The Finch Formerly Known As Gold

23 September 2007

The quiet man

"Do not the most moving moments of our lives find us without words?"

Marcel Marceau, whose lithe gestures and pliant facial expressions revived the art of mime and brought poetry to silence, died Saturday in Paris, French media reported. Former assistant Emmanuel Vacca announced the death on France-Info radio, but gave no details about the cause. (AP link here.)

Wizbang's Jay Tea is observing a moment of silence.

Posted at 9:30 AM to Almost Yogurt


revived the art of mime

May he...

Posted by: McGehee at 3:15 PM on 23 September 2007

I dunno, shouldn't a mime get a moment of sound?

Posted by: Mister Snitch! at 9:11 PM on 23 September 2007