Gay Johannesburg & Pretoria

Where men are men...
South Africa Bears

Johannesburg. S.A.Bears are hairy men and those who love them, who socialise away from mainstream club, glamour and glitz lifestyle at safe, private and welcoming venues in the company of other men. See their website for upcoming activities.
Superb all-South African cast is led by Brendan van Rhyn as Dr Frank-N-Furter
The Rocky Horror Show

January 24 - March 30, 2014 at Montecasino Theatre, Fourways. Saucy/racy musical hits: Science Fiction/Double Feature, Dammit, Janet!, Sweet Transvestite, The Time Warp, + Touch-a, Touch-a, Touch-a, Touch Me. Engaged couple Brad and Janet, caught in a storm, come to the home of a mad transvestite scientist who unveils new creation Rocky Horror; with other strange encounters.
High above the Johannesburg city skyline
Gay Valentine’s Day

February 14, 2014 at Randlords rooftop (22nd floor, South Point Towers, 41 De Korte Street, Braamfontein) in Joburg, with Paul Bingham among a host of international DJ stars, including Stuart Hilary, Mark Stent (“world’s strongest DJ”) and Arno G. The all-gay Stud Events party starts at 9pm and continues into the early hours. Dress-up, dress-down --your choice!
innovative/ original choreography, powerful performances, strong cast of dancers
Sean Bovim's Queen at the Ballet

March 26 - April 13, 24, 2014, at the Mandela/Joburg Theatre. The story of the great pretender, Freddie Mercury, told through the medium of dance. With over 20 of his greatest hits, a journey through the fascinating life of one of the world's greatest singers. Tender pas de deux interspersed with exciting rocking group numbers performed by over 20 of South Africa's top dancings.
South African Gay & Lesbian Film Festival
Out in Africa

October 2014? Took place in mid-October 2013 at the Cinema Nouveau V&A, and the Nu Metro V&A in Cape Town, and  the Nu Metro, Hyde Park, North Johannesburg. See their website for 2014 feature films & shorts screenings information.
Pride of Africa - 25th Anniversary
Pretoria Pride | Joburg Pride

October 2014? Africa's oldest glbt event looked in doubt last year as organizers pulled out. New groups stepped in with two events: October 26, 2013 Soweto/ Johannesburg Pride at the George Lea Sandton Sports Club in Sandton; and an October 5, 2013 Pretoria Pride celebration. For 2014 updates see Mamba:
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