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Musical show The Toy Maker is presented at The Tivoli Opera House, San Francisco, California, USA.
The musical comedy The Maid Of The Mountains
, with music by Harold Fraser-Simpson and J.W. Tate, is playing at Daly's Theatre, London, England, UK, during a run of 1352 performances.
Popular singer Fran Warren
opens at Bill Miller's Riviera Club, New York City, USA.
And His Musical Gems are playing during a season at The Trianon Ballroom, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Bandleader Benny Strong
is playing during a three-week stay at Elitch Gardens, Denver, Colorado, USA.
Memphis-based gospel music group The Blackwood Brothers
fly to New York City, USA, where they
are due to perform their latest recording, Have You Talked to the Man Upstairs, on the nationally televised Arthur
Talent Scouts program.
It is reported that Roger Miller
recently spent several days in hospital following "another spill" from his motor scooter.
Popular violinist Florian ZaBach
plays at Connie Costa's Club, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
June Carter (aka June Carter Cash
) plays the first of two nights in Houston, Texas, USA.
dislocates her neck on stage at The Latin Casino
, Cherry Hill, New Jersey, USA, and is admitted to a nearby hospital for the next week.
Having run for a total of 232 performances on Broadway
, a musical comedy featuring Chita Rivera, Nancy Dussault and Herschel Bernardi, closes at The Lunt-Fontaine Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA.
Petula Clarke plays in La Reole, France, Europe.
The musical comedy The Happy Time
is presented at The Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 286 performances. The show features music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb.
The stage musical Cabaret
is presented at The Palace Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a run of 336 performances.
The musical variety revue New Faces Of 1968
is presented during a run of 52 performances at The Booth Theatre, New York City, USA, featuring performers including Madeline Kahn, Robert Klein, Suzanne Astor and Gloria Bleezarde.
My Name Is Jack
by Manfred Mann
enters the UK Pop Singles Chart, where it will peak at No8 during an eleven-week run. The song is set in 'The Greta Garbo Home For Wayward Boys And Girls', which was a real place, located in The Kirkland Hotel, San Francisco, California, USA.
play at Hurrah, New York City, USA.
Robin Miriam Carlsson is born in Stockholm, Sweden, Europe. She will find international success as the singer-songwriter Robyn
play in the Westfalenhalle, Dortmund, Germany, Europe. Guest musicians Al Anderson (electric guitar) and Tyrone Downie (keyboards), who play on this gig, were both members
of Bob Marley
And The Wailers, who played at Westfalenhalle one day later.
On their Malice In Wonderland tour, Nazareth
play at Knoxville Civic Coliseum, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA.
plays at Armadillo World Headquarters, Austin, Texas, USA.
On their Whack Attack
tour ZZ Top
play at San Diego County Fair, Del Mar, California, USA.
is in Ghana
, West Africa, on a five-day visit to learn about slavery and work with Free The Slaves
, an organisation dedicated to ending slavery in all parts of the world.
The House That Built Me by Miranda Lambert
reaches No1 on the Billboard
country singles chart in the USA for the first of four weeks.
play at The Joe Louis Arena, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
Stone Sour play at Estragon, Bologna, Italy, Europe.
Kimberly Perry of The Band Perry
marries Texas Rangers catcher J.P. Arencibia at the First Presbyterian Church in Greeneville, Tennessee, USA.
plays at Z7 Konzertfabrik, Pratteln, Switzerland, Europe.
Tak Matsumoto plays at Blue Note Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, Asia.
plays at Arena VFG, Guadalajara, Mexico, North America.