On This Day

Events in Music in March 1991

  • Mar 2 "Aspects of Love" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 377 performances
  • Mar 2 "La Bete" closes at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC after 24 performances
  • Mar 3 "Big Love" opens at Plymouth Theater NYC for 41 performances
  • Mar 9 "Les Miserables" opens at Lyric Theatre, Brisbane

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mar 11 Janet Jackson signs $40M 3 album deal with Virgin records

Music awardsMusic Awards

Mar 12 5th Soul Train Music Awards: Johnny Gill, Mariah Carey win

Singer Mariah Carey
Singer
Mariah Carey

Music concertMusic Concert

Mar 14 The Dave Matthews Band perform their first show as part of a benefit for the Middle East Children's Alliance

Musician Dave Matthews
Musician
Dave Matthews

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mar 16 Seven members of Reba McEntire's band are killed in a plane crash

Country Singer Reba McEntire
Country Singer
Reba McEntire

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mar 20 Michael Jackson signs $65M 6 album deal with Sony records

King of Pop Michael Jackson
King of Pop
Michael Jackson

Film tv awardsAcademy Awards

Mar 25 63rd Academy Awards: "Dances with Wolves", Kathy Bates & Jeremy Irons win

  • Mar 30 "Speed of Darkness" closes at Belasco Theater NYC after 36 performances
  • Mar 31 Musical "Will Rogers Follies" premieres in NYC