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"This Is Our Youth" premieres on Broadway

This Is Our Youth is a play by American dramatist and screenwriter Kenneth Lonergan. The play premiered on Broadway at the Cort Theatre in 2014. Directed by Anna D. Shapiro and produced by Steppenwolf, the cast starred Michael Cera, Kieran Culkin, and Tavi Gevinson.

Stravinsky's opera "Rake's Progress" premieres in Venice

The Rake's Progress is an English-language opera in three acts and an epilogue by Igor Stravinsky. The libretto, written by W. H. Auden and Chester Kallman, is based loosely on the eight paintings and engravings A Rake's Progress of William Hogarth, which Stravinsky had seen in a Chicago exhibition.

Blyton's "Five on a Treasure Island" is published

Five on a Treasure Island is a popular children's book by Enid Blyton. It is the first book in The Famous Five series. The first edition of the book was illustrated by Eileen Soper. It has been suggested that the book was influenced by L. T. Meade's 1892 book Four on an Island.

Anniversaries of the (in)famous

died 2003

John Ritter

born 1950

Amy Madigan

died 1994

Jessica Tandy