is a student of Marcel Marceau, and is inspired by the work of Charlie Chaplin, Stan Laurel, and Shields & Yarnelle. He mixes a unique style of silent interactive performing with a delicate touch of humor, for a joyUNSPEAKABLE performance. As a mime, Mark is able to capture his audience with a full range of human emotions as well as precise skilled mime illusions. As a living statue, Mark has an incredible ability to strike motionless, yet animated, action poses. It can be said that Mark is a master of silent communication.
In over 30 years of professional experience, Mark has performed and instructed at every level of education, from pre-K through college. A few notable professional performances include the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade, winning the Maxwell House Talent Show, and a performance for President Ronald Reagan.
Mark offers four shows that address Ohio content standards (three in mime and one as Uncle Sam). He also offers interactive strolling performances, including mime, living statues and characters. Mark is available for schools, fairs, festivals, libraries, corporate and private events.
Here is what others have said about Mark:
'I have never seen such command of the audience.' viewing artist
'My students were glued the entire program.' elementary teacher
'Come work with me.' Marcel Marceau