Women's Month

In Women’s Month we focus on Children’s Rights.

This question was asked by Mio and Queenie on Radio Algoa and the answer was …. The colour or length of their natural hair!  Most women dye or enhance their hair in some way. What many women DO know is that a baby has less chance of survival without its mother. Nature dictates that women […]

Children's rights

How can you help educate our children about their rights?

1 in 3?  How shocking! According to Associate Professor Lillian Artz, Director of the Gender, Health and Justice Research Unit at the University of Cape Town (UCT), in this current day and age, one in every three children have been exposed to sexual abuse by the age of 17. The numbers are equivalent to filling […]

How we can teach our children to save water during drought?

How we can teach our children to save water during drought?

When The Last Drop Show was created Lunchbox Theatre was referring to 60 years in the future.  However, with punitive droughts becoming a regular influence on our daily lives, the subject of saving water has become critical today.  The more young people we can educate and the sooner this is done the better. We will […]

Save Water

What would the implications be of facing the actual consequences of The Last Drop?

Michael Jackson said it so well, “There comes a time when we heed a certain call, when the World must come together as one … we can’t go on pretending that someone, somewhere will soon make a change. We are the World, we are the children. We are the ones who make a brighter day. […]

Stuart Palmer Lunchbox Theatre

Meet Lunchbox Theatre’s team leader – spotlight on Stuart Palmer

Imagine a growing army of positive young people who are changing our world? Thanks to Stuart Palmer nearly 130 000 children in the South Western and Eastern Cape have been educated about important social and environmental issues through 600 live theatre shows. Stuart has been involved in theatre for over 35 years. Whilst at school […]

New shows finalized and performed – HIV and waste management

New shows finalized and performed – HIV and waste management

The energetic, fun and wonderfully talented team of Lunchbox Theatre actors and actresses have had a busy spring rehearsing two new shows while performing the existing ones. LBT now keenly presents to the audiences: Thand’ Impilo, geared towards adults and young adults, is about HIV awareness and good choices in life, and the Waste Show […]

Save Water

Hornlee Primary are Water Wise Winners!

Our thanks go to Knysna Municipality who engaged Lunchbox Theatre to bring their educational theatre shows to Knysna schools. An exciting inter-school Water Wise Competition was launched last year. Saving water was encouraged through The Last Drop, a fun and educational live theatre show followed by a Water Heroes Workshop to entrench the message and […]