December Events

ISMA - Institute for the Study of Man in Africa - Y5KK Dinner - Sat 4 Dec -for tickets please email or tel 011 788 3299

The Colosseum Showbar at Caesers Wednesdays - Saturdays until March 2000. "The Caesers dancers, together with singer Pucci and a team of Tanzanian acrobats, perform a show that is sexy without being cheap, conformed, but original; extravagant but tasteful; energetic and a whole lot of fun." - Peter Townsend (The Star - November 15 1999)

National Symphony Orchestra For NSO enquiries tel (011) 714 4501.

The State Theatre

Millenium Party at the Union Buildings

Ongoing Events

Academy for SA Miniaturists. Current project: a Shop in 1:12 scale. Every Wednesday , 9:00 – 12;30, in Germiston. 435 8249, Claudia.

Adult Art. Sundays 13h00 – 17h00 at Jabula Rec Centre. Ask about Silver Jewellery, Patchwork, Quilting and Ribbon Embroidery on other days. 640 5122, Vera.

Gandhi’s Johannesburg. An exhibition at Museumafrica which explores over 30 Jhb buildings and places associated with the Mahatma. 833 5624, Eric.

Paterson Park Rec Centre: Cooking, Spinning, Stretch & Tone, Kindermusik, Kick Boxing & Halls for Hires. 728 7250.

Personal Growth Workshops: NLP, Kabbalah, regression into past lives, Yoga & meditation and more. Free introductory talks. Ivan Kaplan, 786 4089.

Magic, The Gathering Tournaments. Every Friday evening and Saturday afternoon. DCI sanctioned. Cash & card prizes. Outer Limits, Main St, Melville. 782 3767 (a/h) & 082 466 0197, Peter or 482 3771, Alan.

The Curiosity. A collectable and bric-a-brac market held on the last Sunday of each month at Village View Shopping Centre, Bedfordview. Proceeds go to Cotlands and B’nai B’rith. 970 4266, Hilton or Edna.s

The Market Theatre. Every Saturday, children’s acting workshops 09:00 – 12:00. Children’s Theatre, 14:00, free entrance!! 836 0516, Bruce.

The Planetarium. Space travel for kiddies. A sing along show for 3 – 8 year olds. 10:30. R 9.50 pp. 716 3199.

Wits University. Get the latest Wits happenings from or phone 716 2590.

Rembrandt van Rijn Art Gallery

31 Oct – 20 Nov: The gallery presents Lavender Menace, an exhibition of recent photographic works by Cape Town artist Jean Brundrit. The works deal with the representation of lesbian identity, and is a quirky take on the genre of social documentary, usually dominated by male photographers. 832 1641


Market Theatre Photogallery

31 Oct – 20 Nov: Outskirts II: 1999 with Giyani College of Education (Northern Province). This exhibition focuses on a dynamic mural project initiated by Giyani College, and will largely consist of documentation (video and photographic). This documentation will provide insight into the context in which these murals are produced, as well as some of the interactions and processes the students have engaged in to realise their art works. 832 1641


Market Theatre Laboratory

Hare Bapeleng! Free Childrens Theatre at 14h00 every Saturday.

Also Children’s acting workshops Sat. 09h00 – 12h00. 832 1641

Barney Simon Theatre

Young Director’s Festival during October. 832 1641

The Civic Gallery

"The God Prosthetic" by Stephan Erasmus 2 – 26 November 1999

Justine Lipson 403 3408


Kim Sacks Gallery

!XU & KHWE: An exhibition of Lino Prints & Hand Printed and Painted Textiles – Artists of the Khoisan Artistic and Cultural Community at Schmidsdrift. 24 Oct – 13 Nov’ 447 5804.

IAN GARRETT – Ceramic vessels. 24 Oct – 13 Nov’ 447 5804

YOGA – Bush Hill/Boskruin Community Centre (Kelley Rd, behind "Lifestyle" Randpark Ridge. Contact Lyn Gray 791 1799Mon & Thu for Business People 17h45 – 18h45. Tue 09h30 – 10h30. Also at Rooseveldt Park Recreation Centre from January.

This page has been updated on 16 November 1999.

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