Musicals in History (Part 3)

Events in Music

Events 201 - 300 of 2,071

  • 1947-09-27 "Sweethearts" closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 288 performances
  • 1947-10-02 "Music in My Heart" opens at Adelphi Theater NYC for 124 performances
  • 1947-10-03 "Under the Counter" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 27 performances
  • 1947-10-09 Julie Styne & Sam Cohn's musical "High Button Shoes" premieres in NYC for 727 performances
  • 1947-10-10 Rodgers & Hammerstein's musical "Allegro" premieres at Majestic Theater NYC for 318 performances
  • 1947-10-25 "Under the Counter" closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 27 performances
  • 1947-11-01 "Medium & The Telephone" closes at Barrymore NYC after 211 performances
  • 1947-12-08 "Caribbean Carnival" opens at International Theater NYC for 11 performances
  • 1947-12-11 Bob Hilliard and Sigman's musical "Angel in the Wings" opens at Coronet Theater NYC for 308 performances
  • 1947-12-13 "Caribbean Carnival" closes at International NYC after 11 performances
  • 1947-12-26 "Cradle Will Ruck" opens at Mansfield Theater NYC for 34 performances
  • 1948-01-10 "Call Me Mister" closes at National Theater NYC after 734 performances
  • 1948-01-24 "Music in My Heart" closes at Adelphi Theater NYC after 124 performances
  • 1948-01-29 "Look Ma, I'm Dancin'" opens at Adelphi Theater NYC for 188 performances
  • 1948-02-07 "Cradle Will Rock" closes at Mansfield Theater NYC after 34 performances
  • 1948-03-20 1st live televised musical Eugene Ormandy on CBS followed in 90

Film tv awardsFilm Awards

1948-03-20 20th Academy Awards: "Gentleman's Agreement", Loretta Young, Ronald Colman win

  • 1948-04-30 "Inside USA" opens at Century Theater NYC for 339 performances
  • 1948-05-06 "Sally" opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC for 36 performances
  • 1948-05-18 "Ballet Ballads" opens at Music Box Theater NYC for 62 performances
  • 1948-06-03 The musical "Sleepy Hollow" opens at St James Theater NYC for 12 performances
  • 1948-06-08 "Sally" closes at Martin Beck Theater NYC after 36 performances
  • 1948-06-12 "Hold It!" closes at National Theater NYC after 46 performances
  • 1948-06-12 The musical "Sleepy Hollow" closes at St James Theater NYC after 12 performances
  • 1948-07-10 "Allegro" closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 318 performances
  • 1948-07-10 "Ballet Ballads" closes at Music Box Theater NYC after 62 performances
  • 1948-07-10 "Look Ma, I'm Dancin'" closes at Adelphi Theater NYC after 188 performances
  • 1948-07-18 "Marinka" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 168 performances
  • 1948-07-31 "Brigadoon" closes at Ziegfeld Theater NYC after 581 performances
  • 1948-08-08 "Hold It!" opens at National Theater NYC for 46 performances
  • 1948-09-04 "Angel in the Wings" closes at Coronet Theater NYC after 308 performances
  • 1948-09-06 "Mr Strauss Goes to Boston" opens at Century Theater NYC for 12 performances
  • 1948-09-09 "Hilarities (of 1949)" opens at Adelphi Theater NYC for 14 performances
  • 1948-09-15 "Small Wonder" opens at Coronet Theater NYC for 134 performances
  • 1948-09-16 "Heaven on Earth" opens at Century Theater NYC for 12 performances
  • 1948-09-16 "Mr Strauss Goes to Boston" closes at Century NYC after 12 performances
  • 1948-09-18 "Hilarities (of 1949)" closes at Adelphi Theater NYC after 14 performances
  • 1948-09-20 "Magdalena" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 48 performances
  • 1948-09-25 "Heaven on Earth" closes at Century Theater NYC after 12 performances
  • 1948-09-27 "Carib Song" opens at Adelphi Theater NYC for 36 performances
  • 1948-10-02 "Finian's Rainbow" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 725 performances
  • 1948-10-06 "Polonaise" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 113 performances
  • 1948-10-11 "Love Life" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 252 performances
  • 1948-10-11 "Where's Chartev?" opens at St James Theater NYC for 792 performances
  • 1948-10-16 "Red Mill" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 831 performances
  • 1948-10-19 "My Romance" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 95 performances
  • 1948-11-13 "As the Girls Go" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 420 performances
  • 1948-12-04 "Magdalena" closes at Ziegfeld Theater, NYC, after 48 performances
  • 1948-12-08 "Marinka" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 168 performances
  • 1948-12-16 "Lend an Ear" opens at National Theater NYC for 460 performances
  • 1948-12-29 "Rape of Lucretia" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 23 performances

  • 1948-12-30 "Kiss Me, Kate" opens at New Century Theater NYC for 1077 performances
  • 1949-01-08 "Make Mine Manhattan" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 429 performances
  • 1949-01-08 "My Romance" closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 95 performances
  • 1949-01-08 "Small Wonder" closes at Coronet Theater NYC after 134 performances
  • 1949-01-13 "Along 5th Avenue" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 180 performances
  • 1949-01-16 "Rape of Lucretia" closes at Ziegfeld Theater NYC after 23 performances
  • 1949-01-22 "All for Love" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 121 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1949-02-10 Arthur Miller's "Death of a Salesman" opens at Morosco Theater, NYC

Playwright Arthur Miller
Playwright
Arthur Miller
  • 1949-02-12 "Annie Get Your Gun" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 1147 performances
  • 1949-02-19 "Inside USA" closes at Century Theater NYC after 339 performances
  • 1949-04-07 "South Pacific" opens at Majestic Theater NYC for 1928 performances
  • 1949-05-14 "Love Life" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 252 performances
  • 1949-06-18 "Along Fifth Avenue" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 180 performances
  • 1949-07-02 "High Button Shoes" closes at Century Theater NYC after 727 performances
  • 1949-07-07 "Cabatgata (A Night in Spain)" opens at Broadway NYC for 76 performances
  • 1949-07-15 "Miss Liberty" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 308 performances
  • 1949-08-07 "All after Love" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 121 performances
  • 1949-09-10 "Cabatgata (A Night in Spain)" closes at Broadway NYC after 76 performances
  • 1949-10-13 "Touch & Go" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 176 performances
  • 1949-10-30 "Lost in the Stars" opens at Music Box Theater NYC for 281 performances
  • 1949-10-30 Kurt Weill & Maxwell Anderson's musical premieres in NYC
  • 1949-10-31 "Regina" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 86 performances
  • 1949-11-28 "Texas, Li'l Darlin'" opens at Mark Hellinger NYC for 293 performances
  • 1949-12-08 Jule Styne's "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 740 performances

Film release premierFilm Release

1949-12-08 "On the Town", the film adaptation of the Broadway musical, starring Gene Kelly, Frank Sinatra, Ann Miller and Vera-Ellen, is released

Actress Vera-Ellen
Actress
Vera-Ellen
Singer and Actor Frank Sinatra
Singer and Actor
Frank Sinatra
  • 1949-12-17 "Regina" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 86 performances
  • 1950-01-06 "Happy as Larry" opens at Coronet Theater NYC for 3 performances
  • 1950-01-07 "Happy as Larry" closes at Coronet Theater NYC after 3 performances
  • 1950-01-14 "As the Girls Go" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 420 performances
  • 1950-01-17 "Alive & Kicking" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 46 performances
  • 1950-01-20 "Dance Me a Song" opens at Royale Theater NYC for 35 performances
  • 1950-01-21 "Lend an Ear" closes at National Theater NYC after 460 performances
  • 1950-02-02 "Arms & the Girl" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 134 performances
  • 1950-02-18 "Dance Me a Song" closes at Royale Theater NYC after 35 performances
  • 1950-02-28 "Alive & Kicking" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 46 performances
  • 1950-03-15 Gian Carlo Menotti's opera "Consul" opens at Barrymore Theater NYC for 269 performances
  • 1950-03-18 "Touch & Go" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 176 performances
  • 1950-03-23 "Great to Be Alive" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 52 performances
  • 1950-04-08 "Miss Liberty" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 308 performances
  • 1950-04-24 "Peter Pan" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 320 performances
  • 1950-04-27 "Tickets, Please" opens at Coronet Theater NYC for 245 performances
  • 1950-05-06 "Great to Be Alive" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 52 performances
  • 1950-05-18 "Liar" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 12 performances
  • 1950-05-27 "Arms & the Girl" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 134 performances
  • 1950-06-27 "Liar" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 12 performances
  • 1950-06-28 "Michael Todd's Peep Show" opens at Winter Garden NYC for 278 performances
  • 1950-07-01 "Lost in the Stars" closes at Music Box Theater NYC after 281 performances
  • 1950-09-09 "Texas, Li'l Darlin'" closes at Mark Hellinger NYC after 293 performances
  • 1950-09-09 "Where's Chartev?" closes at St James Theater NYC after 792 performances

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