Doug Segal - Mind
Specialising in: Close-up
Magic, After Dinner Cabaret, Mind Reading
Parties, Dinners, Trade Shows & Exhibitions
Hannah Oldman of Old Man Managment 07919 417254
Are you looking for an astonishing stage performer of the highest
calibre for your corporate entertainment? A charismatic after dinner
speaker who can energise and enthral even the most jaded conference
delegate? Extraordinary intimate entertainment for a party that your
guests will talk about for months after? A fresh contemporary
alternative to a close-up magician? You’ve just found the
Comedy mind reader Doug performs around the world at Corporate
events, Theatres, Comedy clubs, Universities, Arts Festivals, as
well as, conference hosting and awards ceremony hosting.
There's nothing spooky about what Doug does - everything he does is
achieved though application of principles learned in his previous
career spent working in Advertising Agencies: Persuasion techniques,
along with those two key advertising skills – Cheating and Lying.
And unlike every other act of his kind – He teaches the audience how
to do it to!
• WINNER – Best Cabaret Brighton Fringe 2012
• WINNER – Three Weeks Editors Award for being one of the ten best
things (out of 2,700) at Edinburgh Fringe 2012
• BBC One – Two live 10min spots on BBC ONE New Years Live with
Natasha Kaplinski & Claire Balding. The audience of 9.5 million live
viewers is a record for any performer of this type in the UK
• BBC3 Mischief – Together with presenter Becca Wilcox Doug
performed a live show and tricked an audience of students into
giving up all of their darkest secrets on camera.
• Two sell out UK tours
• Two sell out nights headlining the comedy and cabaret section of
The Hull Freedom Festival 2012
• Three sell out runs at the Edinburgh Fringe.
• Predicting the results of the 2012 Olympics on BBC Scotland
• Nippon TV – “London Entertains”. A Japanese showcase of the best
UK stage acts.
• RTL5 – Holland’s highest rating chat show Jensen! Doug is a
regular guest on the show which has made him well known and popular
in Holland despite not speaking a word of Dutch! One of Doug’s
appearances on Robert’s chat show “Jensen!“ was described as the
“….best TV moment on Dutch TV in 2007” by a Dutch TV reviewer.
Reviews & Quotes:
Sunday Express ★★★★★ “Simply brilliant!”
Evening Standard “Imagine if Derren Brown was funny”
Metro “Enter Doug Segal, one of the funnier and more entertaining
Edinburgh Evening News: ★★★★ " a show that leaves people open
mouthed with astonishment & on their feet"