Support Us

Making change happen is hard. It takes strength. But there’s no doubt that we’re stronger together. We’re powered by passion and purpose, but depend hugely on the support of like-minded people and organisations who share our belief in inspiring a fairer and more equal world.

The fact is, we can’t share our incredible performances with diverse communities around the UK without your support. If you share our vision for a better future for humanity, please consider supporting Extraordinary Bodies in any way you can.

Your support could mean any of the following:

  • Donating to Extraordinary Bodies (charitable giving to Extraordinary Bodies is administered by Diverse City Ltd Charity number 1176855).
  • Coming to our shows, telling your friends and family about us, following us on social media and signing up to our newsletter in order to stay up to date with our opportunities and tour dates. The more people who know about us, the more impact we can have.
  • Getting involved with our shows as a volunteer or as a community performer.
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Our Supporters

From 2016 to 2018, Extraordinary Bodies was funded through investment from Arts Council England’s Ambition for Excellence strategic fund. Later in 2018, Diverse City became a National Portfolio Organisation of Arts Council England, including core support for Extraordinary Bodies. In 2019, Extraordinary Bodies received a strategic touring grant to tour diverse-led circus between 2020 and 2024 via Diverse City. Additional support comes from Diverse City and Cirque Bijou, Bristol City Council’s Key Arts Provider funding, Jerwood Arts, Arts Council England, The National Lottery, Paul Hamlyn Foundation as well as our brilliant groundbreaking partners:

101 Outdoor ArtsActivate Performing ArtsBarnsley CivicBrighton DomeBristol Old VicBrixton HouseCarlow Arts FestivalCircomediaCircus OzGlasgow Merchant City FestivalHijinx TheatreIndependent Street Arts NetworkLighthouse PooleNational Centre for Circus ArtsNational TheatreNottingham City ArtsSilent Disco KingSouthwark CouncilSunderland CultureTelford and Wrekin Borough CouncilThe LowryThe Mighty CreativesThe Point, EastleighThe Theatre OrchardTheatre Royal Plymouth