Lord of the Flies


William Golding’s literary classic, originally adapted for the stage by Nigel Williams, is given a powerful South African contemporary twist.

The Market Theatre

Nominated for two Naledi Awards

“It is a sobering lesson for us South Africans, who far too often tend to take our Rainbow Nation for granted. This is an extraordinarily powerful piece of theatre.” – The Star

Produced by The Market Theatre

Original Novel by William Golding

Original Stage Adaptation by Nigel Williams

South African Adaptation by Craig Higginson

Directed by Greg Homann

Set & Costumes by Sarah Roberts

Lighting by Stan Knight

Sound Design by Mark Malherbe

Vocal Coach – Cati Muller

Stage Managed by Sibusiso Ndumndum

Additional Décor Constructer: Sasha Ehlers


Lindani Dlamini

Tshediso Mofali

Diphapang Mokoena

Neel Jivan

Simon Kennedy

Daniel Richards

Thabang Louw

Karabo Magoete

Marcell Mostert

Lebogang Mashabela

Dylan Watson

Jarrod Watson

Norman Morgan

Michael Sishange