The Caveman is back!!!
“Defending the Caveman” is the longest-running and most successful solo comedy in South African theatre history and is now once again touring South Africa.
This show is taking place at Old Grey in Port Elizabeth from 11 – 14 May.
Caveman still holds the record of the longest running non- musical solo comedy of all time on Broadway. What more can be said about this wonderful show that so humorously exposes the hunter and gatherer in us all and has played to over a million people?
Penned by Rob Becker, Plewman adapted the script for Southern Africa and went on to win the Vita Award for Best Actor in a comedy.
Updated, upgraded and totally uploadable to today’s world of tweets, selfies and six million Facebook friends, this production is still a hilarious, affectionate and insightful comedy that explains why men and women see the world so differently, and will have you looking at your partner with new eyes.
After years of hearing that all men are assholes, the Caveman once again stands up to be counted.
And being a troglodyte, standing upright is not an easy thing to do.
Tickets prices are as follows:
- Wednesday, 11 May: R160pp / R150pp for 8 or more (Pensioners R140 through Wendy on 082 661 6921 only)
- Thursday, 12 May: R160pp / R150pp for 8 or more
- Friday, 13 May : R180pp / R160pp for 8 or more
- Saturday, 14 May: R170pp / R160pp for 8 or more
CLICK HERE TO BOOK AT COMPUTICKET - or by calling Wendy on 082 661 6921
“Hysterically funny! Made me laugh until the tears rolled down my cheeks!” – Leslie Bennett, Variety
“Hilarious! The perfect date comedy.” – WOR radio network
“Tim Plewman, one of our stage’s masters of split-second comic timing, has been enthralling South African audiences with the smash hit show, ‘Defending the Caveman’”. -- Clinton Marius,Durban Daily News Tonight
“Laugh? I neeaarly died! This play is not an exercise in soul-searching, it’s a belly laugh night out with similarly bemused friends. Enjoy.” – Len Ashton Cape Town Argus
“Standup comedy at its best. Hilarious learning experience.” – Lieske Bester Cape Times
“Caveman Conquers.” Michael Tarr, Daily News Tonight
“This localized version had me in stitches.” – Raeford Daniel, The Citizen
“Here is the artistry of the human heart conveyed in a language that can only make you laugh till you cry.” – Mary Jordan, Business Day
“In a tour de force solo performance, Tim Plewman’s in a gem of a performance in a giggle a minute comedy.” Garalt MacLiam, The Star