Baatour is Tunisia’s first openly gay presidential candidate

Mounir Baatour, who is the leader of the country's fringe Liberal Party, is the first openly gay presidential candidate in the Muslim world.

Young classical musicians to perform with orchestra

The young singers and solo instrumentalists will get the opportunity to perform with the orchestra on a professional stage, under the conductorship of Brandon Phillips.

Rafiki coming to local cinemas

'Rafiki' is directed by Kenyan director Wanuri Kahiu and produced by South African Steven Markovitz.

Grindr blackmailer prowls for unsuspecting gay men

South African men are urged to be vigilant when using online dating apps following cases of extortion.

SA’s 1st out footballer talks locker-room homophobia

Phuti Lekoloane says toxic masculinity continues to hamper his career as a soccer player.

Orphée et Eurydice

Hlengiwe Mkhwanazi spoke to the Pink Tongue about Orphée et Eurydice which will be staged at the Baxter in September.

From the top

From the Top will celebrate poignant moments that shape our memories, inspire our future and most importantly, remind us to live each moment to the fullest.

Jeweller won’t make engagement ring for same-sex couple

Jeweller Craig Marks Diamonds recently refused to design an engagement ring for a same-sex couple.

Florence and Wine in the Wilderness at Baxter

Florence and Wine in the Wilderness will make their South African premiere at the Baxter from Wednesday August 28 to Friday September 13.

August movies

There's a lot of movies coming out this month. Writer Steyn du Toit takes a look at some of them.