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Musical comedy The Casino Girl is playing at The Casino Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 105 performances.
George R. Sims
The musical comedy The Cadet Girl is playing at The Herald Square Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 48 performances.
The musical comedy The Cadet Girl is playing at The Herald Square Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 48 performances.
The musical comedy San Toy is playing at Daly's Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 103 performances.
Musical comedy The Girl From Up There closes at The Herald Square Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, after a run of 96 performances.
A revived musical comedy The Casino Girl plays at The Knickerbocker Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of thirty-two performances.
The musical comedy San Toy is playing at Daly's Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 103 performances.
C.L. Emmons of Oranford, New Jersey, USA, applies for a patent for his invention of a new mechanical musical instrument in which a number of mechanical sounds are reduced in volume.
Anna Held is starring in the musical comedy The Little Duchess at The Casino Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA. The show will run on Broadway for a total of 144 performances.
Musical comedy The Belle Of Broadway is playing at The Winter Garden Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of seventeen performances.
Character singer Lizzie B. Raymond, minstrel act Lew Hawkins, singing and dancing duo Lavender And Tomsom, novelty instrumentalists Mallory Bros And Brooks and banjo and Xylophone Virtuoso Musical Thor are among the performers at The Columbia Theatre, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
Vocalists Banks And Winona Winter, Novelty Musical Artists The Perching Brothers and comic vocalists The Clipper Quartette are among the entertainments on offer at The Orpheum Theatre, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Sultan Of Sulu, billed as a "merry musical modern satire" continues a lengthy run at The Studebaker Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Royal Comic Opera Company presents the "new musical play", The Runaway Girl, at The Theatre Royal, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
The Lowe Hughes Trio provide the musical entertainment in the vaudeville variety bill at The Orpheum Theatre, San Francisco, California, USA.
The musical comedy The Silver Slipper opens at The Broadway Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA.
Cohan And Harris' Minstrels play at The New York Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA.
The musical comedy Marriage A La Carte is presented at The Casino Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 64 performances.
The musical revue The Passing Show Of 1915 is presented at The Winter Garden Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 145 performances.
The 3-act musical comedy The Girl Who Smiles is presented at The Longacre Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA.
Musical The Blue Paradise is playing at The Casino Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 356 performances. A review in The Evening Journal hails it as "Replete with good music and excellent songs."
The New English Musical Comedy Company is presenting the musical show, The Girl In The Taxi, at Her Majesty's Theatre, Auckland, New Zealand, Oceania.
Chu Chin Chow, billed as 'a musical extravaganza of the Orient', is being presented at The Poli Theatre, Washington, CD, USA. According to the newspaper ads, with a company of 300 people, it is 'positively the biggest and most expensive show ever brought to Washington.'
The musical comedy Oh, Mama! is playing at The Adelphi Theatre, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
The musical comedy Oh, Mama! plays at The Opera House, Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Rodgers And Hart musical Peggy-Ann opens at the Vanderbilt Theatre on Broadway, New York City, USA, where it will rin for 333 performances.
George Gershwin's An American in Paris is recorded for the first time by Nathaniel Shilkret and the Victor Symphony Orchestra, for RCA Victor, with Gershwin himself playing the celesta.
Jack Payne and his BBC Dance Orchestra record My Wife Is On A Diet, Riding On A Camel, On Her Doorstep Last Night, That's All and So The Bluebirds And The Blackbirds Got Together, in London, UK, for Columbia Records.
The musical comedy Sweet Adeline, with music by Jerome Kern, is playing at Hammerstein's Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 234 performances.
The Gumm Sisters play the last of three nights at the Manchester Theatre, Los Angeles, California, USA. One of the sisters, Frances Gumm, will go on to achieve stardom after a name change to Judy Garland.
Al Jolson, Martha Raye, Ruby Keeler, Jack Whiting and "America's Most Beautiful Girls" are appearing in the musical comedy Hold On To Your Hats at The Grand Opera House, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Judy Garland is filming scenes for the movie Little Nellie Kelly in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Irving Berlin musical Louisiana Purchase is presented at The Imperial Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 444 performances.
Judy Garland records I Got Rhythm for Decca Records in the USA.
Victor Young takes over as musical director of popular radio show Harvest Of Stars in the USA.
Blues and jazz vocalist Ethel Waters is the musical guest on tonight's edition of the tv series This Is Show Business in the USA.
The musical revue Michael Todd's Peep Show is performed at The Winter Garden Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 278 performances.
The King And I is performed at The St. James Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 1246 performances.
The movie musical Lullaby Of Broadway, starring Doris Day, Gene Nelson and The Page Cavanaugh Trio, opens at cinemas in Sweden, Europe. The songs in the film are composed by George Gershwin.
The musical Hazel Flagg, with music by Jule Styne and lyrics by Bob Hilliard, is playing at The Mark Hellinger Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of 190 performances.
The comedy musical film Road To Bali, starring Bob Hope, Bing Crosby and Dorothy Lamour, is released to cinemas in West Germany, Europe.
The stage musical Damn Yankees opens in New York City, USA, where it will run for 1,019 performances.
A West End, London, UK, production of the hit Broadway musical The Bells Are Ringing opens at The Coliseum, where it will run for 292 performances. The cast includes Janet Blair as Ella Peterson, George Gaynes as Jeff Moss, Jean St. Clair as Sue Summers, Eddie Molloy as Sandor, and Allyn McLerie as Gwynne Smith.
Paul Anka appears as the musical guest on US tv programme The Perry Como Show.
UK pop idol Adam Faith stars in The Adam Faith Show on Associated Rediffusion tv, with guests Tony Bennett, Adele Leigh, Richard Wattis and Dick Charlesworth And His City Gents, and musical accompaniment by The Tony Osborne Orchestra.
The musical Kean, based on the life of 18th Century Shakespearean actor Edmund Kean, is playing at The Broadway Theater, New York City, USA, during a run of 92 performances.
The Wizard of Oz in Concert: Dreams Come True, starring Jackson Browne, Roger Daltrey [of The Who], Natalie Cole, Jewel, Dr. John and Ry Cooder is staged at Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, New York City, USA. The show is filmed and will be released as a tv special and a soundtrack album.
Maui Dalvanius Prime dies of cancer in Hawera, New Zealand, Oceania. A musical institution in New Zealand, he played a large part in the revitalisation of Maori music in the late 20th Century.
BMG Rights Management buys Chrysalis, one of Britain's biggest independent music publishers, for £107.4m.
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