SA Indies Music Week Grand Finale
Presented by the Independent Music Exporters of South Africa, this show is an evening of music and dance from Spain, Hungary and New York.
9 May @ 5pm
The Lyric Theatre. Gold Reef City Casino. (Tel) 011-248-5168
Wayne Hussey is coming to South Africa as part of the tour for his latest album ‘Songs of Candlelight and Razorblades’. He will be playing just 4 shows so make sure you book early!
8, 9 May @ 8pm
Barnyard Theatre, Rivonia. Corner Witkoppen and Rivonia Road, Sunninghill. (Tel) 011-467-6983
In Concert with Christopher Duigan
South African Musicians Christopher Duigan (Pianist) and James Grace (Guitar) get together this weekend to deliver a special Mothers Day performance.
10 May @ 3pm
University of Johannesburg Arts Centre. (Tel) 011-559-3058
Mother’s Day Concert
Take mom out this mother day to the Walter Sisulu National Botanical Gardens. Relax on the lawns while watching a live concert and enjoying a picnic lunch with the most important woman in your life.
10 May @ 2pm
R35 – R70
Walter Sisulu National Botanical Gardens. End of Malcolm Road, poortview, Roodepoort. (Tel) 086-100-1278
One show filled with 99 of the biggest hits from the past 60 years. Featuring a full 11 piece cast of singers, musicians and dancers. Book now!
Until 31 May @ 8pm (Tues-Sat),2pm (Sun)
Barnyard Theatre, Cresta Shopping Centre, Beyers Naude Drive, Randurg. (Tel) 011-478-5300
A tribute to acoustic, unplugged and Celtic Rock. Hear songs from artists like Neil Diamond, The Lumineers, James Blunt and Bruno Mars.
Until 31 May @ 8pm & 1:30pm (Sun)
Barnyard Theatre, Cnr Witkoppen Road and Rivonia Road. Sunninghill, Rivonia, (Tel) 011-467-6983
Mzansi Music Ensemble
A tribute show to the late Victor Ntoni, who was a composer and bassist, put together by the 18 piece big band known as Mzansi Music Ensemble.
9 May @ 8pm
The Market Theatre. 57 Margaret Mcingana Street. (Tel) 011-832-161
Somi was born in Illinois, USA and travelled to Lagos for 18 months to find a new sound and musical inspiration. This show features music from her latest album, ‘The Lagos Music Salon’.
9 May @ 8:30pm
The Orbit Jazz Club. 81 de Korte Street, Braamfontein. (Tel) 011-339-6645
Lunch Hour Classical Concerts
Now in its 8th year, this uplifting music programme features leading local and international musicians.
8 May @ 1pm
Auto & General Theatre on the Square. Nelson Mandela Square, corner Rivonia and West Street, Sandton. (Tel) 011-883-8606
He is a funk alto-saxophonist and one of the biggest names in the genre. A true showman and a real pleasure to watch perform.
9 May @ 8pm
Wits Main Theatre. 24 Station Street, Braamfontein. (Tel) 011-788-7631
Pirates of the Caribbean Party
Catch Michael Ferguson live at Keg and Filly this weekend for a Pirate Themed party with Captain Morgan and crew.
8 May @ 7pm
Keg and Filly. 3 Omlee Office Park, Sunninghill. (Tel) 011-807-5589
The city wide
Join Fred de Meillon and his and his band this weekend or an alternative rock and blues session at Smugglers!
9 May @ 6pm
Smugglers Pub. Corner of Riverbend and Witkoppen Roads, Bloubosrand. (Tel) 011-704-7199
Joel Zuma Birthday Concert
Join EMI recording artist Joel Zuma this weekend for a show of soul hits and original songs.
8 May @ 7pm
Winnie’s Soul and Jazz Restaurant. 1 Daphny Street, corner Wendy Street, Wendywood Shopping Centre. (Tel) 073-828-8888