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Derren Brown

 
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Derren's live shows have won him two prestigious Olivier Awards - for Something Wicked This Way Comes (2006) and Svengali (2012) and he has received more Olivier nominations and wins than any other one-man show in theatre history. He has played to sold-out houses across the country every year since ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
Derren's live shows have won him two prestigious Olivier Awards - for Something Wicked This Way Comes (2006) and Svengali (2012) and he has received more Olivier nominations and wins than any other one-man show in theatre history. He has played to sold-out houses across the country every year since ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
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  [Off-Broadway]
Original Production, 2017
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Theatre Marquee unveiling for "Derren Brown: Secret" on September 11, 2019 at the Cor Photo

Theatre Marquee unveiling for "Derren Brown: Secret" on September 11, 2019 at the Cort Theatre in New York City.

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Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Production, 2017
Performer

Writing
Author
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Derren Brown Biography

Derren's live shows have won him two prestigious Olivier Awards - for Something Wicked This Way Comes (2006) and Svengali (2012) and he has received more Olivier nominations and wins than any other one-man show in theatre history. He has played to sold-out houses across the country every year since 2003 to over 1.6M people.

Previous shows, Infamous, (2013, 2014), Miracle (2015, 2016) and Underground (2017, 2018) have also enjoyed critically acclaimed seasons in London's West End. In 2017 he made an award-winning US stage debut at the Atlantic Theater in New York with Derren Brown: Secret and discussions for a Broadway run are ongoing.




Derren Brown News

Pete Firman Returns To Edinburgh Fringe With Brand New Show, BAG OF TRICKS Photo Pete Firman Returns To Edinburgh Fringe With Brand New Show, BAG OF TRICKS
by Stephi Wild - Jun 23, 2022

So Comedy and Broken Robot Productions by arrangement with Corrie McGuire Management are thrilled to announce that award-winning magician and comedian, Pete Firman is bringing his highly anticipated show Pete Firman: Bag of Tricks to the Edinburgh Fringe this year at the Debating Hall, Gilded Balloon Teviot at 20:00.

Derren Brown Brings SHOWMAN to the West End in December Photo Derren Brown Brings SHOWMAN to the West End in December
by Stephi Wild - Jun 16, 2022

The multi award-winning acknowledged master of psychological illusion returns to the West End stage for the first time in four years. SHOWMAN, Derren's new, interactive one-man show, has received the most off-the-chart reviews of his career.

Cast Announced For The Duke's Theatre Company UK Tour Of A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Photo Cast Announced For The Duke's Theatre Company UK Tour Of A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
by A.A. Cristi - May 27, 2022

The Duke's Theatre Company returns after their critically acclaimed adaptation of Romeo and Juliet. It promises to delight audiences with Shakespeare's most celebrated and comic fairy tale.

GHOST STORIES  Announces Adelaide Season and New Melbourne Dates Photo GHOST STORIES Announces Adelaide Season and New Melbourne Dates
by Stephi Wild - May 13, 2022

Global horror phenomenon GHOST STORIES will play at Adelaide's Dunstan Playhouse for a strictly limited four week season, from 6 to 31 December 2022.

Meet the Cast of HANGMEN on Broadway Photo Meet the Cast of HANGMEN on Broadway
by Stephi Wild - Apr 8, 2022

Directed by Matthew Dunster, Martin McDonagh's Hangmen begins previews tonight, Friday, April 8, 2022. The production opens on Thursday, April 21, 2022 at Broadway's Golden Theatre for a limited 10-week engagement. Meet the cast here!

Cast and Creative Team Announced For THE KITE RUNNER Photo Cast and Creative Team Announced For THE KITE RUNNER
by Stephi Wild - Mar 28, 2022

The cast and creative team for the Broadway-bound limited engagement of The Kite Runner at The Hayes Theater (240 West 44th Street) this summer.

BWW Review: DERREN BROWN: SHOWMAN, King's Theatre, Glasgow Photo BWW Review: DERREN BROWN: SHOWMAN, King's Theatre, Glasgow
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Mar 9, 2022

The multi award-winning master of mind control and psychological illusion, Derren Brown, is at his very best on stage. His one-man shows have received wide critical acclaim and more Olivier wins and nominations than any other in history!

The Playwrights Realm Presents Interactive Fundraiser PLAY ON WORDS Photo The Playwrights Realm Presents Interactive Fundraiser PLAY ON WORDS
by Stephi Wild - Mar 8, 2022

The Playwrights Realm (Founding Artistic Director, Katherine Kovner; Producing Director, Roberta Pereira) presents Play on Words, a one-night live-streamed festival of short new plays that culminates an initiative in which donors get to have a hand in writing and creating work (March 28 at 7pm ET).

CHICKEN & BISCUITS Sets Final Performance for November 28 Photo CHICKEN & BISCUITS Sets Final Performance for November 28
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 11, 2021

Producers of the Broadway play Chicken & Biscuits announced that the production will resume performances on Friday, November 19, 2021, before playing a final performance of its limited engagement at Circle in the Square Theatre (235 West 50th Street) on Sunday, November 28, 2021. 

Nick Jonas & Priyanka Chopra Jonas Join Broadway Producing Team of CHICKEN & BISCUITS Photo Nick Jonas & Priyanka Chopra Jonas Join Broadway Producing Team of CHICKEN & BISCUITS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 29, 2021

The new Broadway comedy that audiences are eating up, Douglas Lyons’ CHICKEN & BISCUITS, has announced that global superstars and entrepreneurs Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Nick Jonas have joined the producing team of the show, which is currently in previews at Circle in the Square Theatre.

Derren Brown Videos

VIDEO: Derren Brown Challenges The Showstoppers to Compose New Song in 24 Hours VideoVIDEO: Derren Brown Challenges The Showstoppers to Compose New Song in 24 Hours
by Stage Tube - Apr 28, 2020

Inspired by his dog, Doodle, two-time Olivier award-winning master of magic and illusion, Derren Brown is the latest star to challenge The Showstoppers to The 24 Hour Musical Theatre Song Challenge.

VIDEO: Derren Brown Reads Seth Meyers' Mind! VideoVIDEO: Derren Brown Reads Seth Meyers' Mind!
by Stage Tube - Nov 26, 2019

Derren Brown, who is currently on Broadway with his show  Derren Brown: Secret, stopped by Late Night with Seth Meyers on Monday night to show host Seth Meyers a mind-blowing trick with two cards and series of photographs!

VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda and Derren Brown Show Off Their Skills VideoVIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda and Derren Brown Show Off Their Skills
by Stage Tube - Oct 25, 2019

Derren Brown and Lin-Manuel Miranda recently showed off their skills for each other. Brown showed off a trick for Miranda, which was followed by a performance by Freestyle Love Supreme about what they had just witnessed.

VIDEO: Current Broadway Star Derren Brown Performs on LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN VideoVIDEO: Current Broadway Star Derren Brown Performs on LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN
by Stage Tube - Oct 14, 2019

Mentalist Derren Brown, who currently stars on Broadway in Derren Brown: Secret, stopped by Live with Kelly and Ryan on Monday to demonstrate some mind-blowing tricks with Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest.

VIDEO: Derren Brown Tricks Around with the Cast of HAMILTON VideoVIDEO: Derren Brown Tricks Around with the Cast of HAMILTON
by Stage Tube - Sep 23, 2019

From stage to screen, two-time Olivier Award winner Derren Brown has mesmerized millions worldwide with his unique brand of mind reading, persuasion, and psychological illusion. Now, he is taking Broadway by storm as his show Derren Brown: Secret opened to rave reviews this week. Derren recently stopped by the Richard Rodgers Theatre recently to have some fun with Nicholas Christopher (George Washington) and the cast of Hamilton. They couldn't believe their eyes and you won't either: click HERE to watch! After a sold-out, critically acclaimed run off-Broadway at the Atlantic Theater Company, Derren Brown: Secret has returned to Broadway with a spellbinding experience that dares us a?" in the most jaw-dropping way a?" to take a closer look at the stories and beliefs that guide our lives. Written by Andy Nyman, Derren Brown, and Andrew O'Connor, and directed by Andrew O'Connor and Andy Nyman, Derren Brown: Secret began previews on Friday, September 6 at the Cort Theatre (138 West 48th Street), and opened on Sunday, September 15. Derren Brown: Secret will play a strictly limited engagement through Saturday, January 4, 2020 only.

VIDEO: Derren Brown Plays Magical Version of 'Guess Who?' with Jimmy Fallon, Questlov VideoVIDEO: Derren Brown Plays Magical Version of 'Guess Who?' with Jimmy Fallon, Questlove
by Stage Tube - Sep 9, 2019

Psychological illusionist Derren Brown, who is currently on Broadway in his show Derren Brown: Secret, stopped by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on a special post-NFL Sunday night episode. Brown shows how he reads minds and influences people by playing a magical version of Guess Who? with host Jimmy Fallon and Questlove.

BWW TV: Watch a Magical Sneak Peek of DERREN BROWN: SECRET VideoBWW TV: Watch a Magical Sneak Peek of DERREN BROWN: SECRET
by TV - Press Previews - Aug 22, 2019

From stage to screen, two-time Olivier Award winner Derren Brown has mesmerized millions worldwide with his unique brand of mind reading, persuasion, and psychological illusion. Now, for the first time ever, this U.K. phenomenon and Netflix star brings his talents to Broadway. We got a special sneak peek today and you can check out a magical sneak peek  below!

BWW TV: Watch the Marquee Go Up For Derren Brown's SECRET VideoBWW TV: Watch the Marquee Go Up For Derren Brown's SECRET
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 21, 2019

Derren Brown is getting ready to bring his magic to Broadway's Cort Theatre where the marquee for his show Secret has just gotten the full treatment. Get a peek inside the process in the timelapse video below!

VIDEO: Mentalist Derren Brown Explores Psychological Manipulation in New TEDTalk VideoVIDEO: Mentalist Derren Brown Explores Psychological Manipulation in New TEDTalk
by Stage Tube - Jul 16, 2019

From stage to screen, two-time Olivier Award winner Derren Brown has mesmerized millions worldwide with his unique brand of mind reading, persuasion, and psychological illusion. Now, with beguiling feats of mind reading and suggestion, Derren Brown explores psychological manipulation and its implications for the human experience in a newly released TED Talk.

VIDEO: Netflix Shares the Official Trailer for DERREN BROWN: MIRACLE VideoVIDEO: Netflix Shares the Official Trailer for DERREN BROWN: MIRACLE
by Macon Prickett - Jun 14, 2018

Illusionist Derren Brown reinvents the concept of 'faith healing' through a series of stunts that debunk the confines of fear, pain, and disbelief. Derren Brown: Miracle is coming to Netflix on June 22.


Derren Brown Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Derren Brown been in?
Derren Brown has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Derren Brown been in?
Derren Brown has not appeared in the West End

How many shows has Derren Brown written?
Derren Brown has written 2 shows including Derren Brown: Secret (Author), Secret (Author).