Having set two Guinness World Record titles with his previous sell-out live UK and Ireland tour, Professor Brian Cox, OBE is heading back out on the road with a brand new show for 2019, Professor Brian Cox Live 2019. The tour begins at Derby Arena on Thursday 7th February 2019, 8.00pm, Derby LIVE priority tickets go on sale to existing customers on Wednesday 25th October at 10.00am, general sale on Friday 27th October at 10.00am, available from derbylive.co.uk.

Taking audiences to the edge of our current understanding about the origin and evolution of our Solar System and the Universe, Professor Brian Cox Live 2019 offers a fascinating insight into the workings of nature at the most fundamental level. Whether an avid science reader or a total novice, Professor Cox makes challenging ideas accessible to all, exploring the vast, possibly infinite universe and our place within it from earth to the edges of the cosmos. Brian will once again be joined by co-host of The Infinite Monkey Cage and award-winning comedian Robin Ince to oversee an audience Q&A, giving fans the chance to ask any questions they have and making every show unique.

Press reviews from previous tour show – 2016-2017


“Cox proves – and it’s a consolation to learn – that our imaginations can still be put through gigantic paces.” – The Guardian

“It’s through great communicators like Brian Cox…that learning about the mysteries of the universe continues to be one of the great pleasures of life.” – Liverpool Echo

“Unmissable” –  Daily Record

“Is your brain hurting yet? Because mine certainly was, but in beautifully, mind-expanding sort of way…We came away with a new found of love of the basics of science and maths, and a thirst to learn more” – Express and Star

“Full of quirky moments, riveting experiences and some truly, truly abominably amazing information… If at all you get the opportunity to view this spectacular show, I heartily recommend it.” – Yorkshire Evening Post

Professor Brian Cox Live 2019 will be taking place at Derby Arena on Thursday 7th February 2019, doors 7.00pm show at 8.00pm. Priority tickets are available to existing Derby LIVE customers on Wednesday 25th October at 10.00am. General tickets go on sale with Derby LIVE on Friday 27th October at 10.00am, priced at £37 – £47. Under 16s will need to be accompanied by an adult. Tickets can be purchased through the Derby LIVE Box Office on 01332 255800 or online at derbylive.co.uk. They can also be purchased at the Sales and Information Centre, on the Market Place, Derby, DE1 3AH.

Image: Brian Cox Live – credit Nicky Sims