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Marcel Marceau dies aged 84

By • Sep 24th, 2007 • Category: Also Visit, News

Marcel Marceau, who revived the art of mime and brought poetry to silence, has died. He was 84.

“Never get a mime talking. He won’t stop.” – Marcel Marceau

Full story at the Gaurdian Unlimited.

I know that we don’t usually share news from around the world; but I loved watching Marcel Marceau on TV. The art of mime and clowning is something I would love to learn; but I have the feeling that mime is something you can’t learn, you just do.

BBC Interview with Marcel Marceau

A collection of clips

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