SAT­UR­DAY, AUG. 6

GA Voice - - Outspoken -

Jay Bran­nan Build­ing on the ac­tivist tra­di­tion of con­scious­ness rais­ing groups, each month Charis Books in­vites com­mu­nity mem­bers to join The Per­sonal is Po­lit­i­cal, a lightly fa­cil­i­tated group to talk about is­sues in their per­sonal lives or in so­ci­ety as a whole that they are try­ing to process or de­con­struct. The group will then use in­ter­sec­tional fem­i­nist strate­gies as tools to help talk through those is­sues, 7:30 – 9 p.m., Ed­die’s At­tic, www.charis­book­sand­more.com Out ac­tor An­thony Rapp is part of the cast of the Tony-nom­i­nated mu­si­cal “If/Then,” open­ing at the Fox Theatre tonight at 7:30 p.m. and run­ning through Aug. 14, www.foxthe­atre.org

THURS­DAY, AUG. 11

Do you want to make a dif­fer­ence in the lives of home­less or at-risk LGBTQ youth in At­lanta? Lost-n-Found Youth needs your help! Join them to­day to learn about the or­ga­ni­za­tion, its youth and vol­un­teer op­por­tu­ni­ties, Lost-n-Found Youth. 2585 Chan­tilly Dr NE, At­lanta, GA 30324

FRI­DAY, AUG. 12

At­lanta Pride presents the Stride into Pride event at Six Flags to­day, be­gin­ning at 10 a.m. and last­ing un­til mid­night. En­joy a day of fun by watch­ing live show en­ter­tain­ment, eat­ing tasty snacks and rid­ing some of your fa­vorite thrilling coast­ers! Once you have suf­fi­ciently screamed your heart out, then get ready for an exclusive party at 7 p.m., www.sixflags.com/over­ge­or­gia/spe­cialevents/stride-into-pride

THURS­DAY, AUG. 18

The Al­liance Theatre opens the highly an­tic­i­pated mu­si­cal “The Prom,” about a high school stu­dent who wants to bring her girl­friend to the prom with her – and all hell breaks loose. 7:30 p.m., through Sept. 25, www.al­liancethe­atre.org

NYC-based gay mu­si­cian has been writ­ing and per­form­ing his own sweet and sad folk songs, with a healthy dose of cyn­i­cal hu­mor, around the globe since 2006. This in­ter­na­tional tour­ing is what in­spired his new­est re­lease “Around the World in 80 Jays”, an acous­tic col­lec­tion of nine in­ter­na­tional cover songs. 7 p.m. at www.ed­diesat­tic.com (Pub­lic­ity photo)

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