LGBT Atlanta Best Bets for Nov. 4 – Nov. 10

Friday, November 4

Atlanta Lyric Theatre presents a version of the classic musical “A Chorus Line,” directed by the openly gay Ricardo Aponte and running through November 6, with an 8 p.m. performance tonight, Jennie T. Anderson Theatre, 548 S. Marietta Parkway Marietta, GA 30060,

Saturday, November 5 – Sunday November 6

Central Presbyterian Church begins a four-class series titled “Pronouns, Potties and People: Transgender Studies 101,” facilitated by the Rev. Molly McGinnis. The series will kick off with a screening of the documentary “Out of Order,” revealing the complex and painful struggles faced by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer faith as they confront entrenched bigotry and work to build loving support within their churches. 5 p.m., in the church sanctuary. Classes begin November 6 at 9:45 a.m. in the atrium of the Central Outreach & Advocacy Center. The film and classes are free and open to the public,

Saturday, November 5

What’s better than birthday cake? Birthday cake and a book signing with one of the funniest women on the planet Luvvie Ajayi, aka Awesomely Luvvie, who will join Charis to celebrate the bookstore’s 42nd birthday. Ajayi will be reading from her new book “I’m Judging You: The Do Better Manual.” 11 a.m. – 12 p.m., Charis Books,

Don’t miss the first concert in the Atlanta Women’s Chorus’ fourth season. The Atlanta Women’s Chorus opens season 4 with a musical journey through the seasons. “Follow the Sun” will offer a variety of musical genres that will carry audiences through the moods of winter, spring, summer and fall, along with a little taste of the holidays. From popular Beatles tunes to those made unforgettable by the incomparable Frank Sinatra, from Broadway classics to challenging choral works, this show is sure to delight its audiences. 2 and 8 p.m., Druid Hills Presbyterian Church, 1026 Ponce de Leon Avenue, 30308

Out Front Theatre company, dedicated to producing LGBT-themed theatrical work, opens “Priscilla, Queen of the Desert: The Musical,” based on the cult classic movie about drag queens Tick, Bernadette and Adam, 8 p.m., through November 6,

Sunday. November 6

Enjoy free pool and rotating DJs at Bulldogs, 893 Peachtree Street, Atlanta, GA 30309

Monday, November 7

Trans and Friends is a youth-focused group for trans people, people questioning their own gender, and aspiring allies. Charis provides a facilitated space to discuss gender, relevant resources and activism around social issues. Whether silently or aloud, please come ready to consider your own gender in a transient world. This is a project of the Feminist Outlawz and is co-sponsored by Charis Circle’s Strong Families, Whole Children, 7 – 8:30 p.m.,

Tuesday, November 8

Vote today – please – and attend an election party near you,

J’s Lounge is the home for Rainbow Tuesdays, with Dymond Onasis and Nicole Paige Brooks leading the fun and DJ Destin providing house music, 1995 Windy Hill Road #1, Smyrna, GA 30080

Wednesday, November 9

Angelica and Malibu guide you through The AM Show competition at 10:30 p.m. at Burkhart’s,

Thursday, November 10 – Saturday, November 12

Does the level of structural racism and violence in our country keep you up nights? Do you want to connect with more people who want to implement actual solutions for racial justice? Then come to #Facing Race: A National Conference, a chance to meet like-minded professionals, organizers, creatives and activists who want a better future for the nation. The keynote speakers include Roxane Gay, a writer, professor, commentator, editor and author of “Bad Feminist.” The track includes some LGBT panel discussions as well. Hilton Atlanta, 255 Courtland St NE, Atlanta, GA 30303,

Thursday, November 10

Join national and state LGBTQ healthcare advocates, providers and policy makers to discuss what’s working and what lies ahead at the State of LGBTQ Health Roundtable and Reception. From 3:30 – 6 p.m. will be the keynote address by Dr. Scout, a national LGBTQ healthcare policy advocate, followed by a roundtable panel discussion with Georgia providers and policy makers. From 6 – 8 p.m. will be a donor’s reception. Piedmont Atlanta Hospital,


Sunday, November 20

The PFLAG support group for parents and families of LGBTQ children meets today from 2:30 – 4 p.m. at the Spiritual Living Center of Atlanta, 1730 Northeast Expressway NE, Atlanta, GA 30329