London International Mime Festival 2023
The London International Mime Festival returns with four captivating theatre shows, featuring eccentric puppeteers, Olivier Award-winning performers, and the rising stars of Belgium’s acclaimed contemporary theatre scene. Plus, a film screening about a circus knife-thrower takes place in the cinema with a live piano accompaniment.
London International Mime Festival: TRIPTYCH
Belgium’s Olivier Award-winning dance-theatre innovators return with the UK premiere of their new and most ambitious production yet.
London International Mime Festival: Our Puppet Families
Join us for this pre-show talk with Cheryl Henson and Sarah Wright about how growing up in renowned family puppet companies led them to become ardent advocates for the art of puppetry.
London International Mime Festival: Bill's 44th
This poignant, puppet tragicomedy for grown-ups is a wordless spectacle about the ingenuity of the mind and having to make do for so long without the people we wished would surround us.
LIMF The Unknown + Live Music
Outrageous, lurid, haunting: this circus-set melodrama is one of the great silent films.
London International Mime Festival: Flesh
This UK début by rising stars of Belgium’s acclaimed contemporary theatre scene forces us to think about who we are and how much we need others.
London International Mime Festival: Famous Puppet Deaths
Enjoy an unrelenting sequence of tiny little puppet people in this charming, poignant and slightly eccentric show from these celebrated Canadian puppet masters.