Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the release of “Yellow Submarine,” a British animated comic musical fantasy inspired by the music of The Beatles, on Friday, Aug. 10.
In the film, The Beatles agree to accompany Captain Fred in his Yellow Submarine and go to Pepperland to free it from the music-hating Blue Meanies.
Songs featured in the film include Yellow Submarine, Eleanor Rigby, When I’m Sixty-Four, Nowhere Man, Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds, Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, With a Little Help from My Friends, and All You Need Is Love.
The film received widespread acclaim from critics and audiences alike.
Watch the Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8O1KRnniOw8
The Varsity will show “Yellow Submarine” at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug 10. Tickets are $7 for the general admission, $5 for students, and are available in advance at www.thevarsitycenter.org.
Tickets also will be available at the venue on the night of the show when doors and the bar open at 6:30 p.m. The Varsity Bar features beer, wine, select cocktails, non-alcoholic beverages, snacks and popcorn.
“Yellow Submarine” is rated PG.
The Varsity is downtown Carbondale at 418 S. Illinois Ave. Keep up with upcoming events at www.facebook.com/varsitycenter.