Told by an Idiot has been creating the unexpected since 1993. We take creative risks, tell universal stories and make theatre for anyone who breathes.

Naomi Wilkinson Award for Stage Design winner 2022

We are delighted to announce that Lulu Tam is the winner of the Naomi Wilkinson Award for Stage Design 2022.

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Author: Jennifer Holton

The Killing of Sister George

On at the New Vic, Newcastle-Under-Lyme from 21st April 2023. Tickets on sale from 2nd November 2022.

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Author: Jennifer Holton

Speechless

A 2-day Idiot exploration of making theatre without words with Paul Hunter, as part of the London International Mime Festival 2023

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Author: Jennifer Holton

Location: London Bubble,5 Elephant Lane, London

Stephen Harper - an Idiot with a capital 'I'

All of the Idiots are devastated to hear of the death of our comrade Stephen Harper. We will miss him greatly.

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Author: Jennifer Holton

Our impact

35874

people have seen our productions over the last 5 years 

85%

Of audiences surveyed between 2017-2020 said they would book to see Told by an Idiot again

5864

people engaged with Taught by an Idiot events and projects over the last 5 years

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