Coming to the Colonial Theatre on Friday, July 16, Marc Salem will unlock people’s secrets and dare you to guess how he does it.
Mind Games is a captivating excursion into the power and possibilities of the human mind. Using psychological techniques, a sharp eye, a quick wit and twenty years of training, Marc Salem engages the audience in a series of mesmerizing and mystifying mind games. Through the course of these interactive exercises, Salem unlocks the minds of audience members while challenging them to figure out his own secrets.
Marc Salem has been a student of the human mind for over thirty years. As an academic he holds advanced degrees from the University of Pennsylvania and New York University, and has been on faculty of several major universities for close to two decades. He is considered one of the world’s foremost authorities on non-verbal communication.
How the mind creates reality and meaning has been his major focus. As a researcher Professor Salem has traveled the globe exploring the mind and its potential. He was a director of research at Children’s Television Workshop, the producers of Sesame Street studying the development and nature of the mental process. As an entertainer Marc has performed around the world, astounding and entertaining millions. His show Mind Games has had two extended runs on Broadway to both critical and popular acclaim.
Of course, this is the sort of popular entertainment that amuses the masses who eat up his flip trickery. He has been featured on the The O’Reilly Factor, The Montel Williams Show, The Maury Povich Show, CNN, and has been a frequent guest on Live with Regis and Kelly. He has had two network television specials, with published two books: The Six Keys to Unlock and Empower Your Mind: Spot Liars & Cheats, Negotiate Any Deal to Your Advantage, Win at the Office, Influence Friends, & Much More and Mark Salem’s Mind Games: A Practical Step-By-Step Guide to Developing Your Mental Powers. Marc has also completed three sell-out seasons in London. He is a regular guest on Court TV, and was also profiled on 60 Minutes by Mike Wallace.
Marc Salem and Mind Games will arrive in the Berkshires to take to the stage of the Colonial on July 16 at 8PM. Tickets are $35 and can be purchased in person at the Colonial Ticket Office at 111 South Street Monday-Friday 10AM-5PM, performance Saturdays 10AM-2PM, by calling (413) 997-4444 or online at www.thecolonialtheatre.org