Legacy Tapes Published 11 December 2019

The Legacy Tapes: Paul Hunter

As part of her ongoing series exploring ideas of legacy in theatre, Rebecca Atkinson-Lord interviews Paul Hunter, artistic director of Told by an Idiot.

Rebecca Atkinson-Lord

“In this country you get labelled very quickly, and we fell under the banner of physical theatre, which we always found slightly ludicrous, being firmly of the belief that all theatre is physical.”

Paul Hunter, artistic director of Told by an Idiot, talks to Rebecca Atkinson-Lord about the company’s origins, clowning, and making work collaboratively.


Rebecca Atkinson-Lord is a contributor to Exeunt Magazine



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