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The Robert
Wedderburn Project

Black British Activist

Early 1800's

About the Wedderburn

Dance Theatre Project

Robert Wedderburn was a political activist of Jamaican/Scottish heritage from the early 1800’s fighting for the freedom of slaves and equality for the poor in London.


Full Dance

Theatre Performance


Black History Discussion

Watch our Zoom discussion for Black History Month with a panel of five talking about their Black British experience in relation to Robert Wedderburn's untold story.


All the Latest Updates

Follow our Vlog to be informed of the Robert Wedderburn research journey.

Get to Know Us

Find out more about the Performance Artists involved in the Wedderburn Project.

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This documentary interviews people with knowledge that surrounds the inspirations behind Robert Wedderburn's activism. From women leaders from his Jamaican background to his religious and political positions in society in the early 1800s.


Covid-19 Statement

We have made every effort and taken responsibility and care to be a Covid-19 safe production. The company has consistently followed government guidelines and advice. Detailed risk assessments have been applied and a combination of self isolation, testing & working within a creative bubble has been applied throughout the whole process.