Multi award-winning company The Paper Birds present their critically acclaimed, sell out show Thirsty.
Based on our nation’s love affair with alcohol, Thirsty weaves together real stories, memories and
booze-based confessions, collected from a ‘drunken hotline’ and an online questionnaire.
Fusing live music, verbatim text and stunning physical theatre, The Paper Birds explore the stories and
social repercussions of lost memories and gained traumas, bruised knees, uncontrollable laughter,
urine stained beds and sore heads, particularly focusing on the women waving the flag for ‘Booze-
A dynamic theatrical exploration delving beyond statistics, facts and figures, Thirsty looks to the faces
and the voices of everyone who likes a drink and asks why, as a nation, are we so thirsty?
Includes a post-show chat.