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The stage musical Man Of La Mancha is playing at the ANTA Washington Square Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of almost two and a half 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 musical Hallelujah Baby!, starring Leslie Uggams, is presented at The Martin Beck Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 293 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 Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 286 performances. The show features music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb.
The musical Jacques Brel Is Alive And Well And Living In Paris, is performed at The Village Gate, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA, during a run of 1,847 performances.
Pop duo Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme are starring in the musical Golden Rainbow, at The Shubert Theater in New York City, USA.
The stage musical Cabaret is presented at The Palace Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a run of 336 performances.
The controversial hippy musical, Hair is playing at the Biltmore Theatre on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 1750 performances.
Roy Orbison is playing during a three-week season at The Club Embassy, Toronto, Canada.
Seatrain and Albert Ayler are playing during thirteen days at The Cafe Au Go Go, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA.
Fats Domino is playing during a series of dates at The Flamingo, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Matt Monro is playing at The Century Plaza, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Louis Prima is playing at The Sands Lounge, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, with Sam Butera And The Witnesses.
Ten Years After are playing during ten nights at The Golden Bear, Huntington Beach, California, USA.
The 5th Dimension are playing during ten nights at Basin Street West, San Francisco, California, USA.
Thelma Carpenter is playing at The Apartment, New York City, USA.
Iron Butterfly are playing during four nights at The Sanctuary, Lake Tahoe, Nevada, USA.
Roy Orbison arrives in London, England, UK, Europe, for tv and radio appearances as well as live gigs.
Reparata And The Delrons plays at The Orchid Ballroom, Purley, England, UK, Europe.
Sergio Mendes plays at The Municipal Auditorium, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
Pioneering British jazz-rock band Jon Hiseman's Colosseum record a live session for BBC Radio One show Symonds On Sunday at BBC Studio 1, 201 Piccadilly, London England, UK, Europe.
The Foundations play in Tel Aviv, Isael, Asia.
The Moody Blues, including Swindon, Wiltshire-born singer and songwriter Justin Hayward, begin a week of live sessions for David Symonds BBC Radio One show.
Jimi Hendrix and drummer Mitch Mitchell fly in for the opening of Sgt. Pepper's Club, in Majorca, Spain, Europe.
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Pink Floyd play the first of three nights at The Scene club, New York City, USA.
The Jimi Hendrix Experience relax on the beach at Lauro Verde, Majorca, Spain, Europe.
Free record a live session BBC radio show Top Gear, in Studio 1, Piccadilly, London, England, UK, Europe.
A new weekday tv series, It's Happening, has its first broadcast in the USA. The show is hosted by Paul Revere and Mark Lindsay of Paul Revere And The Raiders. The show is a spin-off from Happening '68, produced by Dick Clark Productions.
The Beatles begin further work on the songs Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da and Revolution, in EMI's Abbey Road Studios, London, England, UK, Europe.
Traffic record a live session for BBC radio show Saturday Club at The Paris Cinema, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Beatles company Apple Corps moves to 3 Savile Row, London, England, UK, Europe, which had been purchased a month earlier for £500,000.
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The Who play at the Memorial Centre, Kingston, Canada, supported by The Fifth Column – whose amps they borrow.
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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.