‘To be silly is quite an art’ | Mime school

Sean Smith / The Guardian

“Early on in mime school, I hit a brick wall. It’s about 6ft high and the width of my outstretched arms, but you can still see my shiny, plum-faced embarrassment through it.”

As part of London international mime festival, I was sent to mime school with renowned mime artist Nola Rae, testing just how much embarrassment I was willing to brave to keep my job. I ended up loving it.

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