Mantis and the Bee, is a San bushman folktale. The story is set long ago before the earth was formed and long before the first human walked the earth. It explores San mythology and the origin of life on earth. The performance uses movement, music, masks and puppetry.
“It was fantastic to learn about the stories of our indigenous people.”
“It was so interesting to hear the Khoikhoi language.”
The performance covers creative arts & life skills and social & naturalsciences learnings. The teachers will be given a worksheet as well as a written version of the story that they can use in the classroom.