Journey Through the Days of Beatlemania with BritBeat at Heritage CenterBy University Relations Staff
DUBUQUE, Iowa - Step into a time machine and experience a remarkable and propelling recreation of the Fab Four in concert during the fabulous 1960s! BritBeat: A Multimedia Concert Journey Through Beatles Music History will take the stage at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, September 23, 2023, in John and Alice Butler Hall, Heritage Center, on the University of Dubuque campus.
From its inception as a high school vision by Chris Getsla at Glenbrook South High School in Glenview, Illinois, to an internationally renowned touring show, BritBeat has mesmerized audiences worldwide with its authentic tribute to the Beatles for over 23 years. Having performed thousands of shows across the globe, BritBeat has also shared the stage with a veritable who's who of sixties rock history, captivating audiences with their immersive performances and dedication to preserving the Beatles' legacy.
With magnificent attention to detail, six dazzling costume changes, exquisite musicianship, powerful vocals, and a spectacular, stunning, and immersive multimedia backdrop, audiences will experience an engaging and electrifying trip through the iconic music catalog of the band of the century, the Beatles.
Each stage of the Beatles' history is brought to life in BritBeat's performances, including their early days at The Cavern Club in Liverpool through to the Abbey Road Studios recording sessions. What sets BritBeat apart from other tribute acts is their award-winning, stunning, and spectacular video projects that accompany the performers on stage, creating an immersive and unforgettable experience for fans.
By seamlessly blending stunning visuals with the emotive power of the music of the Beatles, BritBeat's mesmerizing Beatles show transports audiences into a world where sight and sound are synchronized. This synergy creates an atmosphere that captivates and resonates, stimulating the senses. The integration of BritBeat's cutting-edge technology enhances the artistic expression of the performers, allowing them to communicate moods, memories, and emotions of Beatlemania in ways that were previously unimaginable. Audiences are enveloped in a sensory experience, as hypnotic visuals, powerful sounds, and interactive elements work together to create unforgettable moments from Beatles music history.
Tickets for BritBeat are $25 to $45 plus fees. Tickets can be purchased from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and 90 minutes prior to events at the Farber Box Office, Heritage Center, University of Dubuque, 2255 Bennett Street; by calling 563.585.SHOW; or by visiting www.dbq.edu/HeritageCenter. Tickets will be available for purchase online only from Saturday, May 6, 2023, through Monday, July 31, 2023, while the Farber Box Office is closed for the summer.
BritBeat is presented by Edge Entertainment Limited based in Chicago, Illinois.