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PrideTV Highlight: Life Partners: With Leighton Meester as co-star, Life Partners from Africa’s LGBTQI video-on-demand (VOD) streaming leader, PrideTV, straddles the line between mainstream and LGBT quite comfortably.
Life’s a drag (race) as MCQP revs its engines for 2018!: The theme for this year’s MCQP, Africa’s biggest costume party, has been revealed and it’s sure to appeal to both the butchest of jocks and the most regal of queens.
The Pink Tent at Smoking Dragon: How are you seeing in the New Year? How about the annual Smoking Dragon music festival and its Pink Tent LGBT friendly area in the awe-inspiring Drakensberg mountains?
Therapy 22: The return of Gary VR: After a 10 year hiatus, groundbreaking Joburg DJ, remixer and producer Gary Van Riet (now known as Gary VR) returns to the decks to DJ at the upcoming Therapy 22 celebration on Friday 9 November.
PrideTV highlight: Naked As We Came: Naked As We Came is a thoughtful and sensitive family drama that's won a host of film festival awards, and can be viewed free right now on PrideTV.
PrideTV highlight: The Throwaways: This title from Africa’s LGBTQI video-on-demand (VOD) streaming leader, PrideTV, just goes to show that - very often - coming out is not an episode of Modern Family.
PrideTV Highlight: Isle of Lesbos: The Isle of Lesbos, now on PrideTV, is a supremely funny comedy set in a different time and place where lesbians rule the world. Wow. That’s a universe we want to see!
PrideTV Highlight: I Want To Get Married: With an impending ban on same-sex marriage, Paul is desperate to tie the knot. The only problem? He doesn't have a fiancé and has just six days to find one. Watch now on PrideTV.
PrideTV Highlight: The Stranger In Us: The Stranger In Us, now on PrideTV, explores that other person in us who comes out during times of stress, hardship, turmoil and so on.
PrideTV Highlight: Bandaged: Bandaged is one interesting movie from PrideTV. Not only does it have an especially intriguing movie poster, the “horror meets forbidden love” plot is totally unique.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.