Atlantic Theater Company presents British mentalist and illusionist Derren Brown's new show featuring mind reading and other psychological feats. More…
This theatrical experience challenges audiences to take a closer look at the stories and beliefs that guide our lives. In the UK, Derren Brown’s critically acclaimed shows have played sold-out runs in the West End and won two Olivier Awards.
See it if you enjoy magicians & mentalists with clever & challenging routines, spending time with an amiable personality, like to be wowed
Don't see it if you're looking for a show with a plot or through line, have no interest in magic or "mind-reading," don't like being fooled or perplexed
See it if you want to see a world-class mentalist and consummate entertainer demonstrate his art.
Don't see it if you don't like audience participation or need to know the secrets behind the performance or if you are expecting a traditional play.
See it if you want to see a showman performing his own version of mentalist tricks that have been done for years. He has a good delivery, entertaining
Don't see it if you really want to be impressed with new material. This was fun, but not on par with what is expected on Broadway.
See it if You want to be entertained with psychological tricks.
Don't see it if You go to the theater for theatre, not spectacle. Are jugglers and animal acts next? As a season subscriber, I am very disappointed.
See it if you enjoy shows that are mind bending, literally. It's part mentalism, part illusion, part WTF!
Don't see it if don't like one man shows that are small, intimate and designed to leave you gobsmacked.
See it if you'd like to be amazed with Brown's ability to read the minds of the audience, or seemingly predict outcomes of events.
Don't see it if you seek a drama (or musical) with a plot.
See it if Whether you enjoy the genre or not. Derron is great as he uses the audience to show his skills and makes everyone laugh.
Don't see it if You like dramas or light comedy
See it if you have any doubts about the mystics of psychics. This guy will leave you dumb-founded. Plus he's charming.
Don't see it if you don't like to me mystified or refuse to believe what actually takes place before your eyes. Heck, go see it!
See it if you love magic and illusion -- he is captivating! still thinking about how he did what he did!
Don't see it if you do not enjoy an evening of illusion and mind control!
See it if You really want to AMAZED in every sense of the word. This show is much more than 'magic', it may leave you gasping in wonder.
Don't see it if You don't like psychological mind-reading shows.....but you will be missing something special.
See it if Master magician / mentalist. A magic show with good directing
Don't see it if You don't like magic. Derren Brown is the best out there for mentalism.
See it if you love your mind being pushed in new directions and like mental trickery done in a fun and respectful way.
Don't see it if you don't want to be chosen to participate! I went in not preparing to be chosen and I ended up going onstage!
See it if You want to be repeatedly stunned into disbelief (and possibly even hypnotized) at off-Broadway prices.
Don't see it if You live in terror of mind readers or audience participation.
See it if You like illusionists and mind-readers. There are good surprises and craft executed, but not something you expect from Atlantic Theater Comp
Don't see it if You are expecting a traditional play and not a Vegas show. This guy has a cult following; he's good, but I don't see the big deal, frankly.
See it if you are a fan of magic and mentalism. Brown is a very entertaining performer with a very clever portfolio of tricks. Highly entertaining.
Don't see it if you are not into a magic show. Brown's tricks are done with aplomb and great staging, but likely you've seen them or something like them.
See it if Derren is clever at using the power of deduction and suggestion to reach the conclusion he desires.
Don't see it if If you are a person who doesn't appreciate a 1-man cheat show, stay home.
See it if You enjoy magic shows and/or are interested in body language, and psychology.
Don't see it if It's not a play or a musical, and there's no story or plot of any kind.
See it if You enjoy a master at work, and like a break from traditional plays and musicals. Brown does not insult his audience.
Don't see it if You loathe mentalists or magicians, or any kind of tricks of the mind. It's sort-of performance art.