Brian Hook, Hartshorn-Hook Enterprises (UK)
Brain Hook is co-founder of Hartshorn-Hook Enterprises, a group of live entertainment management companies.
They have produced over 130 productions across five continents, including the Olivier and multi-LADCC Award-winning Rotterdam (Arts, 59E59 in New York and Skylight in Los Angeles); DreamWorks’ Madagascar - the Musical (UK tour); Urinetown (Apollo); American Idiot (Arts and UK tour) and Woody Sez (Arts). In 2019, their new actor-musician production of Amélie toured the UK prior to its West End run in The Other Palace, and Rotterdam returned to the UK and USA.
Immersive theatre credits include: Doctor Who – Time Fracture: a new Immersive experience; the Wolf of Wall Street, playing in London since September 2019; The Great Gatsby, the UK’s longest-ever-running immersive production (London Bridge & West End); NeverLand (VAULT Festival); the dinner-theatre A Christmas Carol with food from Gingerline – Flavourology; and Richard II, performed in the House of Commons.
The company have also opened the world's first dedicated immersive theatre venue, IMMERSIVE|LDN in Mayfair, London, which comprises four performance and event spaces and The Lucky Club, a concept cocktail bar and streetwear fashion brand outlet.