Led by Artistic Directors Chris Mayo and Holly Mallett, Cuckoo Bang are committed to producing innovative & provocative theatre. We are a collective of actors, writers, musicians and practitioners working together to create bold, dynamic work with the best emerging talent in the country. With our ethos of exploration, limitless creativity and a firm dedication to new writing, Cuckoo Bang presents theatre that packs a punch.
Our debut production BETWEEN TEN AND SIX opened in November 2012 and went on to play at the Etcetera Theatre in Camden, the Leicester Square Theatre and the 2013 Brighton Fringe. Our second production IN MY HEAD a new mental health play by Chris Mayo debuted at The Proud Archivist in Hackney on the 9th November 2015 and then transferred to the Brockley Jack in May 2016 receiving a number of 4* reviews.
Our current production CHOOSERS a new play about homelessness by Holly Mallett debuted at The Etcetera Theatre in Camden on the 17th October 2016.
Aside from productions, CUCKOO BANG run workshops, networking events, corporate events, schools & higher education performances, new writing nights, rehearsed readings and much more.
CUCKOO BANG also run the Facebook group 'The Emerging Artists Guide UK' created as a hub of information for actors and theatre-makers to find useful opportunities within the industry. Join for free here .