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Playwright: Amanda Valela // Director: Nhlanhla Mkwanazi

A story of loss, love and hope. A young girl is missing. A distraught mother searches for her and the brother is locked in the house to keep him safe. The community rallies together and the hilarious neighbour joins the search.
This show is dedicated to all the missing children in our country.

Audience Comments

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Other Highlights

“BRILLIANT and thank you for opening up a much needed discussion with our innocent children who think the world is beautiful and parents are liars” – Vinthi Neufeld – Social News Exchange

“A moving yet at times funny play about an important issue.”- Svenja Gernand, Parent

“Amazing, I don’t remember wanting to laugh and cry at the same time” – . Jonica Gubula, Parent


Duration: 50 minutes

Age Range: 8 years - Adult

Grades: Grade 1 - Grade 12

Language(s): English, Xhosa, Afrikaans

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Festivals Attended/Performances at:

  • National Arts Festival 2018

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