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Lucy moved into television's "cable era" in 1981 with one of HBO's first specials, The Magic of the Stars. Lucy headed an all-star cast that included Walter Matthau, Jack Lemmon, Dick Van Patten, Dick Shawn and Ruth Buzzi. The "gimmick" of the show: the celebrities each performed a magic act. Lucy executed feats of levitation.
Orson Welles magically floats Lucille Ball in the air: