Mimbre Acrobats

Mimbre Acrobats

Charity information

Mimbre Acrobats

Mimbre is a female-led company creating nuanced, breathtaking and highly-skilled acrobatic theatre.

We use circus and dance innovatively as a physical language to illuminate human connections and promote a positive image of women.

Founded 2000

  • Mission statement

    Mimbre is a female-led company creating nuanced, breathtaking and highly skilled acrobatic theatre.

    We use circus and dance innovatively as a physical language to illuminate human connections and promote a positive image of women.

    With an artistic voice that is physical and accessible, Mimbre build relationships with broad, non-traditional audiences and participants, creating unexpected moments in unusual spaces and reclaiming some beauty within the urban environment.

    Our performances and participation programme reach beyond social, financial and cultural boundaries and find fresh ways to engage, encourage and inspire people, showing that the impossible can be possible on a local, national and international level.

  • Aims

    Mimbre Acrobats aims to:

    • We are committed to street theatre and work in unconventional settings, creating moments of the unexpected and reclaiming some beauty in the urban environment .
    • We aim to champion the development of the art of circus in London and the UK through extensive artistic research, skill sharing and collaborative work across art forms.
    • We support the next generation of creative artists, with a strong local programme for young people in Hackney, and professional development opportunities for emerging and established artists.
  • Overview

    Established: January 2000

    Registered Charity Number: 1153310

    Board members: 5

    Full time staff: 4

    Part time staff: 3

    Volunteers: 5

    Phone number: 02076131068

    Address: Unit 1, The Energy Centre, Bowling Green Walk N1 6AL

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