Dassies's Tale


Dassie’s Tale, is an isiXhosa folktale suitable, is set in ancient times when the earth was created. All the animals embarked on the journey to share their talents. However, Dassie was too lazy to make the effort and learnt an important lesson about working hard and being honest. The performance involves beautiful songs, expressive dance, isiXhosa and English language.

“Stunning voices and harmonies.”

”Adequately silly and engaging for children of the target age group – and everyone!”

Jungle Theatre Company is registered with Western Cape Education Department and has a solid track record of delivering theatre in education. Jungle Theatre Company is a member of ASSITEJ SA (a chapter of the international organization for theatre for children and youth) and is registered on their Theatre4youth


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