The American Musical Geniuses 2012-2013 performance/lecture series kicks off with the captivating story of iconic British sweethearts The Beatles. Author Herbert Keyser brings his anthology Geniuses of the American Musical Theatre to life as he shows his witty and warmhearted perspective of some of the greatest acts of the golden age of Broadway. Keyser and award-winning jazz songwriter Bett Butler shine a spotlight on the renowned songs that have revolutionized American pop culture, while digging deep beneath the surface to reveal the troubled lives behind the music. $22-$25; 7:30pm Mon, Oct 29; Josephine Theatre, 339 W Josephine, (210) 734-4646, josephinetheatre.org. Check out our full online calendar of upcoming events here: calendar.sacurrent.com.