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The stage musical Man Of La Mancha
is playing at the ANTA Washington Square Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of almost two and a half years.
The musical Fiddler On The Roof
, starring Zero Mostel, is performed at The Majestic Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA. It will run continuously (but at three different theatres) until 1972 notching up 3,242 performances.
, starring Leslie Uggams, is presented at The Martin Beck Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 293 performances.
The rock musical Your Own Thing
is presented at The Orpheum Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of 937 performances.
The musical comedy The Happy Time
is presented at The Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 286 performances. The show features music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb.
Pop duo Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme are starring in the musical Golden Rainbow
, at The Shubert Theater in New York City, USA.
The stage musical Cabaret
is presented at The Palace Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a run of 336 performances.
is playing at the Biltmore Theatre on Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 1750 performances.
The controversial hippy musical,
is playing during a two-week season at Mr. D's, San Francisco, California, USA.
Sonny And Cher
are playing during a week of shows at The Greek Theatre, Los Angeles, California, USA, supported by The Checkmates.
is playing during three weeks at Harrah's, Reno, Nevada, USA.
Ben E. King
plays at Middlesborough Pop Festival, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, UK, Europe.
Mothers Of Invention
, Country Joe
And the Fish, Canned Heat
, The Moving Sidewalks (later to become Z.Z.Top), The Matchbox and Neal Ford And The Fanatics play in the first annual KNUZ Pop Festival at The Catacombs, Houston, Texas, USA.
The three-day long Sky River Rock Festival And Lighter Than Air Fair
opens in fields near Sultan, Washington, USA. Tickets cost $6.00 for all three days, and the event is a fund-raiser for "American Indians and Black People". Acts playing over the next three days include Santana
, Big Mama Thornton
, Muddy Waters
, James Cotton
, Country Joe And The Fish
, H.P. Lovecraft, Rambin' Jack Elliott, Allmen Joy, Buffy St. Marie, Flamin' Groovies
, Richard Pryor, Dino Valenti, Byron Pope, It's a Beautiful Day
, Peanut Butter Conspiracy
, Alice Stuart Thomas, The Youngbloods
, New Lost City Ramblers, Sons Of Champlin, Kaleidoscope and local groups such as Juggernaut and Easy Chair. On the last day, The Grateful Dead
The first Isle Of Wight pop festival, billed as The Great South Coast Bankholiday Pop Festivity, starring Jefferson Airplane
, takes place at Ford Farm, near Godshill, Isle Of Wight, UK. Also on the bill are The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown
, The Move
, Tyrannosaurus Rex
, Fairport Convention
, Pretty Things
, Plastic Penny
, Orange Bicycle, The Mirage, Blonde On Blonde and Aynsley Dunbar Retaliation. The event is deejayed by John Peel
play at The Convention Hall, Asbury Park, New Jersey, USA.
play at Kastival 68, Kasterlee, Belgium, Europe.
play the third of five nights at the Whisky-A-Go-Go
, Los Angeles, California, USA, supported by Black Pearl.
play the second of three nights at The Cheetah Club, Venice, California, USA.
Duster Bennett plays at Mothers
, Erdington, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
play at The Black Sheep Club, London, England, UK, Europe.
play at The Maryland, Glasgow, Scotland, UK, Europe.
UK rock weekly the NME [New Musical Express
] reports that songwriter-singer Pete Dello has left The Honeybus
, and is being replaced by Jim Kelly.
British pop weekly New Musical Express (NME) reports that Fleetwood Mac
has now become a three-guitar band with the addition of Danny Kirwan
to the two existing guitarists Peter Green
and Jeremy Spencer.
play at Dreamland, Margate, England, UK, Europe.
Canadian songwriter, poet and author, Leonard Cohen
enters the UK albums chart with his debut LP, Songs Of Leonard Cohen
, which will spend 71 weeks on the chart and peak at No13. The album does not chart in the USA.
Chicago Slim plays at The Kinetic Playground
[aka The Electric Theater], 4812 North Clark Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, USA, supported by Nova Express.
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.