Tribute Beatles Band is Coming to the Smith Opera House


The Smith Opera House welcomes “1964” The Tribute to the stage on Saturday, September 28 at 8 p.m.

“1964” The Tribute focuses on the quintessential moment in history when The Beatles actually played before a live audience. “1964” meticulously re-creates the magic of those live Beatles’ performances with artful precision and unerring accuracy.  For those that never saw The Beatles live and always wanted to know what it must have been like, this is as close as anyone could possibly get to feel the magic.

Since the mid-1980s, “1964” has thrilled audiences with what is considered to be the most authentic and endearing tribute to The Beatles. This has been accomplished by a steady and consistent cast of talented professional musicians who painstakingly recreate the look, feel and note-for-note sound of an actual live Beatles performance. “1964” is:

  • Mark Benson as John Lennon
  • Mac Ruffing as Paul McCartney
  • Tom Work as George Harrison
  • Bobby Potter as Ringo Starr

"1964" The Tribute is not endorsed by or affiliated with Apple Corps, LTD. This concert is made possible by the generous support of Brenda and Dave Rickey.

Tickets for this reserved seating concert ($47-$27 plus service fees) go on sale to the public Friday, May 17 at 10 a.m. They are available at The Smith Box Office and at

The Smith Center for the Arts, stewards of the historic Smith Opera House, provides diverse arts and educational enrichment opportunities year-round for Finger Lakes residents and visitors. The Smith Opera House is at 82 Seneca St. in Geneva, NY. Box Office hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday. For more information, call 315-781-5483 during box office hours or visit

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