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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.
The Noel Coward-composed musical Sail Away is presented at The Broadhurst Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 167 performances.
While in New York City, USA, on a business trip, Matt Monro and his manager Don Black are staying at The Savoy Hilton Hotel.
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 Do-Re-Mi, starring Max Bygraves, with music by Jule Styne, is playing at the Prince Of Wales Theatre, London, England, Europe, during a run of 169 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.
Tommy Steele, Teddy Johnson And Pearl Carr, Jimmy James, The Raindrops, Joe Baker And Jack Douglas, Desmond Walter-Ellis, The KIms and Regine And Andre Berny play during a seven-week season at The Coventry Theatre, Coventry, England, UK, Europe.
Connie Francis is playing during a two week engagement at The Latin Casino, Merchantsville, New Jersey, USA.
The Platters are playing during a two-week engagement at The Social Ritz Club, Mexico City, Mexico, North America.
Andy Williams is playing during nine nights at The Holiday House, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
LaVern Baker, The Mar-Keys, The Halos, Little Caesar And The Romans, The Sims Twins, Johnnie And Joe, Wade Flemons, Rickey Allen and The Starlets are playing during a week-long engagement at The Regal Theater, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Jerry Butler, Maxine Brown, The Cleftones, Bobby Lewis, The Blue Notes and Doc Bagby's Combo play during a week of shows at The Apollo Theater, Harlem, New York City, USA.
Impresario Larry Parnes' package tour, Star Spangled Nights, plays at The Colston Hall, Bristol, England, UK, Europe. Featured artists include Billy Fury, Eden Kane, Joe Brown, Tommy Bruce, The Allisons, The Viscounts, The Karl Denver Trio, Peter Jay And The Jaywalkers, Terry Hale and newcomer Georgie Fame.
Ferlin Husky plays in Kansas City, Kansas, USA.
Emile Ford And The Checkmates and Patti Brook play at The Theatre Royal, Bury, England, UK, Europe.
George Morgan plays in Kansas City, Kansas, USA.
Ruth Brown plays at The Mosque, Richmond, Virginia, USA.
Ferlin Husky, Smiley Wilson, Norma Jean, George Morgan, Eamon Napier And The Plainsmen and Leon McAuliff And His Cimarron Boys play a live show in Kansas City, Missouri, USA.
British actor Oliver Reed makes his debut on vinyl by releasing a single version of the old country and western classic Tumbling Tumbleweeds, in the UK. Some years later, Reed will admit, "I couldn't sing a note."
When Chubby Checker appears on tv's Ed Sullivan Show in New York City, USA, performing The Twist it sparks a new interest in the dance.
John Lee Hooker plays the last of three nights at Hines Farm Blues Club, Swanton, Ohio, USA.
Charles Mingus plays the second of seven nights at Birdland, New York City, USA.
Adam Faith plays at The Victoria Palace, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Beatles play at the Casbah Club, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
The Swinging Blue Genes (later to become The Swinging Blue Jeans) play at The Cavern, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
Ray Charles plays the last of three nights at the Palais des Sports, Paris, France, Europe.
Emile Ford And The Checkmates and Patti Brook play at The Theatre Royal, Bury, England, UK, Europe.
Porter Wagoner plays the second of two nights in Casa Grande, Arizona, USA.
Johnny And Jack, Kitty Wells and Jimmy Newman play a concert in O'Neill, Nebraska, USA.
Emile Ford and Patti Brook play at The Theatre Royal, Bury, England, UK, Europe.
Kitty Wells, Johnnie And Jack, Marvin Rainwater, Jimmy Newman, Bill Phillips and The Tennessee Mountain Boys play a show in O'Neill, Nebraska, USA.
The original cast soundtrack album to the Broadway musical How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying, featuring Rudy Vallee, is recorded in Webster Hall, New York City, USA.