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Mimes get the silent treatment

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Troupe member from The Mime Company of Chicago performs a piece titled "Mannequin." (Photo By Ross Martens)


Members of the The Mime Company perform a piece titled "Seasons" which portrays a tree in its cycle through the changing seasons (Photo By Ross Martens)

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With little call for mimes, silent performers are applying their skills to other art forms and to educating a new generation of mimes to keep the craft alive.