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We’re looking for FIVE CommUNITY Activists

Body Politic is touring our latest production THEM to venues across the UK this spring. THEM is a hop hop dance theatre production with a driving electronic score which delves into the aftermath and mental health of three young women who have experienced misogyny, sexual violence or abuse. 

We’re looking for five CommUNITY Activists to support us to reach and engage individuals and community groups from your local area who may be exposed to or impacted by the themes contained in THEM. 

This short-term, paid role would suit individuals who enjoy networking and anyone who wants to contribute to conversations currently affecting young people aged 14+.  You don’t need a background in dance (although this would be helpful). Nor do you need any previous experience. We’re more interested in your passion, enthusiasm and ideas to encourage young people and groups who wouldn’t normally engage with the arts to come to see THEM. 

Please apply if you live, study or work near these venues and are available to work with us in the period leading up to and including the date of the performance. These are:


1st March, The Core, Corby 

24th March, Aberystwyth Arts Centre 

6th April, Pegasus Theatre, Oxford *On Sale Soon

14th April, Derby Theatre *On Sale Soon

22nd April, Riley Theatre, Leeds

It’s easy to apply. We just need a copy of your current CV, your social media handles and contact details of a referee. 

What commitment do we need from you? To work flexibly for an equivalent of 3 days @ £150 per day exc. VAT. 

The deadline for applications is 5pm, 3rd February 2023

Shortlisted individuals will be invited to an informal discussion over Zoom on 8th or 9th February 2023

You must be available to start w/c 13th February 2023 

For more information and to apply, please click the link to download the CommUNITY Activist Brief 


Body Politic is funded by Arts Council England, Access Sport, Public Health England, Youth Ambition and supported by Dancin’ Oxford, Oxford City Council

If you would like to know more or get involved please email


We’re always looking for passionate people who would like to get more involved in the work that we’re doing. If you’re interested in marketing, media or you’re an artist looking for work, we’d love to hear from you!

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