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Jenna Laurenzo and Out on Film drop ‘Lez Bomb’ on Atlanta

Jenna Laurenzo and Out on Film drop ‘Lez Bomb’ on Atlanta

All she wants to do for Thanksgiving is bring her girlfriend home and come out to her parents and family, but matters get sidetracked for the main character in the comedic “Lez Bomb.”    READ MORE »

ATL is Burning blends ball culture with a live music dance party

ATL is Burning blends ball culture with a live music dance party

When Southern Fried Queer Pride decides to serve something fresh, count on a creative event. When they join forces with national LGBTQ talents and a huge brand sponsor, it’s a sure bet.    READ MORE »

10 signs that LGBTQ rights fights are shifting everyday culture

10 signs that LGBTQ rights fights are shifting everyday culture

When the going gets rough, it's empowering to look up from queer battles and headaches to acknowledge both the subtle and blatant changes all around us as signs of the times.    READ MORE »

Frenchie Davis coming to Atlanta to fulfill her destiny

Frenchie Davis coming to Atlanta to fulfill her destiny

Grammy-nominated singer Frenchie Davis is closing in on 20 years in the music business, so she’ll be loaded with songs to belt out when she plays Out Front Theatre on Nov. 7.    READ MORE »

Out Front opener explores gay bar massacre 40 years before Pulse

Out Front opener explores gay bar massacre 40 years before Pulse

If your queer history doesn’t yet include the 1973 arson attack in New Orleans, let this be your tutorial. If you only know the outcome, let "The View Upstairs" at Out Front Theatre personalize it.    READ MORE »

‘Pose’ creator talks pressure and success, teases Season 2

‘Pose’ creator talks pressure and success, teases Season 2

"Pose" co-creator Steven Canals talks about getting inspiration from "Paris Is Burning," the fight to get the show made, making magic with Ryan Murphy and the pressure to get it right.    READ MORE »

The best queer characters expanding mainstream TV this fall

The best queer characters expanding mainstream TV this fall

Show time! The 2018 TV season offers scores of queers in minor roles, walk-ons and cameos, as well as a relatively rich roster of leading, key or main characters.    READ MORE »

Kathy Griffin has ‘giant pot of tea’ to spill on Trump in Atlanta

Kathy Griffin has ‘giant pot of tea’ to spill on Trump in Atlanta

Comedian Kathy Griffin tackles the Trump photo controversy that almost ended her career in her 'Laugh Your Head Off World Tour,' hitting the Cobb Energy Centre on Sept. 21.    READ MORE »

Peanuts strip comes full queer circle in ‘Dog Sees God’

Peanuts strip comes full queer circle in ‘Dog Sees God’

The lessons and characters of the beloved comic featuring Snoopy and his friends are all grown up as disenfranchised youth in the thoroughly modern 'Dog Sees God' at Out Front.    READ MORE »

LGBTQ Atlanta artist breathes life into other people’s bodies

LGBTQ Atlanta artist breathes life into other people’s bodies

When human bodies become canvases, art is elevated. It's a transcendence that makes local painter Roberto Hernandez a master of living art.    READ MORE »

Judy Gold hits ATL with humor in her heart and the F Word on her lips

Judy Gold hits ATL with humor in her heart and the F Word on her lips

Veteran writer, actress and comedian Judy Gold hits Atlanta Monday night with love-over-hate for the social movements that the current "bunch of idiots" administration has launched.    READ MORE »

Joining Hearts meets Warhol in ‘Popped Art 2’

Joining Hearts meets Warhol in ‘Popped Art 2’

Gay Atlanta’s own Patrick Hanson has been working around the clock for months. The painter and sculptor chats with us in advance of his next unveiling, “Popped Art 2” to benefit Joining Hearts.    READ MORE »

Atlanta’s Topher Payne hits the Big gay Apple

Atlanta’s Topher Payne hits the Big gay Apple

Gay Atlanta always knew he had it in him. With a decade and a half of professional writing and fans from stage to page, local boy Topher Payne makes good with an off-Broadway hit.    READ MORE »

Meet the gays who are the ‘Best of Atlanta’

Meet the gays who are the ‘Best of Atlanta’

Creative Loafing loves its LGBT inclusion. Per usual, the paper’s annual romp through reader and critic picks for all that’s hot and cool in Atlanta left no gay unturned in arts, nightlife and headline news.    READ MORE »

Coming out makes Decatur Book Fest super gay

Coming out makes Decatur Book Fest super gay

Labor Day in gay Atlanta means huge LGBT events. On top of Black Gay Pride and Dragon*Con, count on an inclusive Decatur Book Festival, now even moreso with one of our own at the helm.    READ MORE »

Elton John, Sam Smith put gay in Music Midtown

Elton John, Sam Smith put gay in Music Midtown

When it’s not infuriating some in the gayborhood and providing days of entertainment to others, Music Midtown is bringing biggest-name talent to Atlanta. For 2015, it also brings some of the gayest.    READ MORE »

Let your inner faerie fly for Midsummer Night

Let your inner faerie fly for Midsummer Night

Atlanta Radical Faeries are ready to turn loose on their annual summer solstice celebration and have fun, but they’re out to educate too. Here’s how to Faerie that look, and that attitude, to join them.    READ MORE »

Out on Film kicks off lineup with gay jock doc

Out on Film kicks off lineup with gay jock doc

What better time than the gayest month of the year to announce the first entries into Atlanta’s LGBT film festival? Out on Film teases fans with a gays-in-pro-sports documentary and a dark comedy.    READ MORE »

Why this gay Pride art rubs you the wrong way

Why this gay Pride art rubs you the wrong way

You might think that self respect in the face naysayers is part and parcel to being gay. But in a new LGBT art exhibit, the artists and their viewers alike struggle with being proud of themselves.    READ MORE »

Amy Ray holds out for gay marriage in Georgia

Amy Ray holds out for gay marriage in Georgia

Fresh out with a new Indigo Girls album, Amy Ray is talking marriage. Fans can now hum to fresh tunes of love and loss and daydream about half of the hometown harmonies getting hitched.    READ MORE »

 
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