Ten years ago, on September 22nd one of the greatest mimes of all times, Marcel Marceau has left this world. This is day of sadness for all the people around the world that respected him and his work and for some of us that were fortunate to now him and learn from him.
That is why we are marking this day in peaceful ways and celebrating the day Marcel Marceau was born, March 22nd as the World Mime Day.
World Mime Organisation wants to thank Mrs. Patrizia Iovine our member from Italy for the article she wrote www.sipario.it and she has allowed us to publish it in its original form in Italian on WMO website. Mrs.Patrizia Iovine is the author of a book "Marcel Marceau - The Poetry of the Motion".
Il 22 settembre 2007 si spegneva a Cahors, all’età di 84 anni, il mimo Marcel Marceau. Un artista deciso a raccontare la vita in silenzio, su un palcoscenico nudo, popolato da personaggi creati dalla sua stessa fantasia. Un [ ... ]
We would like to inform you that on July 17th at approximately 17:30 (5:30PM Spanish time) in Segovia, Spain during the 35th ITI World Congress the World Mime Organisation became an official partner of the International [ ... ]
On the occasion of the 10 years since Marcel Marceau left us World Mime Organisation has decided to say THANK YOU to those who enriched our art, our profession and our lives through mime in the past century and are still with us, working, inspiring, teaching, [ ... ]
Dear mime friends,
World Mime Organisation is opening its web site to all the Official Members in good standing to use it as a promotional tool for their projects.
Please send us all the news with photos, videos and other illustrations [ ... ]
The World Mime Organisation has decided to present the "Special WMO Award for the outstanding contribution to the art of mime" to professor Stanislaw Brosowski of the Stockholm Academy of Dramatic Arts.
In his youth professor Brosowski worked [ ... ]
This years “World Mime Day Wiki Edit-a-Thon” (Mime on Wikipedia Marathon) event is actually not a single event happening in one place but many events in many countries and each event in each country should be organised by a local person [ ... ]