Derren Brown: Showman (West End)
Closed 2h 40m
Derren Brown: Showman (West End)

Derren Brown: Showman (West End) London Reviews and Tickets

(14 Reviews)
Members say
Clever, Entertaining, Absorbing, Masterful, Intelligent

About the Show

The critically acclaimed psychological illusionist returns to the West End with his new show.

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Member Reviews (14)

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88 Reviews | 10 Followers
Masterful, Intelligent, Exquisite, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if Mind boggling confusing material

Don't see it if you like long shows

35 Reviews | 1 Follower
Masterful, Intelligent, Entertaining, Enchanting, Absorbing

See it if You like magic! He is the best in business!

Don't see it if You don't like magic!

27 Reviews | 0 Followers
Funny, Emotionally manipulating, Entertaining, Clever, Absorbing

See it if you enjoy a unique night at the theatre, with plenty of audience participation and engagement

Don't see it if you think you're clever by saying 'it's all fake'

9 Reviews | 1 Follower
Riveting, Must see, Entertaining, Ambitious, Clever

See it if You love magic and vasuderville. This is the best Derren Brown show since Enigma & as good as magic gets in the UK.

Don't see it if No reasons here. Even if you think you don't like magic give this a chance!

9 Reviews | 0 Followers
Insane, Ambitious, Delightful, Clever, Absorbing

See it if This show is perfect for anyone. It is truly insane how these tricks work.

Don't see it if You are easily scared

7 Reviews | 0 Followers
Masterful, Intelligent, Entertaining, Clever, Absorbing

See it if You are a fan of Derren’s previous shows

Don't see it if You take yourself too seriously

6 Reviews | 0 Followers
Profound, Masterful, Entertaining, Clever, Ambitious

See it if You like Derren Brown. This is another very warm show from him, after his lovely Happiness show a few years ago. You will feel better!

Don't see it if You don't want to risk feeling mind blown. Even if you don't think you are susceptible, he will get to you.

4 Reviews | 0 Followers
Absorbing, Clever, Entertaining, Emotional, Enchanting

See it if If you want a spectacular night of entertainment that blows your mind.

Don't see it if If you get freaked out easily.

Critic Reviews (6)

December 16th, 2022

"Ultimately, it's a show about human connection. Whether you trust your eyes or you don't, whether his deceptions work on you or don't, or if you simply take the evening as a fascinating social experiment or couples therapy, it's all about a shared experience."
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The Stage (UK)
December 19th, 2022

"It is a performance as clever as it is charismatic; a potent enchantment."
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The Guardian (UK)
December 16th, 2022

"You end up, as ever, completely confounded by Brown’s combination of seamless stage magic and eerie ability to read and manipulate human beings – with a touching emotional pay-off, too."
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All That Dazzles (UK)
December 16th, 2022

"The title of this show is pretty accurate as it became clear to me after watching that Derren Brown really is the greatest showman."
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Time Out London
December 19th, 2022

"Pathos and delight, laughter and alarm. ‘Showman’ does everything a Derren Brown show sets out to do – you’ll begin whispering ‘there’s no way, that guy had to be an actor’, and you’ll end up in the pub, deconstructing every moment."
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The Telegraph (UK)
December 16th, 2022

"If 'Showman' has a message, then, it’s this: acceptance is worth making a song and dance about. And if things don’t always go to plan – well, that’s life."
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