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

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Author: Jennifer Holton

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Black Lives Matter

We commit to supporting Black Lives Matter and playing our part in challenging the power base of British theatre.


Author: Jennifer Holton

The Silent Treatment

Our devising and film-making project with underrepresented theatre makers, inspired by the visual language of silent movie comedy and our production 'The Strange Tale of Charlie Chaplin and Stan Laurel' Click to find out more


Author: Jennifer Holton

Location: Coventry,Plymouth,

Our impact


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


people have seen our productions over the last 5 years


Of attendees in 2019 gave our Artist Development workshops a rating of ★★★★★

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