In spring 2002 David Mason took off to Kabul to prepare the project
and to look for potiential donors.
After two month of having received several promises but practically
no money, frustration was building up.
Then suddenly in the end of May 2002, Wafi Amin, an Afghan-american
man, showed up with 1,000 US dollar, saying that he liked the idea
of The Mobile Circus for Children.
The project was now able to take off with at least a minimum of
With the money David Mason immediately went to Pakistan. Two weeks
later he returned to Kabul loaded with theatre-masks, funny things
for clowning and lots of small and big toys. Together this made
a base for starting the activities for and with the children.
Four weeks later MMCC had its first public event in corporation
with Kabul Theatre.
First performance >
Making the children laugh >