Our mission is to create African original children’s theatre inspiring, empowering and connecting young people’s hearts to care for nature, community and culture. We are an established NPO with more than 20 years’ experience. Our artistic team is skilled in creating, performing and facilitating theatre for children and families. Drawing on our diverse cultural heritage we find connections to our environment and human nature making theatre that brings together music, dance, masks, puppets, clowning and multi lingual storytelling. We make proudly South African theatre that speaks to our present experience; can powerfully inhabit non theatre spaces; is accessible to a broad audience and generates exciting future possibilities. Our management team supports the organisation in terms of compliance; project management; marketing; impact assessment; finances & fundraising. We are based in Muizenberg, Cape Town and tour to all over South Africa and beyond.
033-014-NPO / PBO: 930007615
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A Dog’s Life
Jungle will be performing A Dog’s Life at the Masque Theatre from 19 – 23 June. This twinnings programme is funded by the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) includes a theatre production and workshop including: drama games; role play; characterization; group work; rhythm and song, and will be bringing together schools and learners from different backgrounds, to come together for an integrated exploration of Life Skills topics.
Jungle would like to welcome Natasha Futeran AKA Tash who joined the team on 1 June as the Arts Administrator. Tash graduated from the Waterfront Theatre school in 2001 and obtained a B.A. Honours in English: Language & Literature through UNISA in 2006. With her vast experience as an actress and drama teacher as well as her strong organisational & language skills Tash will be responsible for assisting the management team in an administrative capacity in all areas of our work.
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