Tickets for Butterfly Guild’s Production of Sound of Music on Sale November 25, 2022

November 17, 2022

COLUMBUS, Ohio – For its 65th annual production, Butterfly Guild of Nationwide Children’s Hospital is pleased to announce Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Sound of Music will take place on March 3, 4 & 5, 2023 at Columbus’ historic Palace Theatre located at 34 W. Broad St. This family-friendly, Broadway-quality production benefits the Hospice and Palliative Care Programs at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, the only programs of its kind in central Ohio.

Tickets go on sale November 25th at the CAPA Ticket Office and can be purchased in person at the CAPA Box Office at 39 E. State St., 43215, by phone (614-469-0939) or at

Performance Schedule:    

  • Friday, March 3 at 7 p.m. 
  • Saturday, March 4 at 2 p.m. 
  • Saturday, March 4 at 7 p.m.
  • Sunday, March 5 at 2 p.m. (Sunday’s performance is a sign language interpreted.)

Media are invited to attend the dress rehearsal on Thursday, March 2 at 7 p.m. Interviews can be arranged with Butterfly Guild representatives and cast members.

For more information about Butterfly Guild or to make a donation to support the Hospice and Palliative Care Programs at Nationwide Children’s, please visit

Contact Information

  • Media Relations, Nationwide Children's Hospital 
    • Rebecca Cybulski 
    •  (614) 355 0495
  • Foundation, Nationwide Children's Hospital 
    • Carrie DiNovo 
    • (614) 355 5494

About Sound of Music
The final collaboration between Rodgers & Hammerstein was destined to become the world's most beloved musical. Featuring a trove of cherished songs, including "Climb Ev'ry Mountain," "My Favorite Things," "Do Re Mi," "Sixteen Going on Seventeen" and the title number, The Sound of Music won the hearts of audiences worldwide, earning five Tony Awards and five Oscars. The inspirational story, based on the memoir of Maria Augusta Trapp, follows an ebullient postulate who serves as governess to the seven children of the imperious Captain von Trapp, bringing music and joy to the household. But as the forces of Nazism take hold of Austria, Maria and the entire von Trapp family must make a moral decision.

The Sound of Music has become the most popular musical ever.

About Butterfly Guild
Butterfly Guild, a woman’s auxiliary of Nationwide Children’s Hospital, dates back to 1908. The organization is dedicated to raising funds, more than $300,000 annually, for central Ohio’s only pediatric hospice and palliative care programs. The money Butterfly Guild supports crucial services for children facing terminal and life-limiting illnesses. The Hospice Program at Nationwide Children’s serves to provide children with life-limiting illnesses the opportunities to play, laugh, learn and remain home where they may be surrounded by family and friends. Offered to children and families either inpatient or living at home, the goal of the hospital’s Palliative Care Program is to help patients achieve the best possible quality of life. Since the organization’s inception, Butterfly Guild has raised more than $4 million for Nationwide Children’s Hospital.

About Nationwide Children's Hospital

Named to the Top 10 Honor Roll on U.S. News & World Report’s 2023-24 list of “Best Children’s Hospitals,” Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of America’s largest not-for-profit free-standing pediatric health care systems providing unique expertise in pediatric population health, behavioral health, genomics and health equity as the next frontiers in pediatric medicine, leading to best outcomes for the health of the whole child. Integrated clinical and research programs, as well as prioritizing quality and safety, are part of what allows Nationwide Children’s to advance its unique model of care. Nationwide Children’s has a staff of more than 14,000 that provides state-of-the-art wellness, preventive and rehabilitative care and diagnostic treatment during more than 1.7 million patient visits annually. As home to the Department of Pediatrics of The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Nationwide Children’s physicians train the next generation of pediatricians and pediatric specialists. The Abigail Wexner Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of the Top 10 National Institutes of Health-funded free-standing pediatric research facilities. More information is available at