Robert Newman

The Brain Show


After volunteering for a brain-imaging experiment meant to locate the part of the brain that lights up when you’re in love, Rob emerges with more questions than expected,  and seeking answers takes Rob from Hawaiian Bobtail Squid to Alan Turing in a fortune-teller’s tent.


‘The Brain Show is a delight’ Daily Telegraph

‘During the show Newman wears a large flashing helmet to demonstrate his brain activity during a study of guilt…. skillfully done… hilarious… Delightfully eccentric throughout… ‘ Nature

**** Guardian

‘Newman combines proper scientific argument with dazzling shafts of wit’   Times.

‘Amazing’ Time Out