“It is our duty to help the children, they should grow seeing everybody in similar situations. This is our duty!”
– Sindiwe Magona
Sindiwe Magona, a South African Children’s Writer and Translator, shared her inspirational and motivating thoughts with the first-day audience at the International Theatre for Young Audiences Network (ITYARN) Conference, encouraging us all to “never stop playing”.
Magona spoke of the need for community cohesion so that diverse societies and individuals connect and support one another. For Magona, this is imperative to achieving a better future, as is supporting Children and Young People to dream and hope.
“That’s what makes life exciting, to learn from one another.”
– SINDIWE MAGONA
The following is an audio recording of Sindiwe Magona’s inspiring lecture at the ITYARN Conference (23 minutes):