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Musical comedy The Toreador
is presented at The Gaiety Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a run of 675 performances.
Pollard's Australian Juvenile Opera Company performs the musical show A Gaiety Girl
at The Tivoli Theatre, San Francisco, California, USA.
The musical play A Country Girl
, or Town and Country, with music by Lionel Monckton and additional songs by Paul Rubens, is performed at Daly's Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a run of 729 performances.
An "Elaborate Scenic Production of the Romantic Drama" Coon Hollow
is presented at The Central Theatre, San Francisco, California, USA. The show is billed as featuring, "Exciting scenes, cake-walks, Plantation Scenes, Southern Melodies, Buck And Wing Dancing etc".
Sam Devere's Own Company is playing during a week of shows at The Empire Theatre, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. Devere is a popular blackface singer, banjo player and songwriter.
Fiddle Dee Dee, described as "Weber And Fields' Musical Masterpiece" is presented at The Bijou Theatre, Richmond, Virginia, USA, and features a "grand chorus of sixty voices".
The musical revue Hip-Hip-Hooray is playing at The Hippodrome Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 425 performances.
The musical comedy A Country Girl, with music by Lionel Monckton
and lyrics by Adrian Ross, is presented at The Hippodrome, Colchester, UK.
And His Orchestra are playing for the Ice Show - Calendar Capers - at The Boulevard Room of The Conrad Hilton Hotel, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Eddy Howard And His Orchestra are playing at The Aragon Ballroom
, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Native American country guitarist Tawnee Hall dies, aged 25, following an illness, in Eastman, Georgia, USA. Hall is best known for his collaborations with Lefty Frizell.
The Willie Brothers release a new single, Flyin' Saucer Baby on RCA Victor Records
in the USA.
begins a European tour at the Theatre du Cirque Royal, Brussels, Belgium.
has four singles in the Billboard
Hot 100 in the USA - Georgia On My Mind
is at No5, Ruby is at 61, Hard-Hearted Hannah is at 65 and Come Rain Or Come Shine completes the quartet at No95.
The Apollo Theater
, New York City, USA, featuring Ben E. King
, The Drifters
, The Coasters
, Doris Troy
, Rufus Thomas
, Otis Redding
, The Falcons
and King Curtis
The Atlantic Cara van Of Stars is playing during a week of shows at
When US president John F. Kennedy visits San Antonio, Texas, USA, eight-year-old Steve Earle
is taken out of school to watch the motorcade pass by. The following day, Kennedy is killed in Dallas, Texas.
Country music fiddler Cecil Brower
dies, aged 50, during a party at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City, USA, of a perforated ulcer. One of the pioneers of western swing, Brower established the fiddle's role in the genre during his tenure with Milton Brown's Musical Brownies. Earlier in the evening Brower had performed in a Jimmy Dean
show at the prestigious Carnegie Hall
play at Carmichael Auditorium, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA, supported by The Lovin' Spoonful
, starring Leslie Uggams, is presented at The Martin Beck Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 293 performances.
The stage musical Cabaret
is presented at The Palace Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a run of 336 performances.
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.
records My Ding-A-Ling and other tracks at Ter-Mar Recording Studio, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
play at Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, USA.
UK tv series 45, recorded at Quay Street, Manchester, features Geordie, Hot Chocolate
, John Christie, and Splinter. The show is hosted by Radio Luxembourg DJ Kid Jensen.
A naked 16-year-old girl, found in the Los Angeles, California, USA, home of Eagles member Don Henley, has to be treated for drug intoxication. Henley is arrested and charged with possession of marijuana, cocaine and quaaludes, plus contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
The musical stage play Beatlemania
is presented during a three-week run at the Beverly Theater, Los Angeles, California, USA. The play is built around the music of The Beatles
play the second of two nights at The Gaumont, Southampton, England, UK, Europe.
The Rain Parade
play at The Tunnel Club, Greenwich, London, England, UK, Europe.
Popular 1960s vocalist Yana
dies aged 57, of cancer of the esophagus, in the Middlesex Hospital, London, England, UK.
is sued by her next door neighbour, Donald Robinson in Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA, because her hedge blocks his view.
plays at The Uptown Theatre, Napa, California, USA.
The music biopic Get On Up
, based on the life of James Brown
, opens at cinemas in the UK and Ireland.
is taken from his trainer, Harley Pasternak's, home to UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA, for ( according to www.tmz.com
) psychiatric evaluation. During his trip to hospital, West is handcuffed to a gurney. He was reportedly "acting erratically" following a week of cancelled shows and onstage outbursts. Dr Michael Farzam at UCLA places West on a 5150 hold, which allows a physician to forcibly admit a person with a mental disorder to the hospital, because he attacked a staff member at the residence/gym.