Custom Made Mascots - Props & Animatronics



Theatreland and MascotEars, South Africa's two leading mascot manufacturers have joined forces creating Africa's leading manufacturer of Custom Made Mascots & Animatronic characters.  Combining skills, management and resources our development process ensures world-class service and exceptional quality of work. Based in Cape Town we understand the conditions, weather and demands that are unique to Africa. We offer localised support, training and management programs to maintain and clean your mascots ensuring they remain in tip top condition for their next appearance.

At Thetreland we take pride in every mascot we create. Research and development of new techniques, materials, adhesives, foams and composite products such as silicone rubber, epoxy resins, clear cast resins, urethane plastics and much more keeps us ahead of the competition offering high quality, durable and flexible products using innovative and proven procedures. Our custom made mascots are being used by companies throughout Africa and World-Wide.

International clients can take advantage of our very favorable FOREX rates.

Custom Made Mascots

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Mascots to suit all budgets

Pre Designed Mascots

If you are looking for a quality mascot but have a limitation on your budget then look no further. Our Pre-deigned mascots have been created to keep costs down. Especially popular with schools, congregations and fund raising organisations.

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Custom Designed Mascots

Our most popular offering is our Custom Designed Mascots. These mascots are made to your specifications and there is no limit to what we can create for you. Animals, Objects, People, Robots, Super Heroes and much more. Flexible design options.

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Custom 'Licenced' Mascots

When selecting the Licenced option all moulds, patterns and design images belong to you and cannot be used or copied by any other organisation ensuring your character(s) are unique. Preferred by professional Sports Teams, Film & TV.

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Creating the right mascot for you

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Local & International Clients

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Mascot Galleries

Food & Beverage

There is probably no better way of connecting the consumer to your food brand. Food mascots have become world famous icons attracting new customers across all ages

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Animals, Bugs & Sea Creatures

Arguably the most popular form of mascot. Cute, cuddly or  realistic animals are popular with all types of organisations to get their message across.

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Human & Super Heroes

Human character mascots are favorites for organisations who need to put their message across using a friendly face or a Super Hero style character

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Team & Sports Mascots

Great for team morale, brand awareness and marketing. Make your team stand out and hear your supporters roar with your own personalized team mascot. 

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Objects & Technology

Transcend languages and cultures. Extend your brand message to a wider audience. Perfect for Product launches and Corporate Campaigns. Mascots with a BIG impact

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Education, Awareness & Safety

When its time to put a clear message across then make it hit home by using a unique mascot character or object. A mascot makes it fun but also memorable.

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Optional Extras

Add more magic to your custom made mascot with moving mouth and eyes.

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Cooling Systems, Flight Cases, Tote Bags, Props and lots more..

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Clean, Fresh and in Tip Top condition ready for the next appearance.

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Universal Studios approached Theatreland to bring one of their characters to life. Boomer, the big friendly blue bear featured in the latest movie 'Wonder Park' has been travelling around South Africa promoting the new movie.

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Maggs on Media

This very popular show aired weekly on ENCA features the latest trends in media and marketing. In this episode, Theatreland is featured demonstrating the power of mascots as they make their mark across all sectors of industry.

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Rinu e Amigos

Rinu e Amigos is a new children's TV show produced in Mozambique. At Theatreland we manufactured this beautiful set of characters to the client's specifications and designs. View episode 1 to see how wonderful this group of characters are as they come to life whilst educating young children with their safety messages.

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Tight deadlines? We can help

The usual production turn around time for the manufacture of a cistom made mascot is between 3 to 6 weeks depending on our work load. If you have particularily tight deadlines and need a mascot urgently - we usually can assist. At Theatreland we offer a 'Priority Fast Track' option to put you ahead of the queue at a surcharge of 20%.. Please contact us to discuss your requirement.

Tel: +27 21 531 5919 or email


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