FORNICATED FROM THE BEATLES: a love song to American Pop. A band plays and you are lead into the simultaneous stories of 10 music fans.
FORNICATED FROM THE BEATLES is a love song to American Pop. A performance of simultaneous surround-sound stories, a rousing dance party, and a look into the lives of 10 music fans - - all from the generation after the generation that fell into bed to the songs of John, Paul, George, and Ringo, a generation searching for its own undeniable song. As a new band at each performance sets up, you receive personal texts that grant you backstage access to each character's private revelations and you follow a series of live scenes. But with the first strum of the guitar, you, the fans, and the band come together.
The World Premiere at American Repertory Theater is heading to Boston this May and we need your donations so we can - rock with you - all night long...
Every little bit helps:
We are bringing 17 ARTISTS (!) from NYC to Boston via bus and car. Your donations will help cover our gas costs and bus tickets.
Besides the performers and travel, this show is all about sound! There is so much sound in the show: a full band and the performers. If you wanna hear it - we have to have the equipment.
We are bringing in favorite Boston band, The Everday Visuals, for our Boston premiere and New York band the Majorleans for our New York premiere.
And of course, once the fun at A.R.T. has subsided, we need to make our way back to NYC to prepare ourselves for the New York premiere - more gas and bus tickets are required for the return trip!
With a few days rest, we do it all again in New York with the help of your generous donations.
Yes! But only with your help.
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THE MUSIC FANATIC. You keep your ear to the ground for the next best thing - thanks for keeping us in mind! Your name will be listed on our website under the very big words: THANK YOU.
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THE GROUPIES always know the band to follow. Thank you for following us. You're about to receive a personalized THANK YOU video from The New Ensemble and the cast of FORNICATED FROM THE BEATLES. Get ready to be YouTube famous.
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THE GIRL AT THE FRONT OF THE STAGE. Your undying love is appreciated and we want to serenade you. Your name will be included in a special song sung by two of Fornicated From The Beatles dreamiest dudes.
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THE ROADIE works hard for the band that he follows. Thank you for your hard work and devotion. To reward you the band wants to name a drink after you available at the bar during one of our shows. And we'll send you a record signed by the cast of Fornicated from the Beatles. Get ready for a refreshing sip of the "(your name here)".
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THE SONGWRITER. The person that makes the magic happen. Without you there would be no band and we want to give you some special recognition: we are naming a character in our play after you. To commemorate the occasion we'll send you a record signed by the cast of Fornicated From The Beatles.
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SAM PHILLIPS (A.K.A LEGENDARY RECORD PRODUCER). You are the big cheese and you should be treated that way. Get ready for VIP Access to the event. You will have access to rehearsals, an exclusive table at the show complete with unforgettable visits from "special guests" and our never ending gratitude for being "the man". Don't forget, you'll also walk away with a record signed by the cast of Fornicated From the Beatles. And if you don't live in the Boston or New York area - - give the gift of awesome-ness to someone that lives in the area. They'll thank you. Believe us.
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