Biography

 

Mick Corley is a full time children’s performer and educational entertainment specialist. An educational entertainment specialist is someone who not only understands how to entertain children, but educate them at the same time. Mick has a degree in communications. He is a professional mime, artist, actor, magician, clown and a variety show performer. Mick has performed educational programs in schools and libraries for over twenty years.

Mick Corley is also the Director of Texas Mime Theatre and has performed mime for many Houston arts organizations, including The Houston Symphony, Houston Grand Opera, Stages Repertory Theatre and Cimarron Winds.  Featured mime roles have included the title role in Texas Chamber Orchestra's production of
"The Soldier's Tale", and he participated in the world premiere of Philip Glass' "The Panther" with Houston Opera Studio.  At the University of Houston, Mick studied mime with Claude Caux as well as acting with Cecil Pickett and Sidney Berger.  He also has training in gymnastics, fencing, juggling and stage combat.