Talking Birds


Pioneers of site-specific theatre, creators of Theatre of Place* and custodians of one of the most sought-after street acts in the UK (The Whale). Serial collaborators - most recently with Orchestra of the Swan on 'Ant & Cleo - The Musical', winner of ITVs The People's Millions, created with mainstream and SEN schools; and the National Trust for whom the company created The OakMobile, a travelling audience development adventure. A National Portfolio Organisation of ACE, Midlands.

"What other companies claim to be, Talking Birds are - true theatre poets" (Clive Barker)



  • Drama
  • Mixed Media
  • Musical Theatre
  • Opera


  • Community
  • New Writing
  • Site Specific
  • Street Arts
  • Young Peoples

Organisation Type

  • touring