Joburg Music Guide – 2June

Forever Jackson

Fans of Michael Jackson, this one is for you! Performer Robin Parsons has dedicated his life to learning Michael Jacksons dance moves and singing. If you were not aware, you would swear that it is Michael Jackson himself of stage!

2 – 19 Jun @ 8pm (Wed – Sat), 3pm (Sun)

R145- R325

Joburg Theatre. On Loveday Street, Braamfontein. (Tel) 0861-670-670


Elvis – The way it is

Get ready to rock with Shaky Russel. This performer has an incredible vocal range that is so close to Elvis. Add a 12 piece cast and live band to that and you have a full on experience.

2 – 5 Jun @ 8pm (Tue – Sat), 2pm (Sun)

R120 – R180

Barnyard Theatre, Cresta. Beyers Naude Drive, Cresta Shopping Centre. (Tel) 011-478-5300



A unique show about the journey of Naledi to find the Great Baobab Tree which guards ancients secrets of light and truth. Show written in all 11 languages.

4 Jun@ 7pm


SA State Theatre. 320 Pretorius Street, Pretoria. (Tel) 012-392-4000


2016 Youth Month Concert

The Rand Symphony Orchestra will be celebrating Youth Month with this special concert. Works from Mozart, Sibelius, Haydn, Weber and more will be performed.

5 Jun @ 3:30pm

R150 – R100

Linder Auditorium. 27 St Andrews Road, Parktown. (Tel) 011-717-3223



A unique concept where the audience gives the performers topics to improvise on and sing about. It’s a fresh concept and every evening is a new show.

4 Jun @ 7:30pm


Amuse Café. 34 5th Street, Linden. (Tel) 084-555-5252


Six of the best

A tribute show with music from Freddie Mercury, Bon Jovi, Meat Loaf, Billy Joel, Cher and Pink.

2 Jun – 10 Jul @ 8pm (Tue – Sat), 2pm (Sun)

R120 – R180

Barnyard Theare. 64 Jones Road, Kempton Park. (Tel) 011-823-6933


Mervyn Africa Trio and Guest

He has performed for the Queen and President Nelson Mandela. Get to see him live at the Orbit.

4 Jun @ 8:30pm


The Orbit Jazz Club. 81 de Korte Street, Braamfontein. (Tel) 011-339-6645


My Crew Hip Hop Festival

The festival will showcase raw hip hop talent while DJ Vad, DJ Ludz and DJ Mash Star bring the beat. It’s going to be a party of note.

3 Jun @ 8pm


Ghandi Square. Cnr Eloff and Main Street, Braamfontein. (Tel) 011-492-0915


The Welsh Male Voice Choir

They are a non-profit-making organisation made up of amateur choristers, our reward is to give enjoyment to others – as well as ourselves – through the medium of song.

5 Jun @ 2:30pm


Roodepoort Theatre. 100 Christiaan de Wet Road, Florida Park. (Tel) 011-674-1357


Their genre-defying mix of live instruments, House beats and searing live performances has seen Goldfish go from impromptu jams at a tiny beach club in Cape Town to headlining Amsterdam’s Olympic Stadium.

4 Jun @ 5pm

The Tin Factory. 22 Archimedes Street, Kramerville. (Tel) 011-056-9069


Boys will be boys

Artists performing include: Leon Stols, Roan van As, Jo Engelbrecht, Henri – Vintage Kings.
4 Jun @ 7pm


SA State Theatre. 320 Pretorius Street, Pretoria. (Tel) 0861-915-8000


Wits Trio

The trio formed 4 years ago and have performed at major festivals and music societies in SA. Consisting of a Pianist, Violinist and Cellist the trio play a range of music from Brahms and Beethoven.

13 Jun @ 5:30pm


University of JHB. Off Kingsway Road, Auckland Park. (Tel) 0861-915-8000