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‘Big Gay Musical’ actor comes Out—On Film

Daniel Robinson turned down the audition for Friday’s festival opener three times. Now he says the role is a second coming out that brings him—and gay audiences—'full circle.'    READ MORE »

Friday: 18 gay things to do today

Kick off your gay weekend with a Friday of special guests. Out on Film's "The Big Gay Musical" (photo), DJ Chris Griswold mixes Mixx, queens hold court, and other Fierce, Fresh, Aqua & Retro options.    READ MORE »

Gay chamber networks its way to week’s end

Hoping to answer the nagging question of "How should I end my work week?" the Atlanta Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce offered this response: Knock back a cocktail or two with them.    READ MORE »

‘Club Pride’ rocks park pool during Pride festival

In a year that forced the Pride Committee to think outside the box to drum up interest and funds, the festival now features a club party with DJ Paulo (photo) at Piedmont Park during the festival.    READ MORE »

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Guest list emerging for public forum on Eagle

Who's in? Who's out? Like a teaser for an upcoming episode of "Project Runway," additional details are trickling out about the list of participants for the public forum Monday to rehash the recent Eagle raid.    READ MORE »

Thursday: 17 gay things to do today

Thursday is so gay, it'll keep your mind off the months rolling by. Kick off October in style with Atlanta Celebrates Photography, "Pagan Heaven," Comicpalooza and "First Wives Club."    READ MORE »

Rubbing Noses, bingo cards boost PALS

With canines large and small accompanying their model escorts along the runway, a fashion show took center stage Sunday at Rubbing Noses.    READ MORE »

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Police to take part in forum about Eagle raid

UPDATED | 2:12 p.m. A grassroots anti-crime group is partnering with a gay-friendly church to host a public forum Monday about the Atlanta Police Department's Sept. 10 raid at the Eagle.    READ MORE »

Out on Film stars ready for their close ups

What do Broadway baby Daniel Robinson (photo), gay man’s best gal-pal Rebekah Kochan, and New York drag queen Sweetie have in common? They’re all headed to Atlanta.    READ MORE »

Wednesday: 14 gay things to do today

Give a little, get a lot. Fun for funds is the gay motto for Wednesday, with Shop & Dine or Sing-along (photo) against HIV/AIDS, Stride into Pride toward the big festival, and a guerilla invasion for equality.    READ MORE »

Community  |  News  |  Politics

Number of gay candidates on Nov. 3 ballot hits 14

The list of openly gay candidates seeking office in metro Atlanta on the Nov. 3 ballot is up to 14 with the inclusion of a longtime Delta employee and a community activist and perennial candidate.    READ MORE »

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Eagle 8 told to return to court in early November

UPDATED | 10:55 a.m. The eight men arrested in the Sept. 10 police raid at the Eagle were told Tuesday to return to court again next month if the cases against them aren't resolved.    READ MORE »

Tuesday: 17 gay things to do today

What's gay about Tuesday? Plenty. Get political with Adam Brackman, go sporty with Hotlanta Volleyball (photo), find religion at Outwrite, be competitive at bingo, or find your rhythm in karaoke.    READ MORE »

Armorettes toast 30 years of tips to fight HIV

More than 300 people spent Sunday reliving their favorite moments with the Armorettes, a camp drag troupe started in the early days of HIV to raise money one tip at a time to help fight the disease.    READ MORE »

Monday: 16 gay things to do today

After a whole day trying to get the work-week started, put some gay into your Monday. Movies on the patio, poker, sushi, Chris Glaser (photo), and several options to drown your Monday miseries.    READ MORE »

Launching E. Lynn Harris’ posthumous book tour

A collection of authors, friends and family of author E. Lynn Harris joined together Tuesday to launch the national tour for "Mama Dearest," the 12th—and final—novel from the gay Atlanta author.    READ MORE »

Sunday: 17 gay things to do today

Don't start thinking about Monday. Sunday won't let you. Eat brunch, go to PALS Rubbing Noses, Fall Ball opening day, Armorettes 30th Anniversary (photo), and bars that can't let the weekend go.    READ MORE »

Rub noses – and elbows – to benefit PALS

Pets Are Loving Support, an Atlanta organization that helps the ill and elderly keep their pets, brings back its popular Rubbing Noses event on Sunday at Lambert Place.    READ MORE »

Armorettes look back, forge ahead after 30 years

How do you measure 30 years? How much have you learned? How many friends have you gained or lost? That’s the Armorettes thinking as they plan their 30th anniversary show on Sunday at Jungle.    READ MORE »

Saturday: 23 gay things to do today

Make Saturday gay all day and all night. Family conference, Southern Comfort, Softpaw softball, women's rugby, Castleberry Loft Tour, granola girls and DJ Joe Gauthreaux (photo) are all in the mix.    READ MORE »

 
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