Build a Better World! Comic mime Robert Rivest entertains audiences of all ages while joyfully motivating them to build a better inner and outer world. Using mime, comedy, and interactive playfulness, Robert shares mindful ways that we can work together to build a brighter, kinder, future. This fun family show is full of audience participation! In addition to Robert’s humorous and inspirational mime stories on how to build a better world, everyone will learn cool mime movements, awesome laughter exercises and calming mindfulness activities. Together, we will act out exciting characters and stories highlighting the summer theme: Taking Care of the Earth and Each Other with Kindness. We end with an interactive mime “poem” about the joys of reading and having fun at the library. Pure fun! Pure joy!
"I love programs that entertain parents as much as they do children, and Robert Rivest's show definitely accomplished that goal. His unique mixture of mime and comedy along with a strong pro-library message, completely engaged our diverse audience."
-Patty Falconer, Hampstead Public Library, NH
Build a Better World x 3! Robert's build a better world summer 2017 programs have three age appropriate variations for:
1. Children/Family: Build a better inner and outer world with Humor, Kindness and Mindfulness (Can also highlight Architecture, Building, Construction)
2. Teens: Building Better Friendships with character improv, mime and mindfulness.
3. Adults/Seniors: Building a Better Inner & Outer World with stress relief techniques, mindfulness, movement and imagery.
Robert is great at helping people celebrate reading, their library and their lives. He creates a positive, shared library experience that is full of laughter and joy. The number one comment that Robert hears from librarians after his program is, "Everyone came out looking so happy and joyful."
These popupar library shows are also available:
Learn, Laugh, and Let Go: An Interactive Stress Relief Show! Robert Rivest takes a humorous look at modern day stress and what we can do about it. He shares easy to follow stress relief strategies that allow everyone to get back to work, school, or home, feeling calm and refreshed. More
Mindfulness in Motion Robert Rivest's "Mindfulness in Motion" school programs help teach the basics of mindfulness in a fun, entertaining way. Robert is a great presenter, he shares simple stories and humorous tales that bring mindfulness principles to life . More
Healthy Choices - Healthy Lives is a high-energy comedy program in which health and humor go hand in hand. Robert Rivest's humorous insights connect deeply with children, teens, and adults moving them to make mindful choices about food, exercise, entertainment and safety. More
Laughter is the Best Medicine: Highlights the best of Robert Rivest's 20 year career as a master mime performer, comic actor and improv artist. Through humorous mime stories, spoken word physical comedy and a zany cast of characters, Robert Rivest transforms an empty stage into pure hilarity!More
Science in Motion! is a mesmerizing blend of comedy and science that enthralls both children and adults. Robert Rivest, comically explores how scientists and artists see the world around us. More
Robert Rivest is an internationally admired performer and teacher. He is a renowned comic mime artist, an accomplished health, literacy and stress relief educator, a gifted laughter yoga teacher and an engaging public speaker. Since 1990 Robert Rivest has given over 7,000 presentations in Europe, Asia, Africa and across the U.S. His mission is to use mindfulness, laughter and the performing arts to bring health and happiness to individuals and organizations around the world.
Spread joy and laughter @ your library with Comic Mime Robert Rivest
6/14 6pm, Shelton, CT “Build a Better World”
6/15 9:30am, Morristown, NY “Build a Better World”
6/17 11am, Arlington, MA “Build a Better World”
6/17 3:30pm, Terryville, CT “Build a Better World”
6/19 6:30pm, Meriden, CT “Build a Better World”
6/21 3pm, Stratford, CT “Build a Better World”
6/21 6pm, Ridgefield, CT “Build a Better World”
6/22 11:15am, Abington, MA “Build a Better World”
6/22 4pm Milton, MA “Build a Better World”
6/23 11am, Easton, CT “Build a Better World”
6/23 2pm, Weston, CT “Build a Better World”
6/24 2pm Woodbury, CT “Build a Better World”
6/27 6:30pm Willimantic, CT “Build a Better World”
6/28 6pm Cumberland, ME “Build a Better World”
6/29 6:30pm, Old Saybrook, CT “Laughter Yoga for Families”
6/30 2:30 pm New Haven, CT “Comic Mime” Private Camp
Check not only the “AVAILABLE” dates, but also all of the opportunities to BLOCK BOOK Robert can do 3 shows a day!
Several Dates AVAILABLE
7/12 1pm, New Durham, NH “Build a Better World”
7/17 6pm, Wethersfield, CT “Build a Better World”
7/18 1pm, Ballston Lake, NY, “Science in Motion”
7/25 7pm Broommall PA, “Build a Better World”
Several Dates AVAILABLE
8/9 2pm & 6pm Hatbro, PA, “Build a Better World”
8/13-14 North Carolina Laughter Yoga Leader Training
8/19 All Day, Montreal, Canada “Mindfulness, Expression & Laughter”