On his first trip to the library, the mime discovers an infinite volume of books. As he respectfully pokes around between the book covers ...
Time to Celebrate
A journey in time and the ephemeral condition of life: accompanying an elderly timekeeper while he reminisces on his existence.
A front row seat: looking over God's shoulder to experience the loading process of an entire safari into Noah's Ark.
Everyday scenes carved by hand. Carlos Martínez performs classic pieces such as "The Pocket Watch".
Not everyone has the same opportunities or the same rights. This program gives them a voice.
A man lost in the desert. Without water, under the blazing sun. A passionate adventure begins.
An Evening with
An evening with Carlos Martínez prepares the way for the most surprising encounters.
Crafted specifically for each event, MimoLogos is an engaging program of words intermingled with silence where Carlos Martínez performs without makeup.
Tutorials and Workshops.
World of Body Language.
Beside his purely mime workshops, Carlos Martínez offers seminars on stage presence and body language. Among participants in his seminars are volunteers from NGOs (such as Red Cross), teachers and professors in schools and universities, doctors, people in business, diplomats and orchestra directors. Very diverse professionals coincide in valuing the singularity of the experience: being part of a workshop or seminar with Carlos Martínez opens up new horizons… far beyond the boundaries of language.
The new Vitamimo program marks a milestone in the life of the actor, celebrating 40 years on stage as a professional mime. In the first part Carlos Martínez presents three stories from his shows «Books without Words», «Mirage» and «Time to Celebrate». In the second half of the program Carlos Martínez removes his white mask and speaks! He will entertain us with the same sense of humor and humanity, timing and surprise he brings to his mime. And for the first time, the audience uses their mobile phones to vote for the pieces to be performed in the second part of the program, making every evening unique.
Carlos Martínez was born the 30th September, 1955 in Pravia (Asturias), Spain. At the age of 12, he moved to Barcelona and soon discovered his love for the dramatic arts while working in neighbourhood theatre. He attended the pantomime school Taller de Mimo y Teatro Contemporáneo (1980), the performing arts school – El Timbal (1981) and studied under professors such as Manuel Carlos Lillo and Jorge Vera (1982 – 1987). From 1982 onwards, Carlos Martínez has worked professionally as a mime actor creating a world of gestures that combines his Mediterranean spirit and humour with precise technique and rhythm.Read more