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The Steven Sondheim musical Gypsy, starring Ethel Merman, is performed on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 702 performances.
The musical Irma La Douce is running at The Plymouth Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA. It runs at The Plymouth for more than a year before transferring to The Alvin Theatre.
Shirley Bassey is playing during a summer season at The Opera House, Blackpool, England, UK, Europe.
Eddie Condon's All Stars are playing during a two-month engagement at Condon's, East 56th Street, New York City, USA.
UK pop hitmaker Anthony Newley is playing in a one-man show, Stop The World I Want To Get Off, at Queen's Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, which runs for 485 performances.
Lonnie Donegan, Miki And Griff, Suzie Miller, The Dallas Boys, Gil And Freddie Levedo, The Tiller Girls and Norman Vaughan are appearing in Putting On The Donegan at The Winter Gardens Pavilion, Blackpool, England, UK, Europe.
Actor and singer John Raitt is playing during a two-week engagement at The Princess Theatre, Melbourne, Australia, Oceania.
Roy Hamilton, Dizzy Gillespie, Big Maybelle, Etta Jones, The Isley Brothers, Tiny Topsy, King Coileman, Bobby Marchan and The Edsels play live at The Regal Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Jerry Harrison Trio is playing in the Park Row Steak And Rib Room, Conrad Hilton Hotel, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Bill Doggett plays during a ten-day engagement at at The Flame Show Bar, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
Liberace is playing at Three Rivers Inn, The Clay, New York State, USA.
Maxine Brown is playing during a week of shows at The Hurricane Room, Wildwood, New Jersey, USA.
Manny Garcia and Vitin Santiago play in the Calypso And Limbo Revue at The Boom Boom Room, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Roy Rogers Show is appearing at The State Fair, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.
The Eddie 'Lockjaw' Davis and Johnny Griffin Quintet record tracks for their Jazzland Records album Blues Up And Down, in Plaza Sound Studios, Radio City Music Hall, New York City, USA.
The Kingston Trio record Take Her Out Of Pity and Coming From The Mountains for Capitol Records in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Popular singer Sandy Stewart is playing during a residency at The Palmer House, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Roland Kirk Quartet records We Free Kings, Spring Will Be A Little Late This Year and other tracks for Mercury Records in Nola Penthouse Studio, New York City, USA.
Bobby Sykes plays a live concert at Clinton Sherman Air Force Base, Oklahoma, USA.
The Original Cast Recording of the Broadway musical Carnival! reaches No1 on the Billboard album chart in the USA.
The Blackwood Brothers Quartet plays a live show in Vincennes, Indiana, USA.
For a gig at St John's Hall, Tuebrook, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe, Johnny Gustafson of The Big Three plays bass with The Beatles, allowing Paul McCartney to roam among the audience, singing through a hand-held microphone.
Elvis Presley continues filming studio-based scenes for his latest movie, Follow That Dream, in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Dinah Washington, backed by Quincy Jones and his Orchestra, records Trouble In The Lowlands, Invitation and Please Send Me Someone To Love for Mercury Records in New York City, USA.
The musical 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 stage musical How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying, starring Rudy Vallee, is playing at the 46th Street Theater on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 1,417 performances.