Yahto has been on stage since a very young age, as performing is his passion. His first musical theatre experience on stage was in 2010 in the Alberton Civic Theatre as Michael Banks in Mary Poppins. Recent performances include, Detention – an original Afrikaans Musical (Lead Role as Sebastian), 2017 Night with the Stars with the Johannesburg Youth Orchestra (soloist) and he was a backing vocalist in The Voice South Africa, for Richard Stirton, the winner of The Voice South Africa season 1. In June 2017, he portrayed Moritz in a workshop of Spring Awakening. He performed in Born To Perform in 2018 and 2019 at the Teatro Monte Casino as a soloist, where he performed his own original song “Ugly”, as well as designing and sewing some costumes for the show!
His most recent performing credit was appearing on season 3 of the hit television reality show, The Voice South Africa, where he placed 6th overall!
Yahto is an energetic, passionate artist with a true love for the stage and performing who is writing his own material and is planning on releasing his original music within the new year. Keep your eyes peeled, big things are coming!