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One of the greatest entertainers of all time, Sammy Davis Jr. defined an era. The ultimate triple-threat - singer, actor and dancer - Sammy could do it all. This world premiere musical, written by two-time Academy Award and Grammy Award-winner Leslie Bricusse, takes us from Sammy's days as a child working in vaudeville through his time with Dean and Frank as a member of the Rat Pack. Featuring the unmistakable classics that helped to make Sammy an American icon. From hits like "The Candy Man," "Mr. Bojangles" and "What Kind of Fool Am I," and more, to new songs written just for this musical, Sammy shows us the struggles and triumphs of the man who was adored by millions. Sammy is the history of American entertainment, as seen through the eyes of the first real American Idol.

Show Details

  • Dates:Closed on
  • Location:Old Globe Theatre, San Diego

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