This workshop examines what lies at the heart of Told by an Idiot and explores liberating the performer and the importance of spontaneity
The Way of the Idiot
Commedia - Primarily a form that revels in the virtuosity of the actor, Told by an Idiot will take the participants on a journey over two days to unlock the performer’s most wild and spontaneous impulse.
If It's Bad Make It Worse
Using silent comedies as our inspiration this workshop looks at classic routines, slapstick, gags and pratfalls, and the elements needed to create funny physical routines
Building the Chaos
This provocative, challenging, and dynamic workshop led by Artistic Director Paul Hunter will throw the focus onto the performer and will examine what lies at the heart of TBAI's work.
Creating It, Owning It, Doing It
Led by Artistic Director Paul Hunter, a week-long workshop exploring some of the crucial aspects of directing a devised piece
The Role of the Director in the Devising Process
A 2 day workshop for writers and performers interesting in writing and the role of the writer in a collaborative process
The Role of the Writer in the Devising Process
A 2 day workshop looking at the role of the performer in the theatre, focussing on play, rhythm and liberating the performer.
Bigger Than Life
This intensive workshop inspired by My Perfect Mind looks at the notion of making theatre from real life experience.
It Happened To Me so it Must be Interesting
A 2 day workshop focussing on the company's unique approach to Shakespeare