Archive

Mimbre was invited by Maria Grazia Chiuri, Creative Director of the Dior women's collections, to participate in the spring-summer 2019 haute couture show at Paris Fashion Week. 18 female acrobats took to the runway for the specially commissioned and choreographed performance for Christian Dior’s Spring...

A dazzling, immersive winter experience for Shakespeare’s New Place, Stratford-upon-Avon.   For winter 2018, Mimbre were commisioned by the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust to shine a light on the women of Shakespeare’s plays in a visually enthralling spectacle performed in the contemporary gardens of Shakespeare’s New Place.   Step into...

If I Could I Would is a fast-paced piece of physical theatre featuring virtuoso acrobatics, imagination and humour that recognises it sometimes takes a superhuman effort to rise above the relentless demands of everyday urban life.   An all-female cast play an array of familiar characters in...

Flying Home is a 10 minute piece featuring dizzying acrobatics and flight (if you're willing to believe). It is an extract from our outdoor show If I Could I Would – a physical re-imagination of a day where you could freeze the baddies, save the day...

A woman sits on a bench and watches the world pass by….   Bench is a small and beautiful acrobatic performance about the everyday theatre and dance of life. Loneliness and happiness, bag-ladies and runaway brides, spell-binding moments mixed with the comic and ordinary – a reflection on...

The Chatting Ladies is a 10 minute piece – featuring dizzying acrobatics. It is an extract from our show Bench – a small and beautiful acrobatic performance about the everyday theatre and dance of life.   The extract is performed by three acrobats, is portable and suitable for any...

A physical tale of four women and what makes them who they are. There is no such thing as a perfect body, but each one is extraordinary. From the UK’s premier all female street theatre company, using acrobatics, dance and humour, Falling Up celebrates the...

Rooted in a timeless and peculiar world, Until Now is a beautifully improbable acrobatic adventure, with a little magic and a few surprises.   Directed by Leandre Ribero (of Leandre and Claire) a poetic universe is fashioned from joyful flips and harmonious balances to speak of journeys, good-byes...

Clinging between past and future, the bridge has been destroyed and rebuilt a thousand times. A young woman is caught in its history; another one desperately needs to get across. But the stubborn bridge-keeper stands in their way and will try to stop them, no...

From their first tentative movement to fearless somersaults, three characters play a game of hide and seek, weaving a beautiful tapestry of acrobatics and dance. Eyes sparkle and feet fly. The visual beauty and humour of this piece communicates to a wide and varied audience.   Inspired...