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First time ever, the renowned Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra heads east to the Palace of Dreams

18 March 2014

On June 27th and 28th 2014 the Brit Award winning and nominated, BLAKE joined by popular opera star CORTES-four of the most gifted male vocalists in the world will come together to bring two concerts combining the very best of Opera, classical, musicals and pop harmony.

Emperors Palace has “Night Fever” with the month long Bee Gees Tribute Show

18 March 2014

From 4 to 26 April 2014, the Odeon Showbar at Emperors Palace will stage a tribute show to the Bee Gees - 1997’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees and one of the best-selling groups of all time. Paul Buckby, Luciano Zuppa and Mark Richardson will team-up to reproduce the sounds and incredible harmonies performed by the brothers Gibb.

Mrs South Africa 2014 to be crowned at Emperors Palace

18 March 2014

Emperors Palace, known for hosting spectacular events of world-class calibre, will once again host the Mrs South Africa Beauty Pageant. Mrs South Africa aims to highlight the positive role that married women play in the country, where the pageant winner will strive to make a difference in the lives of others and embrace the values of marriage...

Shamrocks and smiles in store at the Luck of the Irish Festival this St Patrick’s Day

01 March 2014

For all of those who have ever wanted a true taste of Irish tradition, a pot of leprechaun’s gold at the end of the rainbow is now in reach at Emperors Palace this St Patrick’s Day. The Luck of the Irish Festival, running from Friday the 14th until Sunday the 16th of March 2014, is a joyful celebration of Irish culture and tradition, with...

Emperors Palace Classic offers a taste of Europe

17 March 2014

High-speed criterium circuit racing returns to Johannesburg this autumn with the seventh edition of the Emperors Palace Classic. The annual cycling spectacular, which is presented by ASG, starts with the popular mountain bike component on Saturday, April 12, and continues with the road and criterium races the following day.

Black is back at Emperors Palace

14 March 2014

Black is back at Emperors Palace One of South Africa’s favourite comedy brands, Blacks Only Comedy will return to the Centre Court at Emperors Palace for one night only on 29 March.

The Palace of Dreams awakes to symposium of sound this March

06 March 2014

The Palace of Dreams awakes to symposium of sound this March Emperors Palace will offer music lovers an unforgettable entertainment experience over the long weekend of 21 – 23 March. Aptly titled Legends Weekend, the music festival will feature iconic entertainers Caiphus Semenya, Jonas Gwangwa and Sandile “Ringo” Madlingozi live in the...

Diva-licious female impersonator, Ceri Dupree at Emperors Palace

05 March 2014

The UK’s leading female impersonator, Ceri Dupree will return to South Africa to perform his new one man diva show at Emperors Palace from 5 to 29 March. The fabulous and flamboyant Dupree will mesmerise audiences as he performs hits from the biggest artists, including Cher, Joan Collins, Tina Turner and Lady Gaga.

From showstoppers to stay overs, ‘Feel the Love’ with Emperors Palace

10 February 2013

Culture-rich entertainment from international shores, as well as local talent ensures many special moments are shared with Emperors Palace and ‘Feel the Love’ promotions on offer early 2014. Valentine’s packages across the country also warrant quick out of town trips to make you fall in love with South Africa’s popular destinations and special...

Phil Ivey and Dan Smith to Play Televised, $100,000 Buy-In WPT Alpha8™ Johannesburg on February 14 - 15

04 February 2013

Other Top Pros Travelling to Emperors Palace Casino Include Erik Seidel, Antonio Esfandiari, Jeff Gross, Jason Mercier, Dan “Jungleman” Cates, and Two-Time A8 Champion Philipp Gruissem

80’s superstars, Air Supply, to perform at Emperors Palace in April

31 December 2013

Finally, a breath of fresh ‘entertainment’ air will hit Gauteng within the next few months when international 80’s duo, Air Supply, will perform live in the Centre Court at Emperors Palace on 25 and 26 April 201

E: WPT Alpha8 Brings High-Stakes Poker Action to South Africa with Televised $100,000 Buy-In Even

31 December 2013

Poker’s High Rollers Will Compete for Fame and Fortune at Johannesburg’s Emperors Palace Casino Resort February 14-15

Sizzling hot song and dance at Emperors Palace

22 May 2013

Sizzling hot song and dance at Emperors Palace Get ready for a show that is so hot it sizzles when “Some Like It Hot” explodes onto stage on 22 May at 64 LIVE in the Entertainment Emporium at Emperors Palace. Some Like It Hot brings to life some of music’s greatest and latest hits in a brand new sultry, high-energy production of song and...

New Club Floor adds to five-star business hotel experience at Emperors Palace

29 April 2013

Launching in May 2013, the deluxe Club Floor and Business Centre Lounge at the award-winning 5-star D’oreale Grande hotel at Emperors Palace will provide discerning business travellers with an enhanced stay experience. The Club Floor and Lounge will consist of plush VIP rooms, meeting rooms, lounge and a host of personal and concierge services for...


08 April 2013

The Gautrain has facilitated travel to Emperors Palace by introducing new routes to its bus schedule. The latest route starts at the Rhodesfield Gautrain station, travels through Pretoria Road, onto Jones Road and into the entertainment resort. With luxurious accommodation, fine dining, spectacular entertainment and world class conference...

Remos, Rokkos and Foureira live in concert at Emperors Palace

08 April 2013

The greatest Greek show is set to hit South African shores this May for one night only. Emperors Palace and Africa Pacific Promotions are proud to present the triple thread musical talent of Antonis Remos, Stelios Rokkos and Eleni Foureira on 18 May!

WPT Emperors Palace National Poker Championship

08 April 2013

The room is silent, the atmosphere – electric. The crowd has risen to its feet to watch what could be the final hand of the WPT Main Event at Emperors Palace. Peter Basel moves all-in and Shaun Govender, a Durban local, says the two words that could earn him R745 000, “I call.”

Emperors Palace Classic moves to autumn

19 March 2013

Following a date change from February to April 13 and 14, the Emperors Palace Classic, presented by ASG, is set for a big stop-over on South Africa’s autumn road racing calendar. According to event director Wynand de Villiers the weekend festival of cycling, which takes place in and around the Johannesburg casino resort, was moved to keep...

Stars of the Ballet Moscow to enchant Emperors Palace

08 April 2013

Stars of the Ballet Moscow to enchant Emperors Palace Following the successful South African tour in 2011, Stars of the Ballet Moscow will return to the superbly appointed Theatre of Marcellus at Emperors Palace on 15 and 16 June. Former director of the Bolshoi Ballet, Yuri Vetrov, has prepared a magnificent new programme that will celebrate...

Spectacular circuit racing at Emperors

27 March 2013

Finishers of the Emperors Palace Classic in Johannesburg will once again be treated to shoulder-to-shoulder racing when the Circuit Spectacular kermesse takes place after the road race on Sunday, April 14. According to organiser Wynand de Villiers, from ASG, many national Classics presented post-race kermesses as part of the entertainment in...

Maree keeps Tasol-GT alive at Emperors Palace

08 April 2013

Tasol-GT rider David Maree held his nerve in a three-man sprint to win the Emperors Palace Classic, presented by ASG, in Johannesburg on Sunday to keep his team’s hopes for survival alive. Maree, whose squad’s title sponsorship expires at the end of the month, crossed the line first in 2:13:26, just a split-second clear of Bonitas’s Chris...

Stop…….Stash the Cash returns to Emperors Palace

08 April 2013

Emperors Palace has once again teamed-up with 94.7 Highveld Stereo for the hugely popular and anticipated Stash the Cash campaign. This April, win your share of R500 000 with the Palace of Dreams and Jo’burg’s No.1 hit music station, 94.7 Highveld Stereo. Only those who register at Emperors Palace will go into a draw stand a chance to be...

Jennifer Rush - LIVE

28 February 2013

Superstar Jennifer Rush heads for South African shores

Crown yourself with Peermont loyalty rewards

18 February 2013

Peermont has recently announced the launch of Crown Key, the group’s inaugural loyalty drive aimed at giving corporate and government guests better value and an experience above and beyond the hotels group’s star ratings.

Emperors Palace welcomes Nataniël’s latest show fACTORy

16 January 2013

The illustrious Nataniël presents his latest stage production; fACTORy, exclusively at Emperors Palace, taking place from 21 February – 31 March 2013. The performance is not about factories and does not take place in a factory. It is a journey of fantasy, fun, humour and hope that is inspired by the greatest act of all…Life. fACTORy promises to...

Juanita se elke liedjie ‘n vertoonstuk by Emperors Palace

16 January 2013

Word betower by Emperors Palace deur klassieke gunstelinge en die nuutste treffers van die koningin van Afrikaanse musiek, Juanita du Plessis. Die geliefde kunstenaar se vertoning, Jy voltooi my, sluit nuwe vrystellings in soos “Jy voltooi my”,” Onthou my”, “Om jou pinkie” en “Soentjie”.

Emperors Palace wins big at the Ekurhuleni Leaders and Achievers Awards

27 December 2012

Monday 3 December 2012, Emperors Palace, the Vegas of Africa, successfully scooped not one, but two awards at the annual PMR Africa Ekurhuleni Leaders and Achievers Breakfast Awards. The function also acknowldged the effort and hardwork of staff that contributed to the various nomniated companies success.

Miss Polly Rae and her Hurly Burly Girlys are finally coming to Emperors Palace

11 October 2012

It’s been a smash-hit in London’s West End and now The Hurly Burly Show arrives at Emperors Palace for a summer season of deliciously bawdy burlesque fun!

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