooth, Ontario where he unwittingly documents a slice of authentic Canadiana at the turn of the millennium.

a documentary by
Lester Alfonso

backstage interviews / editing
Lester Alfonso

performance videography
Tammy Foreman

The Sound of Music in Maynooth

Mary Burbidge
Elaine Brown
Maria Henry
Elizabeth Emmerson
Jenn Hass
Marissa Henry
Jenna Henry
Hannah Coulter
Amber Smith
Linda Witt
John-Henry Westen
Doug Brooks
Sheila Stringer
Lori Fitzgerald
Jan Boomhouwer
Heidi Clemmer
Brandon Robertson
Joanna Werner
Colleen McKeown
Stevie Wilkins
Ben Rodgers
Kalem Robert Boomhouwer
Pippa Strachan
Lester Alfonso
Bob Van Balen Walter

Cate Meder
Joe Shulman
Arne Roosman
Jim Henry
Jake Meder
Maureen Kelly
Bonnie Robertson
Carol Hinze
Sarah Hewitt
Joyce Miles
Linda Neary
Suzanne Ballantyne
Jacquie Lopez
Dave McLennan
Joyce Dale

"The Sound of Music"

music by
Richard Rodgers

Lyrics by
Oscar Hammerstein II

Book by
Howard Lindsay
Russel Crouse

Staged at
The ANAF Barn in Maynooth, Ontario

April 2 - 6, 2002

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