Your American musical songbook history lesson takes place under the name It's Magic!: A Tribute to Sammy Cahn. Not up on your Sammy? Come see Judith Owen, Sam Harris, Freda Payne, Harry Shearer, Steven Tyrell and host Leonard Maltin pay tribute to the man who wrote “Three Coins in the Fountain,” “All The Way,” “High Hopes,” “Call Me Irresponsible,” “It’s Magic,” “Be My Love,” “Because You’re Mine,” “Bei Mir Bist du Schoen,” “Come Dance With Me,” “Guess I’ll Hang My Tears Out to Dry” and “Teach Me Tonight,” among other classics. Benefits the Wilshire Theatre Beverly Hills Revitalization Project.

Sun., Sept. 21, 5 p.m., 2008

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