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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.
, billed as a "Southern Coon Shouter" is among the entertainments on offer at Chase's Polite Vaudeville Playhouse, Washington DC, USA. Also on the bill is the "eccentric singing and dancing speciality" act, Frank Hayes And Anna Suits.
A Chinese Honeymoon
, billed as 'The English Musical Sensation' is playing at The Casino Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 364 performances.
A 3,500 capacity venue, The Regal Theater
opens at 47th and Grand Boulevard (renamed South Parkway later that year) in Chicago, Illinois, USA. Costing $1.5m to build, it was one of 34 theaters owned by Balaban and Katz. The world's finest black entertainers - including Nat King Cole
, Cab Calloway
, Louis Armstrong
, Ella Fitzgerald
, Sarah Vaughan
, Lena Horne, Dinah Washington
, B.B. King
, The Supremes
, James Brown
, Miles Davis
, Sammy Davis Jr
., Lionel Hampton
, Dizzy Gillespie
and Duke Ellington
would perform here through the years.
And His Virginia Rounders record Atlanta Blues in New York City, USA.
dies aged 46 at his home in New York City, USA. He had found success as a tenor vocalist, making hundreds of recordings for companies including the three major labels, Victor, Columbia and Brunswick. His first recording, If the Rest of the World Don't Want You, was for Victor in 1923. Baur recorded for Victor as a featured soloist, as a member of the Shannon Quartet (known as The Revelers after 1925); as one of the vocalists for Nat Shilkret And The Victor Orchestra; with Roger Wolfe Kahn and His Orchestra; and on occasion, as the vocalist for Paul Whiteman
Pee Wee King
is playing during a week of shows at The Orpheum, Omaha, Nebraska, USA.
The song Just One More Kiss is registered for copyright in the USA by its composer Carl John Landin. The song's title will later be changed to My Marie.
is playing during a week of shows at Blinstrub's Club, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
plays at The Copacabana, New York City, USA.
The Albert Ayler
Quartet records Ol' Man River
, Goin' Home and other tracks in Atlantic Recording Studios, New York City, USA.
, a group including guitarist David Gilmour, later to join Pink Floyd
, plays at The Dorothy Ballroom, Cambridge, England, UK.
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.
play the second day of a seven day residency at Change Is, Newcastle, England, UK.
enters the UK pop singles chart with That's When The Music Takes Me, which will peak at No18 during a ten-week run on the chart. The musicians on the track will later find success as 10cc
Weather Report play the first of two nights at My Father's Place, Roslyn, New York State, USA.
On their Pump tour, Aerosmith
play at Tingley Coliseum, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA.
At a Roy Orbison
Tribute Concert, Bob Dylan
joins three of the former members of The Byrds
(Roger McGuinn, David Crosby
and Chris Hillman) to perform on stage in Universal Amphitheater, Los Angeles, California, USA.
plays the first of two nights at L'Olympia, Paris, France, Europe, while touring in support of her tenth studio album, Let England Shake
plays at The Old Town School Of Folk Music, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Shazad Iqbal From Bradford, UK, launches an online petition to have Katy Perry
's latest video, Dark Horse, removed from YouTube on the grounds that it includes blasphemy against Allah.
On her Mrs. Carter Show World Tour 2014, Beyonce
plays the second of two nights at The LG Arena, Birmingham, UK.
is among the guests attending the All Def Movie Awards at Lure Nightclub, Los Angeles, California, USA.
plays at The Ruby Lounge, Manchester, England, UK, Europe.