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September 2021

Adventures in Mime: The Legacy of Mime Marcel Marceau

September 30
6:30 pm
Image of The Silent Language of the Soul: The Legacy of Mime Marcel Marceau

Twentieth-century mime master Marcel Marceau advanced the art of the ancient Greco-Roman mime storytellers, the improvisational actors of the Commedia dell’Arte, and the pantomime of Charlie Chaplin. in this presentation, Circus Smirkus founder Rob Mermin will explore the metaphors of mime technique—what Marceau called “the silent language of the soul”—and discuss Marceau’s particular influence on the world’s cultural history. Read More »

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