About the showOne of the world’s greatest magicians, Derren Brown, returns to the West End with his latest show, which combines tricks both old and new. Playing a strictly limited 35 performances at London’s Playhouse Theatre, Derren Brown: Underground is the entertainer’s spellbinding show that enjoyed a sold-out run at the Charing Cross Theatre, before embarking on a spectacular UK tour.
Derren Brown: Underground sees the illusionist reinvent some of his favourite tricks in a show that is bound to boggle the mind. A multi-award winning master of psychological illusion, the production combines magical genius with epic showmanship, from a magician that is unrivalled across the world.
A master of manipulation, Derren Brown is the Olivier Award-winning entertainer who is arguably best known for his controversial television specials, including Fear and Faith, Miracles for Sale and Pushed to the Edge, which saw Brown manipulate a stranger into committing a serious crime.
Brown most recently appeared in the West End in 2016 with his show Miracle at the Palace Theatre. Previous shows include Svengali, Enigma and Something Wicked This Way Comes, which earned him the 2006 Olivier Award for Best Entertainment Show.
Fresh from a sold-out US tour of his show Secret, Derren Brown returns to London with a brand new show that promises some of his most famous tricks, directed by Andrew O’Connor and Andy Nyman. Playing at the Playhouse Theatre for a strictly limited season, Derren Brown: Underground runs from September 11th to October 14th 2017.
Who Should See It?Derren Brown fans will be overjoyed at the chance to catch the unrivalled illusionist back on stage. Prepare for some re-imagined old tricks! Those who enjoyed The Illusionists and Impossible will love this show.
Derren Brown: Underground is recommended for those aged 12 and up.