A Johannesburg club owner has started a mobile strip club in a customised bus to entertain adults while ensuring his staff earn a living during the Covid pandemic.
Like many similar businesses, they were not allowed to operate and could not generate any income. And strippers.
The bus is certified to carry 23 passengers, but the lockdown regulations allow only half that capacity to be carried to maintain social distancing. Minnie said the club had decided to take just six people as an extra safety precaution.
Joburg's strip club on wheels gets the show on the road during lockdown
Unlike an ordinary club, the bus can transport patrons to their desired location within a reasonable kilometre radius at a cost of R2, per hour. The club employs 46 female strippers or adult entertainers from different races and backgrounds, said Minnie.
The women were not shy as they gave TimesLIVE a snippet of what they had in store, dancing with masks on. Our cleaners, bouncers, drivers.
Though the bus did not generate even a quarter of the club's revenue, it provided a lifeline to staff, he said. Register In. South Africa.
Clients are able to choose their preferred strippers or elect to be surprised. Operating under the lockdown means there is no physical contact with the strippers.
Adult entertainers need to make a living too during the Covid lockdown, says the club. He believes there will be a demand for the service even after the lockdown.
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