One of the shows most requested by Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre audiences is back, and it’s coming complete with a special visitor. The Mesa theater presents the “The Sound of Music,” the classic musical about a flighty novitiate who falls for a widowed naval captain and his seven unruly children, through April 9. In March, Samuel von Trapp, grandson of the real Georg and Maria von Trapp portrayed in the show, will appear at the venue for a number of special events. A trip for two to the von Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe, Vt., is up for grabs as part of the promotion; entry forms are available at the theater.
>> See “The Sound of Music” at 1:15 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 7 p.m. Sunday, at the Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre, 5247 E. Brown Road, Mesa. Shows continue various times Tuesdays through Sundays through April 9. $22-$49. (480) 325-6700 or broadwaypalmwest.com.