carre2  The companies and artists who recognize themselves in the Arts of Mime and Movement practice a type of theater whose dramaturgy is essentially based on the body in motion.


This "label" groups together the theater of gesture, mime, visual theater, body mime, movement theater, pantomime, body theater, physical theater, dance theater, among others.


Our collective works to showcase the contemporary creative diversity of these arts. You will find here a short presentation of the work of the collective's members as well as details of the companies' current performances. You can download it using the following link:


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Théâtre Diagonale - Collectif des arts du mime et du geste   Casus DélireThéâtre Diagonale
Artistic direction: Esther Mollo
Country : Hauts-de-France ( France)

Esther Mollo, Director of the Théâtre Diagonale company has trained in physical Theatre and dance. She graduated from the Ecole Internationale de Mimodrame Marcel Marceau (Marcel Marceau Mime International School) then she studied with former assistants of Etienne Decroux: Ivan Bacciocchi, Corinne Soum, Tom Lebhart, Jean Asselin, Denise Boulanger and with the Théâtre Du Mouvement (Movement Theatre)
The human body is at the center of all creations being the pieces, the research and the workshops presented by Théâtre Diagonale.
Since 2009, the company is exploring new artistic fields such as the dialog between the corporeal and the immaterial, between the body and new technologies.
Thanks to interactive devices, the actors’ bodies and objects in motion become a surface for projection and interaction