Criss Angel is getting a big present his holiday season. The Strip illusionist will make his way back to Planet Hollywood with a new version of Criss Angel: Mindfreak Live on Dec. 19.
Angel will produce the new show with Base Entertainment. It will feature some of Angel’s greatest illusions. 75 in fact including 20 never-before-seen effects. He plans to tell his life story using everything from pyrotechnics to LED effects, memorabilia and more.
“It’s amazing to be back home at Planet Hollywood, where I began Mindfreak in 2005. As that TV series changed the trajectory of magic on television, I believe my new show will do the same for live performance, creating a brand-new immersive experience that the world of entertainment has never had,” Angel said in a statement.
“Criss Angel’s groundbreaking new show Mindfreak is an entirely new approach to magic and solidifies Planet Hollywood’s reputation as a premier destination for the absolute best in live entertainment in Las Vegas,” said Jason Gastwirth, president of entertainment at Caesars Entertainment, said in a statement.
Criss Angel: Mindfreak Live will run Wednesdays through Sundays.
Angel’s 10-year run at the Luxor ends on October 28.
Stay tuned for more details.