Told by an Idiot is a touring theatre company whose work is produced and presented in the UK and internationally.

We take creative risks, we tell universal stories and we include everyone.

The Strange Tale of Charlie Chaplin and Stan Laurel

Touring across the UK and in Luxembourg from November 2019 - March 2020.


Author: Jennifer Holton

The Silent Treatment

Our participation project in conjunction with 'The Strange Tale of Charlie Chaplin and Stan Laurel', across 2019-2020.


Author: Jennifer Holton

Location: Coventry,Plymouth,

Become a Supporter

You can become an Idiot along with us - and directly contribute to the creation of our work on and off stage.


Author: Jennifer Holton

Target amount: £0.00

Amount raised: £223.56

Our impact


Of audiences surveyed between 2016-2018 said they would book to see Told by an Idiot again


people have seen our productions over the last 5 years


Of attendees in 2018 gave our Artist Development workshops a rating of ★★★★★

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