2016 commemorates 400 years after the death of William Shakespeare, the man described as the 'greatest playwright who ever lived'.
In celebration of his legacy, there are many activities line-up across the world to honour him.
The London Shakespeare Group is in Cape Town to celebrate and honour his life’s work and a 400 year's legacy.
John Maytham spoke to Emily Raymond as well as Andre Wincott cast members of the London Shakespeare Group.
Listen to the full conversation on The John Maytham Show:
I grew up 20 miles from Stratford, Shakespeare’s birth place, so it’s part of our DNA. We live and breathe it.— Andre Wincott, cast member of London Shakespeare Group