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The Irving Berlin musical and political satire Call Me Madam is playing at The Coliseum, London, England, UK, during a run of 485 performances. Main cast members are Billie Worth (Sally Adams), Anton Walbrook (Cosmo), Jeff Warren (Ken Gibson) and Shani Wallis (Princess Maria). Songs include The Hostess with the Mostes', It's a Lovely Day Today, The Ocarina, They Like Ike and You're Just in Love.
The musical comedy Wish You Were Here, is presented at The Imperial Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 598 performances.
The musical Love From Judy is playing at The Saville Theatre, London, England, UK, during a run of 594 performances. The cast includes Jean Carson (Judy), Linda Gray (Grace), Bill O'Connor (Jervis) and Adelaide Hall (Butterfly) and songs including I Never Dream When I'm Asleep, Dear Daddy Long-Legs, Here We Are and A Touch of Voodoo.
The revue An Evening With Beatrice Lillie is presented at The Booth Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 276 performances. As well as its actress-singer star, the show features piano duettists Eddie And Rack.
The musical Hazel Flagg, with music by Jule Styne and lyrics by Bob Hilliard, is playing at The Mark Hellinger Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of 190 performances.
The musical comedy Wonderful Town, starring Rosalind Russell, is playing at The Winter Garden Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 559 performances.
Eydie Gorme is playing at The Palm Gardens, Columbus, Ohio, USA.
Billy May And His Orchestra are playing at The Hotel Statler, New York City, USA.
June Christy is playing at The Yankee Inn, Akron, Ohio, USA.
Louis Jordan is playing at The Regal Theater, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Rosemary Clooney is playing at The Chicago Theater, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Ice Capades Of 1953 present their version of the Lerner and Loewe musical Brigadoon at Chicago Arena, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
How Much Is That Doggie In The Window? reaches No1 in the Sheet Music Sales Chart in the UK. The position is achieved by amalgamating sales of versions of the song by Patti Page and Lita Roza.
Big Bill Broonzy plays a live concert in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Europe.
Vera Lynn is starring in London Laughs at The Adelphi Theatre, London, UK, with Jimmy Edwards, Tony Hancock, The Jack Billings Trio, The Happy-Go-Lovelies, The Cavendish Singers, The Tiller Girls and others.
Big Bill Broonzy plays a live concert in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Europe.
April In Portugal by Les Baxter on Capitol Records enters the Billboard magazine singles chart where it will peak at No2 during a 22-week run on the chart.
The musical revue New Faces Of 1952, closes at The Royale Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, after a run of 365 performances. The revue is perhaps best remembered because it features Eartha Kitt making her Broadway debut with the spectacular song, Monotonous, based on real events in her life.