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The Irving Berlin musical and political satire Call Me Madam is playing at The Coliseum, London, England, UK, during a run of 485 performances. Main cast members are Billie Worth (Sally Adams), Anton Walbrook (Cosmo), Jeff Warren (Ken Gibson) and Shani Wallis (Princess Maria). Songs include The Hostess with the Mostes', It's a Lovely Day Today, The Ocarina, They Like Ike and You're Just in Love.
The musical revue New Faces Of 1952, is presented at The Royale Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 365 performances. The revue is perhaps best remembered because it features Eartha Kitt making her Broadway debut with the spectacular song, Monotonous, based on real events in her life.
The musical comedy Wish You Were Here, is presented at The Imperial Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 598 performances.
Bandleader Benny Strong is playing during three months at The Mark Hopkins Hotel, San Francisco, California, USA.
The popular musical Guys And Dolls is playing at The Shubert Theater, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Hal McIntyre And His Orchestra play during four weeks at The Roosevelt, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
The Heidelberg Singers with Smiling Fritz are playing at Math Igler's Casino, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Benny Goodman And His All-Star Sextet play at The Blue Note, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The "Fabulous all-girl revue" Paris In Chicago is playing at Silver Frolics, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Musical melodrama The Drunkard is playing at The Musical Theater, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra are playing during two weeks at Lakeside Park, Denver, Colorado, USA.
The Billy May Orchestra is playing during three weeks at The Thunderbird, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Xavier Cugat is playing during an 11-day engagement at California State Fair, Sacramento, California, USA.
Lowell Fulson and Big Joe Turner play in Augusta, Georgia, USA, at the start of a thirteen-day tour of Georgia and Florida.
Country music singing duo The Soflin Sisters begin performing in a new Monday to Saturday daily radio show entitled The Dinner Belles on KMA Radio in Shenandoah, Iowa, USA.
Martha Raye is playing at The Latin Quarter, New York City, USA, during a four week run.
Billy Eckstein and Buddy Rich play the fourth night of a week at The Apollo, Harlem, New York City, USA.
Atlantic Records buys Ray Charles' contract from Swingtime Records in the USA.
Billy Eckstine and Buddy Rich play the fourth night of a week at The Apollo, Harlem, New York City, USA.
The Orioles and The Joe Morris Orchestra play at the Labor Day Dance in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. For many years, The Joe Morris Orchestra acted as the house band at Atlantic Records.
Al Martino and Les Paul And Mary Ford play the last of four nights at Michigan State Fair, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
The musical Love From Judy is playing at The Saville Theatre, London, England, UK, during a run of 594 performances. The cast includes Jean Carson (Judy), Linda Gray (Grace), Bill O'Connor (Jervis) and Adelaide Hall (Butterfly) and songs including I Never Dream When I'm Asleep, Dear Daddy Long-Legs, Here We Are and A Touch of Voodoo.