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Prague – Warsaw – Berlin 23/9/2019 - MIME FEST! 17 – 21 September 2019  8th annual international Mime Festival in Polička. MIME MUST GO ON!
The grand finals were spectacular again! 23/9/2019 - Thanks to all performers and great audience! 8th MIME FEST is over!We look forward to seeing you at MIME FEST 2020!MIME MUST GO ON!
Swing, magic and circus skills. 23/9/2019 - Thank you to Dan Marques a Anaelle Molinario for their lovely performance LAVO TA NOVO!
And who, you might ask, is behind the months-long preparation of MIME FEST? 23/9/2019 - A great big thank you goes to the production department, namely Petra Jilkova , Marie Jílková, Simona Cacková, Ila Hájková, the irreplaceable technicians: Karlos Šimek, Jan Hugo Hejzlar, Michal Kříž, Jiří Čermák, Lukáš Zrůst, Anton Eliaš, Jiří Švec, Alois Koláček and, of course, the one and only Radim Vizvary, the festival director and dramaturg!
Finally, we would also like to thank all of the volunteers and festival fans 23/9/2019 - Finally, we would also like to thank all of the volunteers and festival fans who were always ready to help make each and every day of MIME FEST a great experience for all. We greatly appreciate your help!
Preparations for the final MIME EVENING, the festival grand finale, are in full swing! ⭐️🌈🏆🌠🎊 21/9/2019 - The best of Mime Fest! A selection of the very best of this year’s festival. For one night on one stage, a unique program will showcase the mimes, performers and clowns that have came to Polička this year.
A very special thank you goes to the festival catering department 21/9/2019 - A very special thank you goes to the festival catering department: MIME FEST is thus not only a physical theatre festival, it has in fact become a food festival in its own right!Compliments to the chef Margita and all of her kitchen assistants: Vlastík, Simonka, Zdena. Andrea a Kamila.
CARLOS DIAZ LEON (RCH): NEUTRAL MASK 21/9/2019 - We are very pleased that CARLOS DIAZ LEON (RCH) was one of the teacher of workshop at MIME FEST. Carlos Diaz Leon, a Chilean actor, director and educator has devoted over 15 years to Neutral Mask. His workshops have been given at Binghamton University or New York University in Manhattan and in Abu Dhabi.  The... Read More
Workshop with BARTOŁOMIEJ OSTAPCZUK (PL): THE ACTOR IN MIME THEATER 21/9/2019 - Bartłomiej Ostapczuk offers a method of modern pantomime acting that enables actors to clearly present the flow of ideas in monologues, dialogues or messages, which is then used in the creative process. “Pantomime is not only theater without words, it is theater that operates beyond words, giving the actor unlimited possibilities of expression.“ (Bartłomiej Ostapczuk)
SUMAKO KOSEKI (JAP):I MET MYSELF 21/9/2019 - Sumako Koseki calls Butoh dance an expression and movement that emerges on the edge, from a state of urgency and the basic needs of life.