Past Appearances

Univ. of Rochester, NY 9/28/19

Bruce will be delivering his multimedia presentation on “The Beatles Get Back to Abbey Road” this Saturday evening, September 28, at 9:00 PM at the Abbey Road Conference sponsored by the University of Rochester in Rochester, New York.

I had a blast at Beatles at the Ridge

A quiet night in 1964 was interrupted by the unusual sound of an airliner approaching Walnut Ridge Airport. Its arrival sparked enough interest that three local teens went to investigate, only to discover John, Paul, Ringo, and George walking from the plane. The Beatles, the biggest rock band in the world, had arrived at Walnut…

Beatles at the Ridge – 9/20/19

I will be the featured speaker at Beatles at the Ridge on September 20, 2019. Headlining the weekend will be Featured Author Jim Berkenstadt (“The Rock ‘n’ Roll Detective”) whose book about fill-in drummer Jimmie Nicol, The Beatle Who Vanished, is being turned into a feature film. Jim will be talking about some of the…

August 9-11, 2019: Chicago Fest for Beatles Fans

Bruce will be a featured guest and speaker at the Chicago Fest for Beatles Fans,  August 9-11, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare. Bruce will be selling and signing copies of his books and will give two presentations and be on multiple panels. Stop by his table and say hello!

March 29–31, 2019, New York Metro Fest for Beatles Fans

Bruce will be a guest and featured speaker at the New York Metro Fest for Beatles Fans held at the Hyatt Regency Jersey City. His schedule is as follows: Friday, March 29               6:30        Author’s panel (Main Ballroom) Friday, March 29               10:30     Panel discussion on 1969 and the new wave of Beatles reissues (Act Naturally Stage)…

White Album Symposium, Monmouth U, New Jersey, 11-8-2018

The schedule for the upcoming White Album Symposium at Monmouth University in New Jersey has been posted. It runs from November 8 – 11. The event looks like a lot of fun with several great speakers and things to do. I am hosting a White Album listening session, giving a presentation on the rise of…

Chicago Fest for Beatles Fans, Aug. 11-13, 2017

Join Bruce at Fest for Beatles in Chicago! Fri. 7:00-8:00 PM-Authors’ Panel (Grand Ballroom) Fri. 10:45 PM-Panel on Sgt. Pepper (Paperback Writer Ballroom) Sat. 12:10-1:00 PM-Sgt. Pepper: A U.S. Perspective (A/V Presentation) (Grand Ballroom) Sun. 2:00-2:45 PM-Sgt. Pepper: A Fans’ Perspective (Paperback Writer Ballroom)  

Abbey Road on the River – Jeffersonville, Indiana – May 26-28, 2017

Bruce will be a featured speaker at Abbey Road on the River, which has moved across the river from Louisville, Kentucky to Jeffersonville, Indiana. He will be there Friday, May 26 through Sunday, May 28, 2017, giving presentations and appearing on panels on Sgt. Pepper, as well as selling and signing copies of his new…

Beatles at the Ridge in Walnut Ridge, AK, Sept. 15, 2017

Bruce Spizer will hold a book signing Friday, September 15 at Beatles at the Ridge in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas, where he is the Featured Speaker for the 2017 Beatles Authors and Artists Symposium. Headlining a panel of noted Beatles scholars such as Lanea Stagg, Dr. Kit O’Toole, Dr. Ken Womack, Sara Schmidt, Jude Southerland Kessler,…

[EVENT] The Beatles: Eight Days A Week – The Touring Years – Prytania Theater, New Orleans, Sept. 23-25, 2016

Prytania Theatre & Bruce Spizer present The Beatles:Eight Days A Week – The Touring Years Screenings Hosted by Beatles author/historian Bruce Spizer September 23, 2016 thru September 25, 2016   https://www.facebook.com/events/171759099921785 Tickets: http://prytaniatheatreneworleans.com/ _______________________________ Below are the special Screenings Hosted by Bruce Spizer- Friday, Sept 23, 7:30 PM – Screening of Eight Days A Week…

Newseum, Washington, DC Feb. 16, 2014

On the 50th anniversary of the arrival of The Beatles in the United States, Beatles historian Bruce Spizer talks about their historic first trip here and the evolution of Beatlemania.

Kiwanis Club Fundraiser, Jan. 10, 2014, Metairie, LA

Bruce will be the featured speaker at the Kiwanis Club Fundraiser, Lakeside Country Club, Metairie, LA. For tickets and more information: www.kcno.org. Tickets $30. Includes dinner and chance to win tickets to RAIN – A TRIBUTE TO THE BEATLES at the Saenger Theater in New Orleans.