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The 'musical dream play' Bluebell In Fairyland
is presented at The Vaudeville Theatre, London, England, UK, during a run of 300 performances.
A Chinese Honeymoon
, billed as 'The English Musical Sensation' is playing at The Casino Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 364 performances.
is born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. She will find fame as a singer, best-known for her performances on the popular television program Your Hit Parade
The musical Woof, Woof
is presented at The Royale Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 46 performances.
Singing cowboys Tex Fletcher
and Gabe Drake
plus pianist Art Kuter play at The Orchid Restaurant, New York City, USA.
Danielle Ebguy is born in Marrakech, Morocco, Africa. She will enjoy international acclaim as singer, composer and author Sapho
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.
The Harry James
Orchestra is playing during four weeks at Cocoanut Grove, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, 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.
The Kingston Trio
are playing during a lengthy engagement at The Royal Hawaiian Hotel, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.
plays at The Harlem Square Club, Miami, Florida, USA.
sign a written agreement with Transglobal Music Co., Inc. which grants Vee-Jay the exclusive right to manufacture and sell phonograph records made from two of The Beatles
' master tapes, Please Please Me and Ask Me Why.
Nathan Moore of UK hit-making band Brother Beyond is born in Stamford Hill, London, England, UK.
Ahmad Jamal is playing during a one-month engagement at The Top Of The Gate, New York City, USA.
is playing during a week of shows at The Roostertail Supper Club in Detroit, Michigan, USA, supported by The Lazy Eggs and The Utopias.
On a tour to promote their second Smash Records LP, Love Lost And Found, Jay And The Techniques
play in Seattle, Washington, USA.
The Savoy Brown Blues Band plays at The Thames Hotel, Windsor, near London, England, UK, Europe.
The musical Fiddler On The Roof
, starring Zero Mostel, is performed at The Broadway
, New York City, USA. It will run continuously (but at three different theatres) until 1972 notching up 3,242 performances.
begin seven days of recording in Reflections Sound Studio, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA.
When British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher appears on BBC tv childrens' show Saturday Superstore
, she reveals that she likes the video for Beautiful Imbalance
by Thrashing Doves
because it includes "an adorable piglet". At this time, the group is in the ascendant but, after the Thatcher comment, they rise no further. This will give rise to the phrase The Curse Of The Thrashing Doves
, which suggests that any musical artist endorsed by a top politician will be doomed to failure.
Revered San Francisco-based jazz and blues critic Phil Elwood
dies aged 79 from heart failure.
In a post on her MySpace.com blog, Courtney Love
announces that she intends to follow Radiohead
's lead by letting her fans decide how much to pay for her forthcoming album.
plays at The Saenger Theater, Pensacola, Florida, USA.
plays a solo gig at Belushi's, Covent Garden, London, UK.
and her ex-boyfriend John Mayer
are seen out together at Chateau Marmont in Los Angeles, California, USA. They are joined by Girls actress Allison Williams and her fiance Ricky Van Veen.
play a sold out show at Volkswagen Halle, Braunschweig, Germany, Europe.