Training at Atelier des Mimes

The Atelier draws it's sources from 2 areas:


mime corporel dramatique - Etienne Decroux technique.

the training in this artform will encompass technique, repertoire, improvisation and composition.  more infos →



the practice: lapin, la corde, offrande  -  daily rituals to tune in.
the sceleton: gammes, triple designs, annelées etc.  -  the basic grammar
the muscles: dynamo rhythms  -  dynamic progression of movement  -  the adjectives
the heart: contrepoids  -  the everlasting struggle of human kind: gravity and it's implications and application  -  the verbs
the soul: les modes de jeux  -  finetuned examination on the degree of stylisation and the performer's focus therin.  -  the unspeakable



figures, pieces et pas / marches -  concrete examples from Decroux' legacy.



applying the style & technique in the own creative process.



the queen of them all. When the sublime language enters into the physical conciousness.



the fundus of over 20 years of teaching.

a more playful approach, giving the strict technique some punk & punch.