WALES (CelebrityAccess) – Isle of Wight Festival has announced that it has partnered with The Beatles Story, Liverpool to premiere an immersive virtual reality experience dedicated to the Fab Four.
Dubbed ‘Become The Beatles’, the experience will give fans the chance to virtually perform “Twist And Shout” live on stage in front of thousands of screaming fans.
Commenting on the launch, Diane Glover, marketing manager at The Beatles Story, said: “We are very excited to be launching our new virtual reality experience at this year’s Isle of Wight Festival on the anniversary of The Beatles’ visit there in the summer of ’69. What better way to celebrate this occasion by giving festival-goers the chance to virtually become one of The Beatles, playing to an audience of adoring fans on our award-winning attraction’s replica Cavern Stage.”
The 2019 edition of Isle of Wight is scheduled to take place June 13-16, 2019 at Seaclose Park in Newport, Wales. Among the acts scheduled to play are Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, George Ezra, Biffy Clyro, Fatboy Slim, Madness, Rick Astley and more.