Education and Artistic Director

Co-founder of Circomedia, Bim has been a professional performer and director since 1978. He’s worked with the pioneering circus-theatre groups Kaboodle and Mummer & Dada. Bim’s devised work has won three Fringe First Awards at Edinburgh: Talking Pictures (1989), and Rejects Revenge (1995 and 1997). As well as a performer, Bim is one of Britain’s leading mask makers. He created the Bigheads in 2003, a provocative street theatre piece that toured around the world. His writing work includes his own Street Theatre (1992), Provocation in Popular Culture (2015) and chapters on Lecoq, Bouffon, Street Theatre and Sean Gandini.