Fidget Theatre

Fidget Theatre is a new company specialising in playful, work for family audiences, led by co-Artistic Directors Ruth Cooper and Andrea Heaton. Their shows are made for people who Fidget!

Ruth is a theatre-maker specialising in work for children and young people. She has worked as Youth Programme Director for Theatre Company Blah Blah Blah, where her credits included national touring productions Dice by Mark Catley; Stuck by Mike Kenny and Ruby’s Walk. She recently directed Angel for Theatre Hullabaloo, described as “children’s theatre at its best” by British Theatre Guide. She is currently Artistic Director of Carriageworks Young Theatre Makers, a youth theatre creating new work with young people in Leeds.

After graduating from Lancaster University with a Contemporary Theatre Practice MA Andrea began her career performing with Imitating the Dog Theatre Company. She now has over 12 years experience as a practitioner specialising in participatory performance with companies including Tell Tale Hearts and Theatre Company Blah Blah Blah.

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