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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Tuesday, December 24, 1963 to Tuesday, December 31, 1963 - 0 Comments

Astoria Cinema, Seven Sisters Rd.

Finsbury Park, London

This stage production, "The Beatles Christmas Show", conceived and presented by Brian Epstein, and typical of the man, encompassed comedy, pantomime and music. It settled in at the Astoria for a 16 night run, two "houses" each except for Dece...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Monday, December 23, 1963 - 0 Comments

The Beatles had today off....

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Sunday, December 22, 1963 - 0 Comments

Empire Theatre, Liverpool

The 2nd concert form only presentation of "The Beatles Christmas Show".

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Saturday, December 21, 1963 - 0 Comments

Gaumont Cinema, Bradford

The first of two special northern previews of "The Beatles Christmas Show", although in concert form only, without the elaborate costumes and inelaborate comedy sketches, and the almost extravagant stage sets, still being assembled in London.

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Friday, December 20, 1963 - 0 Comments

The Beatles had another day off today.

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Thursday, December 19, 1963 - 0 Comments

The Beatles enjoyed today off.

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Wednesday, December 18, 1963 - 0 Comments

BBC Paris Studio, London

In the summer the Beatles had enjoyed their own 15-part BBC radio series. This day's recording was for perhaps an even greater honor: their own two hour special, to be broadcast in the Light Programme on Boxing Day "bank holiday", Thursday, December 26th, between 10:00 and ...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Tuesday, December 17, 1963 - 0 Comments

Playhouse Theatre, London

Another top billed appearance on the BBC radio show Saturday Club, rehearsed and recorded from 3:00 to 6:30 pm and broadcast in the Christmas edition, transmitted in the Light Programme between 10:00 am and 12:00 noon on December 21st.

The Beatles performed six songs, "Al...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Monday, December 16, 1963 - 0 Comments

Today, the Beatles took a break.

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Sunday, December 15, 1963 - 0 Comments

Alpha Television Studios, Aston, Birmingham

Following its success with the June 29th all-Liverpool edition of Lucky Stars (Summer Spin), ABC' Television this day shot a second such programme for the main series Thank Your Lucky Stars. All of the acts were Merseysiders, and Cavern Club compere Bob W...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Saturday, December 14, 1963 - 0 Comments

Wimbledon Palais, High St. Merton

Wimbledon, London

The Beatles Southern Area Fan Club's equivalent to the Liverpool festivities the previous Saturday. In addition to their mid-afternoon live performance, the Beatles lined up behind the Palias' bar and shook hands with all 3,000 ecstatic fans who ...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Friday, December 13, 1963 - 0 Comments

Gaumont Cinema, Southampton

The final date on the long "Autumn Tour" which had started in Cheltenham on November 1st.

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Thursday, December 12, 1963 - 0 Comments

The Beatles performing at the Odeon Cinema, Nottingham

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Wednesday, December 11, 1963 - 0 Comments

The Beatles performing a the Futurist Theatre, Foreshore Rd. South Bay, Scarborough, Yorkshire

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Tuesday, December 10, 1963 - 0 Comments

Gaumont Cinema, Doncaster

In their dressing room at the Gaumont, sometimes straining to make themselves heard above the shouting and singing fans outside, the Beatles gave an entertaining interview to a British-domiciled Australian broadcaster, Dibbs Mather, for overseas distribution by the BBC's T...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Monday, December 9, 1963 - 0 Comments

Odeon Cinema, Southend-On-Sea

Once again, a TV news crew, this time from the BBC, interviewed the Beatles in their dressing room. It was becomin a regular occurrence.

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Sunday, December 8, 1963 - 0 Comments

Odeon Cinema, Lewisham, London

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Saturday, December 7, 1963 - 0 Comments

Empire Theatre, Liverpool and Odeon Cinema, London Rd. Liverpool

The Beatles' first home-town concerts in four months were part of an exceedingly hectic day. The afternoon was a special affair, a concert at the Empire Theatre before 2500 members of the group's Northern Area Fan Club, though the res...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Friday, December 6, 1963 - 0 Comments

Last day for a Beatles break......

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Thursday, December 5, 1963 - 0 Comments

Today, the Beatles still enjoying a much needed break!

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Wednesday, December 4, 1963 - 0 Comments

The Beatles are off today, enjoying a break.

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Tuesday, December 3, 1963 - 0 Comments

Guildhall, Portsmouth

The concert re-arranged from Tuesday, November 12th. From December 4th to 6th, the Beatles enjoyed a break.

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Monday, December 2, 1963 - 0 Comments

Studio C, Elstree Studio Centre, Eldon Ave, Borehamwood, Hertfordshire and Ballroom, Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane, London

The Beatles spent the period from mid-morning to late-afternoon at Associated TeleVision's Elstree Studio Centre (not to be confused with the nearby Elstree Film Studio), wh...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Sunday, December 1, 1963 - 0 Comments

The Beatles - De Montfort Hall, Leicester

After this date, the tour resumed on the 3rd.

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Saturday, November 30, 1963 - 0 Comments

The Beatles at Empire Theatre, in Sunderland

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Friday, November 29, 1963 - 0 Comments

ABC Cinema, Market St. Huddersfield, Yorkshire

Between "Houses" at the ABC, the Beatles were visited in the dressing room by a representative from Huddersfield Tape Recording Society, there to obtain an interview with each of the group, and have them read record requests, for "Music Box", a monthly...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Thursday, November 28, 1963 - 0 Comments

The Beatles at ABC Cinema, Saltergate, Lincoln, Lincolnshire

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Wednesday, November 27, 1963 - 0 Comments

The Beatles at Rialto Theatre in York.......

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Tuesday, November 26, 1963 - 0 Comments

Regal Cinema, Cambridge

Before their two "houses" this evening, the Beatles appeared live on the local BBE TV news magazine program, "East at Six Ten", broadcast , oddly, from 6:38 to 7:01 pm, being interviewed in their Regal dressing room by reporter Jean Goodman.

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Monday, November 25, 1963 - 0 Comments

Studio Four, Granada TV Centre, Manchester

Re-arranged from an original booking for November 27th, the Beatles spent the afternoon at Granada Television taping a music sequence and interview for use partly on November 27th on the 11:45 to 12:00 pm local program, "Late Scene Extra (a production from...

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