New Plays from South Africa: after 20 Years of Democracy



9:15 pm - 10:30 pm


Soho Theatre


Book online at, over the phone (020 7478 0100) or at the Soho Theatre Box Office at 21 Dean Street.

South African comedian Marc Lottering returns to Soho Theatre with his brand new one man-show, This is Captain Lottering Speaking.

Armed with his popular characters, Lottering promises to keep you in stitches.

All the usual suspects are there: Auntie Merle the housewife, Galatia Geduldt, Smiley the taxi dude, Travis the party animal, and Colleen the Cashier from hell. This time, everyone’s going to the airport, so fasten your seatbelts. Auntie Merle has very strong opinions on airline food, while Galatia Geduldt is thrilled to be flying to Johannesburg to “work on her album”, finally.

Marc Lottering is a household name in South Africa. He regularly works in television and theatre, and has scooped numerous awards along the way.

This is Captain Lottering Speaking is not suitable for children.

For ages 16+
Running time: 75 minutes