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PrideTV Highlight: Out in the Silence: Out in the Silence tackles homophobia in rural towns head-on, and it's available to watch free on PrideTV's ‘Freemium’ portal.
GaySA Radio celebrating 3rd birthday in aid of charity: This October will be three years since GaySA Radio was officially launched. To celebrate, they will be hosting a 3-year-old themed party at Pretoria Pride, with the proceeds benefiting the Cotlands children's charity.
District Six’s LGBTQ heritage brought to life through Kewpie exhibition: One of District Six's most fabulous residents, known simply as Kewpie, will be honoured in a new photographic exhibition in Cape Town that celebrates South Africa's LGBTQ heritage.
Going big! Soweto Pride 2018 to be a three day event: The Soweto Pride 2018 march will take place on 29 September, but with a weekend experience that promises to be unlike any previous Soweto Pride events.
Johannesburg Pride 2018 will be a four day event: It's almost time for Johannesburg Pride, one of Africa's biggest LGBTQ events, and this year it will be a four day event.
PrideTV Hightlight: Mary Marie: As the title of this movie from PrideTV suggests, Mary Marie - a boundary-busting romantic drama between two sisters - is a celebration of juxtapositions.
Drag queens to hike up Lion’s Head to combat bullying: In a bid to make a difference, two Capetonian drag queens will make their way up Lion's Head in full drag attire, including heels, on Saturday.
DSTV launches OUTtvSA, a pop up LGBTQI+ channel, this October: For the first time, MultiChoice will broadcast an LGBTQI+ TV channel on its DStv platform - but only in South Africa and only for a month.
PrideTV: Writer and Director Michael Simon on making The Love Patient: Cancer’s no laughing matter. And yet, in PrideTV's The Love Patient, the plot not only centres on a man using the dreaded ‘C’ word to win back a former love interest, but is a comedy to boot!
PrideTV Highlight: Bite Marks: Wow. Or should that be ‘Ouch!’? This alternative LGBTQI viewing feast from PrideTV really does have it all. Bite Marks convincingly straddles so many genres it’s, um, scary… Let’s explain by introducing the storyline.
Ekurhuleni Pride 2018 changes venue to Kwa-Thema: The Ekurhuleni Pride brings to you its 10th annual LGBTQ+ Pride event which will take place on September 8.
Sam Smith “excited” to sing in South Africa next year: Sam Smith, one of the world's biggest openly gay music stars, will be coming to perform in South Africa for the first time.
Cape Town Pride announces theme for 2019: The organisers of Cape Town Pride have revealed the theme for next year's event, taking place from 22 February to 3 March 2019.
Pretoria Pride 2018 is on 6 October. Here are all the details: The annual Pretoria Pride parade and festival will take place on Saturday 6th October at the Centurion Rugby Club, in Centurion.
Cape Town: Gate69 presents The Three Little Pigs, an adult panto: Gate69 in Cape Town presents The Three Little Pigs as never seen before - an an adult pantomime starring drag star Cathy Specific and the Trolley Dollies running into the 2018 festive season.
PrideTV Highlight: Fulboy: PrideTV has one for the fans with Fulboy, a football-themed documentary with the delightfully-fit male form as a central element.
Eye Candy: Meet Top Billing’s new sexy presenters: Calling all lovers of the male form; meet two of Top Billing’s hot new presenters - Fezile Mkhize and Ryle De Morny - who quite enjoy spending time shirtless.
JHB: A safe space event for masculine presenting lesbians.: While (black) queer bodies struggle everyday to find spaces where they are meant to feel safe, some, like The Dykes Only Jozi event, are slowly but surely taking the initiative of creating those safe spaces for themselves.
PrideTV Highlight: Go Go Crazy: For the talented, there’s everything from Idols to The Voice, and for those, let's say, less than gifted, there’s Go Go Crazy, a humorous and fun new streaming offering from PrideTV.
Port Elizabeth to host this year’s Miss Drag South Africa: Fourteen contestants from 9 provinces will vie for the Miss Drag South Africa 2018 crown at a gala ceremony at the Port Elizabeth Opera House next month.