The company was established in 2008 but officially registered in 2010 in an independent vibrant company.  It is run by Masizole Marafana as (CEO) and Thando Baliso (Artistic Director) and Sibusiso Zweni (Project Manager). The company has grown to having its own unique approach to theatre development, incorporating different forms of art to a dynamic, thought provoking and compelling theatre. As trendsetter of this kind of development in the rural area of Paarl and Kraaifontein, it is clearly evident that the growth of theatre in these regions is influenced by TTM prolific style and the ability to continually raise a bar both on excellence and innovation. Theatre Through Motivation is currently a Mentee of the ASSITEJ South Africa Theatre4Youth Mentorship Programme. This programme is supported by UNESCO’s International Fund for Cultural Diversity (IFCD) and the UNESCO 2005 Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions.

Workshops and Services

We render services of workshops in Puppetry making, Drama, Dance, Poetry, Traditional music, we do theatre.


Note: This theatre is no longer active

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Paarl (WC)

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Sibusiso Zweni (Project Manager)
073 435 5610
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C 139 Mphakalasi Street, Mbekweni, Paarl 7626
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The play magically explores the story that every child can relate to. A young boy living a fun filled life; …

Recommended ages: 8 years – 12 years

Recommended grades: Grade 4 – Grade 7

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