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.
the pantomime school Taller de Mimo y Teatro Contemporáneo (1980),
the performing arts school – El Timbal (1981)
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.
"Mime gets a new meaning and quality once you see Carlos Marínez"
"To learn with Carlos Martínez was the best experience in my life I ever had!"
About the workshop
Title: Five words to make my silence better
Short description: The 5 words that helped me as a mime actor:
- Generosity (with colleagues, organizers, technicians…)
- Humour (with any topic)
- Work (before the stage, on the stage, after the stage)
- Respect (with the audience)
- Dressing room (Meeting yourself)
Length: 2 - 3 hours