On This Day

Events in Music in December 1997

  • Dec 3 "1776" opens at Gershwin Theater NYC
  • Dec 4 "Diary of Anne Frank" opens at Music Box Theater NYC
  • Dec 11 "Sunshine Boys" opens at Lyceum Theater NYC

Music History

Dec 14 Arthur Miller's "A View From the Bridge" is revived at Criterion Theater, NYC

Film Premier

Dec 15 "Spice World" movie directed by Bob Spiers and starring girl group the Spice Girls premieres in the UK

Music History

Dec 19 MTV drops video "Smack My Bitch Up" by Prodigy