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is performed at The Adephi Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a run lasting over five years.
The musical Fiddler On The Roof
, starring Zero Mostel, is performed at The Majestic Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA. It will run continuously (but at three different theatres) until 1972 notching up 3,242 performances.
The rock musical Your Own Thing
is presented at The Orpheum Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of 937 performances.
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.
Pop duo Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme are starring in the musical Golden Rainbow
, at The Shubert Theater in New York City, USA.
is playing during a three-week stint at The Flamingo Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Eddie Floyd, Pigmeat Markham, J.J. Barnes, Pat Lewis, The Holidays, Ruby Andrews and Barbara Mercer play in the Memphis Sounds Show during a lengthy booking at The Riviera Theater, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
is playing during a week of cabaret at The Fiesta, Stockton, England, UK, Europe.
Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick And Tich play during a week in cabaret at Tito's, Cardiff, Wales, UK, Europe.
is playing during a five-night engagement at The Taft Hotel, New York City, USA.
The Paupers play during thirteen nights at The Electric Circus, New York City, USA.
makes public his decision to leave Buffalo Springfield
after the group has completed its touring commitments.
Clara Ward And The Ward Singers play the first of two nights of benefit shows for The Shrine Crippled Children's Hospital, at The Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA.
A feature in the influential Life magazine hails Jimi Hendrix
as the "most spectacular guitarist in the world".
play at The Stage Club, Oxford, England, UK, Europe.
Ten Years After
play at The Bluesville 68 Club, Manor House, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Magnificent Men play at Washington And Jefferson Univesity, Washington, Pennsylvania, USA.
play at Park Hall, Hereford, England, UK, Europe.
Crazy World Of Arthur Brown
and The Attack play at City College, London, England, UK, Europe.
Traffic play the first of two nights at Winterland, San Francisco, California, USA.
and Bobbie Gentry play at The Auditorium Theatre Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Peddlers release a new single, an adaptation of Handel's Largo, in the UK. The disc features lyrics by deejay Pete Murray and is entitled Handle With Care.
The Gods play at The Ritz, Bournemouth, England, UK, Europe.
in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, switches to a progressive rock format. The first song played to initiate the change is I Feel Free
. The station is based in the dressing room at The Boston Tea Party
– a local rock venue.
Music radio station
The Rolling Stones
begin seventeen days of recording at Olympic Sound Studios, London, England, UK, Europe.
play at The Whisky A'Go Go, Newcastle, England, UK, Europe.
play the first of three nights at The Avalon Ballroom
, San Francisco, California, USA.
Blood, Sweat And Tears, John Handy and
plays at The Old Tiger's Head, London, England, UK, Europe.
On their second tour of North America, The Cream
play the first of two nights at The Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA. Buffalo Springfield
are on the same bill.
Family, New Nadir and Green Ginger play at The Middle Earth
, London, England, UK, Europe.
is playing during ten nights of shows at The Eden Roc, Miami Beach, Florida, USA.
and The Symbols appear on the BBC-tv show All Systems Freeman in the UK. The show is hosted by deejay Alan Freeman
The Diocese of Rome announces that it "deplores the concept," of rock and roll masses but does not prohibit such services at The Church of San Lessio Falconieri in Italy, Europe.
play at The Municipal Auditorium, San Antonio, Texas, USA.
release a new single, Rumours, in the UK on Parlophone
Records. The group includes Nick Lowe and Brinsley Schwarz, both of whom will go on to wider acclaim.
is playing at the Biltmore Theatre on Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 1750 performances.
The controversial hippy musical,
The rock musical Hair
(which includes a scene with a fully nude cast) is presented during a run of 1,997 performances at the Shaftesbury Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe. The cast includes Marsha Hunt, Paul Nicholas, Sonja Kristina and Jimmy Winston.