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The Girl With The Auburn Hair (Irene Franklin
), The Fraser Troupe, Fred Niblo, Joseph Adelman, The Onllaw Trio and Burton's Acrobatic Comedy Dogs (including the highest-leaping greyhouds on earth), are playing at The Orpheum Theatre, San Francisco, California, USA.
The musical comedy Naughty Nancy is playing at The Savoy Theatre, London, England, UK, during a run of 77 performances.
Learning that jazz pianist Mary Lou Williams
is in dire financial straits (because of her affair with and financial dependence on trumpeter Harold Baker
), her former manager Joe Glaser writes to her and offers her gigs in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
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 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.
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.
Reports in the UK press claim that rocker Marty Wilde
has fallen out with his and Billy Fury
's manager Larry Parnes
, because Wilde is jealous of the attention Fury is receiving from record labels.
The Noel Coward
-composed musical Sail Away
is presented at The Broadhurst Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 167 performances.
The Vandergrift Brothers are playing during a four week long engagement in Rockland, Maine, USA.
A production of My Fair Lady is playing at The Shubert Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA, starring Ronald D rake and Caroline Dixon.
Pee Wee King and Redd Stewart are playing at the recently-opened Loon Club in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
The Sapphires Package Group with Steve Weston, Mike Shane and Paul Rivers play at The Civic Hall, Exter, UK.
Love Came To Me
entering at No72, is the highest new entry in the Cash Box
magazine chart of the best-selling singles in the USA.
continues with filming of studio scenes for his eighteenth film, Tickle Me
, at Allied Artists studios, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The rock musical Your Own Thing
is presented at The Orpheum Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of 937 performances.
Tickets go on sale for the upcoming Led Zeppelin
tour of the UK, with prices pegged at £1.
records Give The Girl A Kiss at The Record Plant, New York City, USA.
, suffering from terminal cancer, is undergoing treatment at the Issels Clinic in the Bavarian Alps, Germany, Europe.
play at The Main Hall, Barking Project, Northeast London Polytechnic, Longbridge Road, Dagenham, England, UK, Europe.
Jazz bandleader Harlan Leonard
dies aged 78 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He was best-known as leader of his band The Rockets.
plays at The Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
Chaka Khan reaches No1 on the UK singles chart with I Feel For You.
The albums Loverboy and Keep It Up, both by Loverboy, are certified as platinum discs by the R.I.A.A in the USA.
play at Hallenbeck Hall, St Cloud, Minnesota, USA.
On the North American leg of her World Tour 2012, Madonna
plays at The Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
Aloe Blacc releases Together as a download exclusively for the (Coca-Cola) RED anti-AIDS campaign.
play at Lanxess Arena, Koln, Germany, Europe.