Month: May 1963
Day 13 of The Beatles’ UK tour with Roy Orbison took them to the Odeon Cinema in Southend-on-Sea, Essex.
The Beatles’ only appearance at the Odeon Cinema on Manchester’s Oxford Street was the twelfth date of the group’s UK tour with Roy Orbison.
Wednesday 29 May 1963 Live
The Beatles’ third concert at the Rialto Theatre in York, England, was part of their UK tour with Roy Orbison.
The Beatles’ first of two concerts in Worcester, England, took place during their UK tour with Roy Orbison.
The Beatles’ first concert in Cardiff, Wales, took place during their UK tour with Roy Orbison. They performed at the city’s Capitol Cinema.
The eighth date of The Beatles’ UK tour with Roy Orbison was a homecoming show at Liverpool’s Empire Theatre.
Saturday 25 May 1963 Live
The seventh stop on the Roy Orbison tour of May/June 1963 was at the City Hall in Sheffield, England. This was the third of four performances by The Beatles …
Day six of their UK tour with Roy Orbison, and The Beatles performed at the Granada Cinema in Walthamstow, London. The concert took place shortly after the recording of …
On 30 April 1963 a BBC studio manager, Vernon Lawrence, suggested to his manager, assistant department head Donald MacLean, that The Beatles be given their own radio series. MacLean …
Thursday 23 May 1963 Live
The fifth night of The Beatles’ UK tour with Roy Orbison, and a performance at the Odeon Cinema in Nottingham.
Wednesday 22 May 1963 Live
Following a one-day break, the Roy Orbison tour resumed on this day with a concert at the Gaumont Cinema, Ipswich, Suffolk.
Tuesday 21 May 1963 Radio
The Beatles recorded two radio sessions for different BBC shows on this day, both at the Playhouse Theatre in London.
The third date of The Beatles’ tour with Roy Orbison took place at the Gaumont Cinema in Southampton. Also on the bill were Gerry and the Pacemakers, David Macbeth, …
This was The Beatles’ only appearance at the Gaumont in Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, and was part of their 1963 tour of the UK with Roy Orbison.
The Beatles’ third UK tour began at the Adelphi Cinema in Slough, Buckinghamshire. Also on the tour were Roy Orbison, Gerry and the Pacemakers, David Macbeth, Louise Cordet, Tony …
This was The Beatles’ only performance in the Norfolk city of Norwich. The concert was booked in April 1963 by local promoters Peter Holmes, Ray Aldous and Geoffrey Walker …
The Beatles made their second appearance on national BBC television, on the children’s show Pops And Lenny.
Wednesday 15 May 1963 Live
This was The Beatles’ only appearance at this venue in Chester. They performed seven songs: Some Other Guy, Thank You Girl, Do You Want To Know A Secret, Please …
This was The Beatles’ only concert appearance at Sunderland’s Rink Ballroom, although they performed in the city’s Empire Theatre on two other occasions: 9 February and 30 November 1963.
The Beatles topped the bill on the ABC Television programme Thank Your Lucky Stars on this day. It was filmed at the Alpha Television Studios in Birmingham, England.