Beatlemania to Psychedelia and Beyond

Memories of yesterday are sure to come flooding back when a Beatles tribute act perform some of the fab four’s greatest hits at the Thwaites Empire Theatre on Friday 13th October 2017

From the depths of Liverpool’s Cavern Club all the way up to that famous rooftop on The Apple Building, The Upbeat Beatles will take the audience on a journey that is the story of The Beatles through their songs.

Upbeat Beatles offer an authentic replica of the greatest pop band in history during a two-hour show packed with some of the greatest songs ever written.

The band, who will be playing a heady mixtures of Blues, Motown and Rock ‘n’ Roll, on the night including ‘She Loves You and ‘I am the Walrus and Beyond’ have grown a loyal following.

Since 1997, The Upbeat Beatles have been the best in the business at recreating the excitement, authentic sound and downright raw energy of the original fab four.

When the band were asked to perform at the Imperial War Museum. Johanna Crotty, Head of Marketing at The Cinema & Television Benevolent Fund, explained that the show was a, ‘Brilliant Party – All of the guests loved the guys and thought they were amazing. We’ve had fantastic feedback about the whole event and we would recommend them 10,000 times if we could!’

The band – Roger Channing as John Lennon, Colin Yates as George Harrison, Simon Blight as Paul McCartney and James “Jimbo” Jordan as Ringo Starr – are skilled performers in their own right and have performed across the country.

With 13 guitars, 5 costume changes, powerhouse vocals and close harmonies, it will be a night to remember.


Thwaites Empire Theatre on Friday 13th October, 2017 at 7.30pm. Tickets are £15. Available online here or from the Booking Office in person or by phone (Monday to Saturday 10am to 12:30pm) 01254 685 500.