Come along and immerse yourself in the world of a Mime. Learn from renowned Mime artist Rod Lara whose career expands 24 years in theatre, film & TV.

Learn all the techniques of becoming a mime – particularly special as this year marks 100 years since the birth of Marcel Marceau.

Whether you are an actor or just curious, Rod’s workshops are fun and interactive and will be kept to small numbers to ensure each participant receives the best attention.

You have the opportunity to attend this 1-hour masterclass on Saturday 8 or Sunday 9 July. Don’t miss out!

This is an ALL AGES event.


This Masterclass is being held as part of the 2023 Bastille Day French Festival, proudly presented by Peugeot.

Swap your beanie for a beret and come down to the iconic Queen Victoria Market’s Sheds C & D this Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th July for the annual Bastille Day French Festival. Everyone’s favourite celebration of all things French in Melbourne is back in 2023 with our most authentic feel yet in this new venue.

The Bastille Day French Festival of Melbourne will transport you to a classic wintry French town square and mark the start of the celebrations in the lead up to the French National Day.

A winter market packed with local French-Australian businesses, mouth-watering French cuisine, dazzling artists and performers, a ticketed program filled with Les Lumières talks, Walking Tours and masterclasses, right in the heart of the city! All with the delicious scent of croissants floating through the air. We will also have our Online Program in full swing so if you can’t join us in person, join us online for a range of live crosses to France, in conversations, musical delights and more! Join us in person or online, as the joie de vivre returns this July.


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Date: Sat 8 July 2023 - Sun 9 July 2023


Multicultural Hub 506 Elizabeth Street Melbourne, VIC 3000