40 performers take part in “oily cashmob” protest inside BP-sponsored British Museum Heightened museum security confiscate cardboard signs, bow ties, wigs and waistcoats – but performance goes ahead anyway Actor-vists spotlight shocking stats behind BP sponsorship of iconic museums Ahead of BP AGM, campaigners target government’s hefty hand-out to BP Yesterday, 40 performers from the … More Security crackdown fails to stop our “cashmob” in the British Museum
With a snap election on the way, the fossil fuel industry might think it’s off the hook for a while. Of course, we can’t let that happen. That’s why we need YOU to join our next rebel performance! CASHMOB IN THE BRITISH MUSEUM SUNDAY MAY 14TH 2017, 2PM In the game of oil sponsorship, there’s … More May 14th 2017: Join our Cashmob in the British Museum!
• Protest performance marks return of activists’ focus on the RSC • RSC recently signed new 5-year sponsorship deal with BP • Performers complete unsanctioned performance, having been prevented from doing so last month Tonight, the performance of Antony and Cleopatra in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre had an unexpected warm-up act, when two performers took … More Shakespeare *himself* just invaded the RSC stage in outrage at BP sponsorship