looking for a young cultural influencer who travels across Europe and tell
the Be SpectACTive! activities

Be SpectACTive! is a large-scale European cooperation project – co-funded by the Creative Europe Programme of the European Union – that operates in performing arts through artistic productions and participatory practices aimed at involving the citizens in creative processes. It is composed of 19 partners, located in 18 cities of 15 different European countries: Sansepolcro (IT), Budapest (HU), Zagreb (HR), Sibiu (RO), Prague (CZ), Torino (IT), Montpellier (FR), Barcelona (ES), Paris (FR), Santarém (PT), Kortrijk (BE), Göteborg (SE), Dublin (IE), Wien (AT), Novi Sad (RS), Ljublijana (SI), Nitra (SK), Santander (ES).

The project works on audience engagement fostering the experimentation in the European arena through the following actions: the production of 15 new theatre and dance shows; the creation of 50 local groups of active spectators involved in co-programming and co-managing activities; the European Art Commissioners, a site-specific project connecting 8 local communities with the aim to commission artistic works; 4 European Spectators Day, a community based event connecting citizens through facebook; the implementation of the research project evaluating the different effects of the practices activated and 4 International Conference dedicated to the dissemination.
The project will be active until December 2022.

The Instagram Series
We are looking for an Instagram Influencer who can travel around Europe, visiting the artistic partners venues, in order to tell the activities implemented in the framework of the project. Especially, he/she will focus on the artistic productions and the actions of audience engagement that involve the local communities.

Who we refer to
We refer to a young instagram influencer, aged between 18 and 30, interested in the world of culture and performing arts. Essential requirement is that he/she knows English, lives in Europe, has at least two experiences of storytelling and more than 1000 followers on instagram. The winner of the call will be available to travel between June and December 2019, according to a schedule to be agreed with the project managers of Be SpectACTive!

The Be SpectACTive! proposal
Be SpectACTive! offers to the winner the chance to travel across Europe, visiting important European artistic venues, discovering cities and different cultures. Travels, food and accomodation are charged to Be SpectACTive! No payment is expected.

The European call is open from 1 March to 1 April. The preselection will take place via Skype during the second half of April. The communication manager and the social media manager of Be SpectACTive! are in charge of the preselection. The finalists (maximum 10) will be evaluated by all the partners, in plenary session, during the project meeting in Montpellier (on May 2019). The winner will be announced at the end of May.

Candidates must submit: the curriculum vitae and a short presentation of their work as an instagram influencer (max 500 characters with a selection of 10 pictures/post). All the materials must be in english. Previous experiences and storytelling skills of the candidate will be evaluated.

Pay attention to the project’s values
The winner of the call undertakes to realize the storytelling respecting the values of Be SpectACTive! He/she commits himself to work with the team of the project and with each partner’s staff that will host him/her. All photos taken must be approved by Be SpectACTive! before the instagram spread. Any discrimination based on any ground such as sex, race, colour, ethnic or social origin, genetic features, language, religion or belief, political or any other opinion, membership of a national minority, property, birth, disability, age or sexual orientation shall be prohibited.

All the materials for the application must be sent to