Welcome to the Radio Workshop’s podcast. We’ve got an exciting show for you this week.
In this week’s episode we go to the circus. Have you ever been to the circus? This is your chance!
First up on the show, circus star Siyabonga Swelindawo gives us a juggling lesson.
Then we take a visit to the Zip Zap School of Circus Arts in Cape Town and meet some young aspiring circus stars.
And finally, we stroll back in time with “This Week in History.”
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Welcome to the Show
Radio Workshop host Lesedi Mogoatlhe takes listeners through the lineup of this week’s show.
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A Juggling Lesson
20 year-old Siyabonga Swelindawo says that juggling is much easier than it looks. Let’s see if he’s right. Siyabonga takes us, step by step, through the process of learning how to juggle. Go get three balls (or oranges) ready, and give it a go!
Do you need a bit more help? Check out this video for more juggling tips!
Zip Zap Circus
Now we enter the big top. The Zip Zap School of Circus Arts gives free circus and performing arts training to young people in Cape Town. Trampoline, trapeze, juggling, and unicycle–those are just a few of the things you can learn through this great project.
Want to find out more about the Zip Zap School of Circus Arts? Click here.
This Week in History
What do Nelson Mandela, Boxer Baby Jake Matlala, Kermit the Frog, and Stevie Wonder have in common? Find out in This Week in History.