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The musical play A Country Girl
, or Town and Country, with music by Lionel Monckton and additional songs by Paul Rubens, is performed at Daly's Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a run of 729 performances.
Popular vocalist Evelyn Ormsby is appearing in the "modern vaudeville" show at The Orpheum, Los Angeles, California, USA. Also on the bill are The Three Nevarros, Genaro And Bailey, The Great Rapoli, Sparrow, George H. Wood and Carver And Pollard.
plays the first of two nights at Shepherd Field, Wichita Falls, Texas, USA.
The revue An Evening With Beatrice Lillie
is presented at The Booth Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 276 performances. As well as its actress-singer star, the show features piano duettists Eddie And Rack.
Eddy Howard And His Orchestra are playing at The Aragon Ballroom
, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The musical comedy Wonderful Town
, starring Rosalind Russell, is playing at The Winter Garden Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 559 performances.
Milk And Honey
, with music and lyrics by Jerry Herman
, is playing at The Martin Beck Theater on Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 543 performances.
Monique Van Vooren
is playing at Cafe Bonaparte, in the Sharaton Blackstone Hotel, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Bob Scobey And His Frisco Band plus Art Hodes are playing at Bourbon Street, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Chiquieta, the celebrated girl drummer, plays the last of three nights at Hines Farm Blues Club, Swanton, Ohio, USA.
UK pirate radio station Radio London
begins test transmissions from MV Galaxy, anchored off the coast of Essex.
by The Supremes
reaches No1 in the UK singles chart, making them
the first black group in four years to hold the top spot.
The musical Zizi
opens at The Broadway
, New York City, USA, where it will run for 49 performances.
Hedgehoppers Anonymous play in The Manor Lounge, Stockport, England, UK, Europe.
The film The Jazz Singer
, starring Neil Diamond
as a young Jewish cantor with a secret life as a jazz singer, goes on general release to cinemas in Italy. The film is a re-make of an Al Jolson
movie, originally released in 1927.
On their Hide Your Sheep Tour [aka the K.A.T.N. (Kicking Ass and Taking Names tour) Tour], Van Halen
play the second of two nights at Reunion Arena, Dallas, Texas, USA, supported by Joe Whiting And The Bandit Band.
's Sing Blue Silver tour plays the first of two nights at The Festival Hall, Brisbane, Australia, Oceania
begins several days of recording material for the album Knocked Out, Loaded, with Dave Stewart
at Church Studios in Crouch End, London, England, UK, Europe.
play at The Powerhouse, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
The Groove Farm play in the Alamein Suite at the The City Hall
, supported by The Mayfields and The Phenobarbitones.
Donovan is awarded an honorary Doctor of Letters degree for his contributions to music and poetry by the University of Hertfordshire, in a ceremony at St. Albans Cathedral, St Albans, England, UK.
plays the last of three nights in The United Palace Theatre, New York City, USA.
On the European leg of his Symphonica - The Orchestral Tour, George Michael
plays at the Festhalle, Frankfurt, Germany.
[aka Hola a Todo el Mundo] release a new single, They
Won't Let Me Grow, on Mushroom Pillow Records in the UK.
play at The SSE Hydro Arena in Glasgow, Scotland, UK, a photograph of a banner proclaiming "London is full of c***s" is projected on the screen behind the group during the song Clouds. The band later claims that the banner was "a production fault". At the same gig, a gang of thieves steal £10,000 worth of mobile phones
belonging to fans of the band.
The Brian Setzer Orchestra plays at Hackensack Meridian Health Theatre At The Count Basie
Center For The Arts, Red Bank, New Jersey, USA.