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 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 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 you've never seen a mentalist before. Mr. Brown is incredible, and he will leave you wondering how anything is even possible.
Don't see it if you're looking for a traditional theater experience. This is less of a "play" and more of a psychological performance by Mr. Brown
See it if you can suspend belief and have an enjoyable two and a half hours. very entertaining.
Don't see it if want a plot or want to figure out the trappings of how the "magic" works. much more fun to go with it...
See it if You're willing and excited to have your mind challenged. An incredible showman, and you know it's all fake...but you'll be questioning it.
Don't see it if You are uncomfortable with the power of suggestion, or you have a phobia of someone messing with your brain. You simply don't enjoy magic.
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 enjoy mentalist shows; like to figure out how the show is done. Want a pleasant and clever evening.
Don't see it if want traditional dramatic entertainment. Overall a bit disappointing, but I have no idea how the final event was pulled off.
See it if mentalism, illusion, and cheeky British men. I was thrilled to see Derren Brown perform live. Great fun, and family friendly.
Don't see it if You don't like magic, or have seen a lot of Derren Brown's televised programs. There's not a lot of new material in this show.
See it if You want to see a great mentalist and wonder how he did it. I have my suspicions. You'll leave the theater amazed and baffled.
Don't see it if You want to see a play or musical.
See it if You're wanting to escape everyday life for an evening, you love surprises, and you might just want to get out of your seat to participate.
Don't see it if You're satisfied with reality as you know it or you're looking for a standard play/musical. This is something else entirely.
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