MotherTongue Project Staff


Jason Jacobs, part time facilitator

Jason Jacobs is a Fleur du Cap nominated theatre director, published poet and winner of the Theatre Arts Admin Collective Emerging Theatre Directors Bursary, 2016. Jacobs is a theatre4youth mentor at ASSITEJ SA and performer at the Magnet Theatre Early Years Company. His recent professional theatre works include Dans van die Watermeid, But The Land, Stof Rooi, Kalahari Swaan, In Wag Van and Splish Splash Splosh: theatre for young imaginations! Jacobs facilitates ongoing drama workshops and has worked with the Mothertongue Youth Arts Project in McGregor since 2013, where he recently directed three new theatre works for 2-7 year olds: Pampiri, In2Out and Tinnetjies. Jacobs is the founder of the current resident Theatre and Dance Company at Theatre Arts Admin Collective, KleiSand Teater.