After working on a circus overseas as a trapeze artist Brent van Rensburg, Co-founder of Zip Zap came to South Africa, him and his wife started Zip Zap circus in 1992.
It was at the beginning of a new South Africa and we wanted to be part of it— Brent van Rensburg, Co-founder of Zip Zap
They started a circus school with a small group of children in Langa and today they have over a thousand children under Zip Zap.
Mosuli Ntshonga joined Zip Zap in 2008 and in 2010 travelled overseas for the first time to do some performing in Germany.
He has now moved from student/performer to teaching children, something that is really encouraged at Zip Zap.
Listen to the full conversation on the Pippa Hudson Show: