"He had some ridiculous body moves and things like that that I try to incorporate," he said.
The show covers the Beatles from 1964 to 1970, and for Irizarry that means six costume changes and three different wigs.
He never tires of the music, which he performs about nine months of the year during the touring season.
"We have everyone from baby boomers and aging hippies to some youngsters coming to the shows," he said. "They appreciate the music - it's going to be around forever."
Contact writer Monica Orosz at mon...@dailymailcom or 304-348-4830.
If you go
What: "Experience the Beatles with Rain"
When: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday
Where: Clay Center
Tickets: $37 to $62
Info: www.theclaycenter.org or 304-561-3570