'CHARLATAN' CHARMS HOLLYWOOD FRINGE WITH HISTORIC TRICKERYview show |
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MAY 12, 2017
“Charlatan: Secrets of the Victorian Psychics”
Produced by Scalding Tea Productions
LOS ANGELES , CA – Dr Mark Gasson, British Neuroscientist and Guinness World Record holder by day, makes his United States debut by delving into the murky world of Victorian fakery, trickery and fraud. ‘Charlatan’ uncovers the scams and shams of the Victorian Psychics by bringing them back to life for a modern audience and revealing how we are still hardwired to believe against our rational judgement the lies and half-truths.
‘Charlatan’ is fueled by psychology and deception and relies on interaction with the audience to create unbelievable events that we choose to believe nonetheless.
6201 Santa Monica Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90038
Total Run Time: 1 hour
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