Musicals in History (Part 7)

Events in Music

Events 601 - 700 of 2,090

  • 1962-02-04 "Gay Life" closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 113 performances
  • 1962-02-24 "New Faces of '62" closes at Alvin Theater NYC after 28 performances
  • 1962-02-24 "Sail Away" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 167 performances
  • 1962-03-15 Richard Rodger's musical "No Strings" opens at 84th St Theater NYC for 580 performances
  • 1962-03-19 "All American" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 80 performances

Music releaseMusic Premiere

1962-03-22 Musical "I Can Get It For You Wholesale" starring Barbra Streisand in her Broadway debut opens at Shubert NYC for 300 performances

Singer-Songwriter and Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-Songwriter and Actress
Barbra Streisand
  • 1962-03-25 "Family Affair" closes at Billy Rose Theater NYC after 65 performances
  • 1962-05-08 "Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 965 performances
  • 1962-05-19 "Bravo, Giovanni" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 76 performances
  • 1962-05-26 "All American" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 80 performances
  • 1962-06-23 "Subways Are after Sleeping" closes at St James NYC after 205 performances
  • 1962-09-15 "Bravo, Giovanni" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 76 performances
  • 1962-09-29 "My Fair Lady" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 2,715 performances
  • 1962-10-03 "Stop the World, I Want to Get Off" opens at Shubert NYC for 886 performances

Music releaseTheater Premiere

1962-10-13 Edward Albee's play "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" opens on Broadway featuring actress Uta Hagen

Playwright Edward Albee
Playwright
Edward Albee
  • 1962-10-20 Musical "Mr President" opens at St James Theater New York for 265 performances

  • 1962-10-27 "Beyond the Fringe" opens at John Golden Theater NYC for 673 performances
  • 1962-11-10 "Nowhere to Go, But Up" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 9 performances
  • 1962-11-17 "Nowhere to Go, But Up" closes at Winter Garden NYC after 9 performances

Music releaseMusic Premiere

1962-11-17 Neil Simon, Cy Coleman and Carolyn Leigh's musical "Little Me" opens at Lunt-Fontanne Theater New York City for 257 performances

Playwright and screenwriter Neil Simon
Playwright and screenwriter
Neil Simon
  • 1962-12-08 "I Can Get It For You Wholesale" closes at Shubert NYC after 300 performances
  • 1963-01-05 "Camelot" closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 873 performances
  • 1963-01-05 "Carnival!" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 719 performances
  • 1963-01-06 "Oliver!" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 774 performances
  • 1963-01-26 "Milk & Honey" closes at Martin Beck Theater NYC after 543 performances
  • 1963-03-18 "Tovarich" opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 264 performances
  • 1963-03-21 David Hendon & Douglas Cross' musical premieres in London
  • 1963-04-15 "Sophie" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 8 performances
  • 1963-04-19 "Hot Spot" opens at Majestic Theater NYC for 43 performances
  • 1963-04-20 "Sophie" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 8 performances
  • 1963-04-23 Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick's musical "She Loves Me" opens at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC for 302 performances
  • 1963-05-16 "Beast in Me" opens at Plymouth Theater NYC for 4 performances
  • 1963-05-18 "Beast in Me" closes at Plymouth Theater NYC after 4 performances
  • 1963-05-25 "Hot Spot" closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 43 performances
  • 1963-06-08 "Mr President" closes at St James Theater NYC after 265 performances
  • 1963-06-15 "Sound of Music" closes at Lunt Fontanne Theater NYC after 1443 performances

  • 1963-06-29 "Little Me" closes at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC after 257 performances
  • 1963-08-03 "No Strings" closes at 84th St Theater NYC after 580 performances
  • 1963-09-30 "Student Gypsy" opens at 84th St Theater NYC for 16 performances
  • 1963-10-03 "Here's Love" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 338 performances
  • 1963-10-12 "Student Gypsy" closes at 84th St Theater NYC after 16 performances
  • 1963-10-17 "Jennie" opens at Majestic Theater NYC for 82 performances
  • 1963-10-24 "110 in the Shade" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 330 performances
  • 1963-11-02 "Tambourines to Glory" opens at Little Theater NYC for 24 performances
  • 1963-11-09 "Tovarich" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 264 performances
  • 1963-11-23 "Tambourines to Glory" closes at Little Theater NYC after 24 performances
  • 1963-12-08 "Girl Who Came to Supper" opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 112 performances
  • 1963-12-26 "Double Dublin" opens at Little Theater NYC for 4 performances
  • 1963-12-28 "Double Dublin" closes at Little Theater NYC after 4 performances
  • 1963-12-28 "Jennie" closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 82 performances
  • 1964-01-11 "She Loves Me" closes at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC after 302 performances
  • 1964-01-16 "Hello, Dolly!" opens at St James Theater NYC for 2,844 performances
  • 1964-02-01 "Stop the World, I Want to Get Off..." closes at Shubert NYC after 556 performances
  • 1964-02-06 "Rugantino" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 28 performances

Music releaseMusic Premiere

1964-02-08 Peter Shaffer's musical "Royal Hunt of the Sun" premieres in London

Playwright Peter Shaffer
Playwright
Peter Shaffer
  • 1964-02-16 "Foxy" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 72 performances
  • 1964-02-27 "What Makes Sammy Run?" opens at 84th St Theater NYC for 540 performances
  • 1964-02-29 "Rugantino" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 28 performances
  • 1964-03-14 "Girl Who Came to Supper" closes at Broadway NYC after 112 performances
  • 1964-03-26 Jule Styne and Bob Merrill's musical "Funny Girl", starring Barbra Streisand as Fanny Brice, opens at Winter Garden Theater, New York City; runs for 1,348 performances
  • 1964-04-04 "Anyone Can Whistle" opens at Majestic Theater NYC for 9 performances
  • 1964-04-11 Stephen Sondheim's musical "Anyone Can Whistle" closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 9 performances
  • 1964-04-17 "Cafe Crown" opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC for 3 performances
  • 1964-04-17 "High Spirits" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 375 performances
  • 1964-04-18 "Cafe Crown" closes at Martin Beck Theater NYC after 3 performances
  • 1964-04-18 "Foxy" closes at Ziegfeld Theater NYC after 72 performances
  • 1964-05-26 "Fade Out-Fade In" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 199 performances
  • 1964-05-30 "Beyond the Fringe" closes at John Golden Theater NYC after 673 performances
  • 1964-06-02 "Folies Bergère" opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 191 performances
  • 1964-07-25 "Here's Love" closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 338 performances
  • 1964-08-08 "110 in the Shade" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 330 performances
  • 1964-08-11 "A Hard Days Night" a musical comedy film featuring the Beatles released in the US
  • 1964-08-29 "Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum" closes at Alvin Theater NYC after 965 performances
  • 1964-09-22 Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick's musical "Fiddler on the Roof" with Zero Mostel opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 3242 performances
  • 1964-09-30 "Oh What a Lovely War" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 125 performances
  • 1964-10-06 "Cambridge Circus" opens at Plymouth Theater NYC for 23 performances
  • 1964-10-20 "Golden Boy" opens at Majestic Theater NYC for 569 performances
  • 1964-10-24 "Cambridge Circus" closes at Plymouth Theater NYC after 23 performances
  • 1964-10-27 "Ben Franklin in Paris" opens at Lunt Fontanne NYC for 215 performances
  • 1964-11-09 "Comedy in Music-Opus 2" opens at John Golden NYC for 192 performances
  • 1964-11-10 "Something More!" opens at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC for 15 performances
  • 1964-11-14 "Fade Out-Fade In" closes at Mark Hellinger NYC after 199 performances
  • 1964-11-14 "Folies Bergere" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 191 performances
  • 1964-11-14 "Oliver!" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 774 performances
  • 1964-11-21 "Something More!" closes at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC after 15 performances
  • 1964-11-21 "Zizi" opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 49 performances
  • 1964-11-23 "Bajour" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 232 performances
  • 1964-12-18 "I Had a BaIl" opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC for 199 performances
  • 1965-01-16 "Oh What a Lovely War" closes at Broadhurst NYC after 125 performances
  • 1965-01-23 "King Family Show" (musical variety) premieres on ABC TV
  • 1965-02-16 "Baker Street" opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 313 performances
  • 1965-02-18 "Fade Out-Fade In" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 72 performances
  • 1965-02-27 "High Spirits" closes at Alvin Theater NYC after 375 performances

Film release premierFilm Release

1965-03-02 One of the most popular musical films of all time, "The Sound of Music", starring Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer, is released (Academy Awards Best Picture 1966)

Actor Christopher Plummer
Actor
Christopher Plummer
Actress and Singer Julie Andrews
Actress and Singer
Julie Andrews
  • 1965-03-06 "How to Succeed in Business" closes at 46th St NYC after 1415 performances
  • 1965-03-18 "Do I Hear a Waltz?" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 220 performances
  • 1965-04-24 "Comedy in Music-Opus 2" closes at John Golden NYC after 192 performances
  • 1965-04-27 "I'm Solomon" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 7 performances
  • 1965-05-02 "New Faces of 1965" opens at Booth Theater NYC for 52 performances
  • 1965-05-11 "Flora, the Red Menace" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 87 performances

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