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A licence is granted to Mr. Barnett Levey to begin staging plays in the saloon of the Hotel Royal, Sydney, Australia, from 26 December,1832, until the end of May 1833. This is generally regarded as the beginning of the legitimate theatre in Australia.
Multi-instrumentalist and bandleader William Henry Somers is born in Dublin, Ireland, Europe. He will find success as Debroy Somers
, founder and leader of The Savoy Hotel Orpheans.
The American Society of Authors, Composers and Performers [ASCAP] is officially begun at a meeting in the Hotel Claridge, Manhattan, New York City. The purpose of the organisation is to ensure that composers and publishers should be properly paid for their work.
Popular local singing duo Bing Crosby
and Al Rinker leave Spokane, Washington, USA, in a Model-T Ford, hoping to find greater success in the outside world.
And His Orchestra play in the Panther Room at The Hotel Sherman, Chicago, Illinois, USA. The show is broadcast live on radio.
Because of audience demand, popular hillbilly-country music radio show The WSB Barn Dance
moves from the main studios on the top floor of the Biltmore Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, to the Atlanta Women's Club at the corner of Peachtree and 14th Avenue.
And His Band are playing at The Congress Hotel, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Woody Herman
Orchestra opens at The Hotel Statler, New York City, USA.
And His Orchestra are playing at The Boulevard Room of The Conrad Hilton Hotel, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Frankie Masters Orchestra is playing for the Ice Show - Calendar Capers - in the Boulevard Room of The Conrad Hilton Hotel, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
And His Orchestra play in the Main Ballroom, Bradford Hotel, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
records This Orchid Means Goodbye, Do I Liked It? Trademark and Just You Wait 'Til I Get You Alone in Castle Studio At The Tulane Hotel, 206 8th Avenue North, Nashville, Tennessee
Betty Jane Watson
and Jerry Austen open at The Terrace Room, Hotel Statler, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
Robert Q. Lewis
is playing at The Aladdin Room, Algiers Hotel, Miami Beach, Florida, USA.
Ten thousand teenage rock'n'roll fans bring traffic to a standstill in Johannesburg, South Africa, as they besiege The Carlton Hotel, Eloss Street, in which visiting British pop idol Cliff Richard
plays the twenty-seventh night in a four week season at The Sahara Hotel
, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, as support to comedian George Burns.
is playing at The Persian Room in The Plaza Hotel, New York City, USA.
Joann Val and Jimmy Blade And His Orchestra are playing at The Camellia House, in The Drake
Hotel, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
And The Hurricanes (including drummer Ringo Starr
) play at Club Django, Queen's Hotel, Southport, Lancashire, England, UK, Europe.
plays at The Concord Hotel, Lake Kiamesha, New York State, USA.
plays at The Flamingo Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
comes to the end of his four-week, fifty-seven show comeback engagement at the International Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
It is announced that The Doors
have become the first American rock group to achieve five consecutive gold albums in the USA, with their latest, Morrison Hotel
, having gone gold just three days after release.
The Mundanes play the first of two nights at Lupo's Heartbreak Hotel, Providence, Rhode Island, USA.
Popular country music singer Paul Davis and a female companion are leaving a hotel on Music Row, Nashville, Tennessee
, USA, when an unidentified man walks up, demands Davis' wallet, and shoots him in the abdomen.
Adam Horovitz of The Beastie Boys
is arrested at The Portobello Hotel in London, England, UK, Europe, for 'causing grievous bodily harm' to a fan at the previous night's show in Liverpool.
plays in the Last Groove At The Grove, Cocoanut Grove Night Club, Ambassador Hotel, Los Angeles, California, USA.
play the sixth night of a twelve-show residency at The Joint Inside Hard Rock Hotel And Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
release the official video for their song Girl Got A Gun - the second single from their album Kings Of Suburbia.
, Aimee Mann
plays at The Theatre at Ace Hotel, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Touring in support of her ninth album,