Cuckoos to make a squawk at Wilderness Festival

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We will be flying off to the Oxfordshire countryside this weekend to perform both Driftwood and HUGe Nest on friday and saturday at Wilderness Festival! We will also be unveiling a new piece, “Birdesque”, at the Cabaret night in The Village Hall space saturday evening from 11.30pm – not for the faint hearted “twitcher”. Grab [...]

‘Driftwood’ at the event REPLY TO: PO BOX 49

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We are performing a site-specific version of our piece ‘Driftwood’ at the event REPLY TO: PO BOX 49 at Battersea Mess and Music Hall this week 11th -14th July. It’s a celebration of over 300 years of the lonely heart’s ad. It’s an experiential live theatre event which will be held in the delightful Battersea Mess [...]

Cuckoos egg hatches!

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After initial conception some months ago, The Galloping Cuckoos took it upon themselves to impregnate our amazing website designer with a wash of female metaphors and birdie images. After just 3 months of nurturing our baby in his electronic womb, on the 23rdof June 2012 he gave birth to our bright-eyed, long legged and tea-stained [...]

Driftwood…The story so far

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The Galloping Cuckoos have started their summer tour 2012 building on the success of the “HUG”e Nest in 2011. It has been a mystical, creative and fun journey creating this new interactive outdoor performance. Supported by Performing Arts Network Kent, Applause Outdoors and Arts Council England we have dropped anchor and are voyaging around the [...]

Cuckoos interview with with Pat Marsh

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An interview with us on BBC Radio Kent with Pat Marsh listen online here

Gemma Cuckoo’s article on arts and autism

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Gemma Cuckoo has just written an article about arts and autism have a good read of it here

development of the new show “Driftwood”

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Some creative writing for the development of the Cuckoos new show Driftwood by Lauren Cuckoo: We are all stragglers and wanderers united by our sense of discovery.  We are nomads; one by one we fell into each others lives and entwined ourselves like ivy, around each other; hoisting another roamer into our midst until we [...]

Article on Cuckoos in WOW Medway Magazine

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– read the article online here pages 14/15

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