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This year, Mimbre will be touring our new outdoor production Lifted, as well as other commissions and exciting projects. Find out where to next catch us here.   21st January Dior Spring-Summer Haute Couture Show 2019 | Paris, France | Dream Parade   6th April Illumiland | Spalding, UK | Fierce Katherine   2nd...

Mimbre's new outdoor production Lifted is a collection of funny, poetic and surprising moments, which explore in different ways what it means when one body is carried by another. Or when one person carries two people. Or when a person doesn’t want to be carried....

BUMP is a short film by filmmaker Arthur Le FOL and Mimbre, which challenges and deconstructs social expectations around people’s bodies during pregnancy.   Joint artistic director Silvia wanted to show how pregnancy and movement can happily coexist. BUMP celebrates pregnant people’s bodies, and dispels the myths...

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 commissioned 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...

In this new project Mimbre would like to explore personal stories about belonging and roots, and investigate past and present relationships with home. This project is part research and part performance where we work directly with communities to explore and gather personal stories on home.   The...

Step into the moment where an explosion has been frozen in time, the remnants of a big top caught mid-air – with everything from circus ring, sequins and fairground horses suspended above ground.   Featuring a breath-taking mix of acrobatics, surprising aerial feats and masterful juggling, The Exploded...

Mimbre were commissioned by the Royal Shakespeare Company to create an outdoor performance celebrating the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's legacy.  The show premiered at Stratford-Upon-Avon on 23rd April 2016 and was invited back for the Birthday celebrations in April 2017. It was also performed at FETA festival in Gdansk in...

Follow us into a world where magic, mystery and adventure reach out into the every day, and where nothing – not even gravity – can hold us down. Mimbre's World guides you on this journey through the woods, ballrooms and darkest corners of Mimbre’s breath-taking world....

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...