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 serving clients throughout Africa and Worldwide.  Combining skills, management and resources our development process ensures a quality product which is light to wear, durable and easy to clean.  We guarantee 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.

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

Custom Made Mascots

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Creating the right mascot for you

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Local & International Clients

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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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Mascot Galleries

Food & Beverage Mascots

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 Creature Mascots

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 Mascots

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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Corporate,Objects & Technology Mascots

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

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Education, Awareness & Safety Mascots

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 or have a static character developed for exhibitions, displays and attractions.

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Project your investment ! Most damage is caused during transportation and storage so a fully padded Tote Bag or Flight case is recommended. Keep your mascot wearer energetic and comfy with one of our cooling systems. Remember, items may get lost so having spares is a good idea....

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Cleaning & Maintenance

A hard working mascot needs a break now and then to attend to repairs and cleaning. Theatreland offer a full Spa Treatmentt where your tired mascot will receive the full treatment. Clean - Fresh and in Tip Top condition ready for its next appearance.

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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

Recent 'Multiple Mascot' Projects

Easter Bunnies for Beacon Sweets

'Soaring Eagle' & 'Buttercup' for Spur Steak Ranches throughout South Africa

Peppa Pigs for the SA Tour

Snap, Crackle & Pop for Kelloggs promotion nationwide.


Corporate Campaigns, Advertising & Marketing, Sports Teams, Universities, Schools & Colleges, Municipalities, Churches, Safety Campaigns, Training, Exhibitions & Trade Shows, Tourism, Theatre, Film & TV.