meet the team
Amongst us are the team that produced the celebrated Beatles statue on the Liverpool Waterfront, so you're in safe hands...
Meet The Brian Epstein Legacy Project Team
The Brian Epstein Legacy Project Team have a wealth of experience and expertise across public art, publishing, theatre production, the local Beatles industry, social media, business counseling and fundraising expertise. Collectively they have a strong desire to ensure the project is successful and are passionate that a lasting tribute to Brian and all he achieved in the history of popular music should be created in Liverpool to celebrate his role in history.
The Team includes cultural campaigner and activist Tom Calderbank and is the Project Manager. Beatles’ fan Marie Darwin who was part of a group who campaigned for a plaque to be placed on the birthplace of Brian Epstein. Beatles’ historians, researchers and authors Kevin and Julie Roach, and son Robert. Larry Sidorczuk was the personal assistant to the late Joe Flannery, Brian Epstein’s original business partner and bookings manager. Bill Elms, a producer of the smash hit play Epstein: The Man Who Made The Beatles, which was staged in Liverpool and London’s West End. And the man who turns the imagined in to the tangible and the dream into reality, the renowned Sculptor – Andy Edwards.
We would like to take the opportunity to welcome two new Team Members; Ralph Kluseman; Ralph is the President of the Iowa Rock 'n Roll Music Association Hall of Fame & Museum. He is also a business counsellor for the Northeast Iowa Small Business Development. He has recently joined the team as Social Media Advisor/Manager (USA based).
Kim Laycock is the newest member of our team, working closely with Ralph as Social Media Manager (UK based) and as Social Media Intern to Ralph Kluseman. Kim has worked as a Producer of large scale arts events, festivals and projects throughout Europe. She is a visual artist and is currently undergoing intensive training in Social Media with @TechPixies. TechPixies Award-Winning Social Media Training.
If you're interested in making a donation go to: www.thefifthbeatlestory.com. Please, share legacy mission with your friends and family around the world. We'd like to see the whole world 'come together' over the vision of Brian that gave us The Beatles.