Nataniel's "After Animals" is like nothing you've seen before!

Nataniel's latest work in the theatre is After Animals. The show features an all-male cast and was inspired by Nataniel’s love for classic and contemporary art as well as his passion for travel. The idea for the show was born after he met an artist in Europe, who had created a paper model of an empty zoo.

Speaking to 702 and Cape Talk's Sam Cowen on Weekend Breakfast, Nataniel mentioned that he often travels on safari across the continent but the show is not about animals but human behaviour after animals die out.

It's not a tragic 'save the animals show' - that is my message and 'stop eating your friends'. I'm not trying to turn the world into vegans, I'm just trying to entertain them and to put a world out there that's already happening in the sense of how we just have no respect for nature as a worl, as a planet.

Nataniel, Performer

People are not humble anymore and people do not learn ... We learn everything these days through an app, or from looking through your window. I used to be like that, I used to think you plant trees because you don't want to see your neighbour.

Nataniel, Performer

Nataniel ensured Sam that the show would be highly entertaining, which is true to what South Africans have come to expect of the talented performer's work. Listen to his conversation with Sam below:


Recommended

by NEWSROOM AI
Read More
'The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society film will leave you hooked'

'The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society film will leave you hooked'

Film reviewer Gayle Edmunds chats about 'The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society' film, and what movie-goers can expect.

[READ] Owner of CPT's YogaZone responds to racial claims made by yoga instructor

[READ] Owner of CPT's YogaZone responds to racial claims made by yoga instructor

Africa chats to the owner of YogaZone after a yoga teacher called in to speak about the racism she experienced from a co-worker.

Volunteer from Community Medics chats about how they are helping Capetonians

Volunteer from Community Medics chats about how they are helping Capetonians

Member of Community Medics Quinton Luck chats about the volunteer service & how they are helping Capetonians with medical assistance.

[LISTEN]Peer pressure can impact our relationship with money - Nola Raen, author

[LISTEN]Peer pressure can impact our relationship with money - Nola Raen, author

Author of Money Wit, Nola Raen says that people need to have the right information, to make the right financial decisions.

The new Mission: Impossible – Fallout movie was incredibly good says film critic

The new Mission: Impossible – Fallout movie was incredibly good says film critic

Film critic Gayle Edmunds shares her views of the Mission: Impossible – Fallout movie & comments on Cruise’s physique in the film

[LISTEN] Banning plastic bags is possible says Manager at SASSI Pavitray Pillay

[LISTEN] Banning plastic bags is possible says Manager at SASSI Pavitray Pillay

Manager at SASSI Pavitray Pillay chats about a plastic-free SA, and how businesses have responded to phasing out plastic.

Popular articles
4 tips for safely investing right now when everything is so hectic

4 tips for safely investing right now when everything is so hectic

Bruce Whitfield asks Personal Financial Advisor Warren Ingram for advice on how investors can safely navigate this hectic time.

[Listen] Lottery responds to Tshepo's Fraud claims

[Listen] Lottery responds to Tshepo's Fraud claims

Phillemon Letwaba says Tshepo's case are some of the issues that they are dealing with on a daily basis.

'Citizens have a right to ask for identification from police during a roadblock'

'Citizens have a right to ask for identification from police during a roadblock'

Major General Michael Mohlala explains the procedure of conducting a roadblock and what to do when you are stopped.

[WATCH] What a 'braai' baby!  - boy cries hysterically for a braai!

[WATCH] What a 'braai' baby! - boy cries hysterically for a braai!

Khabazela shares Facebook posts that have gone viral, including an emotional confrontation of a bully.

[WATCH] Kid goes from 'be a fart machine at work' to 'I love you dad'

[WATCH] Kid goes from 'be a fart machine at work' to 'I love you dad'

Khabazela shares tweets & videos that have gone viral including a parrot that told firefighters the F-word during its rescue.

[WATCH] Is it a cow's penis or an udder? Well, this kid thinks it's a penis

[WATCH] Is it a cow's penis or an udder? Well, this kid thinks it's a penis

Check out the videos, tweets, Facebook posts that have gone viral and why this kid cheered her dad on in the toilet.

'Black Tax'... working hard, earning well, but struggling financially

'Black Tax'... working hard, earning well, but struggling financially

Young(ish) South Africans tell stories of the mixed emotions they feel when supporting family members, and tips from an advisor.

Former Nedbank Chair Reuel Khoza opens up about money, farming and music

Former Nedbank Chair Reuel Khoza opens up about money, farming and music

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Khoza about his attitude and beliefs about money (plus successes and failures, etc.)