Join the Gold Coast Arts Center and International Film Festival and enjoy an unforgettable night of BEATLEMANIA with a special screening of the exciting new release Deconstructing the Beatles: Sgt Pepper followed by a live performance of the album’s best tracks by BeyondFab!
Come celebrate what Rolling Stone describes as “the most important rock & roll album ever made, an unsurpassed adventure in concept, sound, songwriting, cover art and studio technology by the greatest rock & roll group of all time” on the golden anniversary of its release on June 1, 1967.
In Deconstructing Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, composer, musician, and Beatles expert Scott Freiman looks at Sgt. Pepper from multiple angles, exploring the history behind the music. Mr. Freiman conducts an educational journey into the creative process of The Beatles performances and recording sessions. You are guaranteed to leave amazed at The Beatles’ innovation in the studio and have a newfound appreciation for the talents of Lennon, McCartney, Harrison, and Starr.
Directly following the film, guests are invited to keep the party going and wander next door to the Arts Center where they can grab a drink, some delicious desserts and enjoy a live concert by Long Island’s very own Beatles cover band, BeyondFab! Beyond Fab is comprised of 5 multi-instrumentalist/ lead vocalists. This allows them to perform the entire Beatles catalogue completely live using no pre-recorded tracks or gimmicks. They also perform many hits from the lads’ individual solo careers. The members of Beyond Fab are all experienced musical journeymen performing and or recording with the likes of such notables as Herman’s Hermits, Gary U.S. Bonds, The Good Rats and Billy J Kramer etc. just to name a few. A splendid time is guaranteed for all. BeyondFab is the talents of Reggie Bell, Mike Green, Pete Bross, Michael Ponella & George Tebbitt.