'Tractor Girl' aims to complete her journey to the South Pole

“As a theatre maker I came up with a plan for a journey. A journey of a little girl on a tractor. A journey to the end of the world, and back. But what is the end of the world? If I was a child, I would say: the South Pole! As an adult I said: the worst war-country I can imagine. Both voices, The one of the child and the one of the adult, said: We want to go! Then I thought: All right, we'll just do that.”

Manon Ossevoort leaves Cape Town soon to complete her journey to the South Pole by tractor.

Listen to her inspiring interview with John...

You can follow her progress HERE


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