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Our guide to the best LGBT events in At­lanta for March 4-17

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FRI­DAY, MARCH 4

Writ­ten by out play­wright Joe DiPi­etro, Hori­zon Theatre’s very funny mu­si­cal “The Toxic Avenger” runs through March 13, with an 8 p.m. show to­day, www.hor­i­zonthe­atre.com (Pub­lic­ity photo)

SATUR­DAY, MARCH 5

The At­lanta Opera opens the clas­sic “The Pi­rates of Pen­zance,” 8 p.m., run­ning through March 13, Cobb En­ergy Cen­tre, www.cobben­er­gy­cen­tre.com (Pub­lic­ity photo)

FRI­DAY, MARCH 4

The Indigo Girls per­form with the At­lanta Sym­phony Or­ches­tra at 8 p.m., www.at­lanta­sym­phony.org Come out to ONYX’s Hanky Code night, which in­cludes a silent auc­tion, demos, a spe­cial ap­pear­ance by Leather­man of Color 2016 Khalid El Bey and DJ Ron Pull­man spin­ning, 10 p.m. – 2 a.m., At­lanta Ea­gle, www.at­lantaea­gle.com

SATUR­DAY, MARCH 5

Come to Woofs for a $10 beer bust cel­e­brat­ing man­ager Aaron Born’s birth­day and a new non-smok­ing pol­icy, 4 – 8 p.m. www.woof­sat­lanta.com Bring a tasty dish and plenty to talk about to the Les­bian 50+ Potluck and So­cial, 6 – 8 p.m., Rush Cen­ter An­nex, www.rush­cen­ter­atl.org Purim off Ponce is SO­JOURN’s (South­ern Jewish Re­source Net­work for

Gen­der and Sex­ual Di­ver­sity) an­nual fundraiser. Now in its tenth year, Purim off Ponce has been known as one of At­lanta’s best cos­tume par­ties, with great drinks, danc­ing, and of course, drag queens. All pro­ceeds from Purim off Ponce sup­port the im­por­tant work of SO­JOURN. Purim off Ponce 2016 hon­ors the work of Jeff Gra­ham, ex­ec­u­tive di­rec­tor of Ge­or­gia Equal­ity. In recog­ni­tion of his long­time sup­port of SO­JOURN, Jeff will re­ceive the Michael Jay Kinsler Rain­maker Award. 8 – 11:59 p.m., Le Fais do-do, 1611 Ellsworth In­dus­trial Blvd NW, At­lanta, GA 30318 DJ Seth Breezy joins Jun­gle for the Jer­seys and Jocks events, www.jun­gleatl.com

SUN­DAY, MARCH 6

Fabio Cam­pos spins at Xion At­lanta, 3 a.m., www.face­book.com/ events/1693280764252907 SCAD FASH, the Sa­van­nah Col­lege of Art and De­sign’s mu­seum cel-

ebrat­ing fash­ion and film, presents “Be Your­self; Ev­ery­one Else Is Al­ready Taken” — the first U.S. ex­hi­bi­tion fea­tur­ing the work of artist, stylist and de­signer Daniel Lis­more — through April 1, www.scad­fash.org

It is Sun­day FUN­day with GLAAD At­lanta. Join the Amer­i­can Pool­play­ers As­so­ci­a­tion (APA) as they host GLAAD At­lanta for an af­ter­noon of bil­liards, booze and en­ter­tain­ment. Be­sides the eight pool ta­bles, dart boards, poker, board games and ar­cades the fab­u­lous Cal­ico Deville will per­form. En­trance do­na­tion is $10 per per­son to ben­e­fit GLAAD, 2- 5 p.m., The In­de­pen­dent, www.thein­de­pen­den­tat­lanta.com

MON­DAY, MARCH 7

The PFLAG sup­port group for les­bian, gay, bi­sex­ual, trans­gen­der and ques­tion­ing peo­ple and their par­ents and fam­ily meets tonight from 7:30 – 9 p.m., Uni­tar­ian Univer­sal­ist Con­gre­ga­tion of At­lanta, www.uuca.org

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