Faith forum approaches

RALEIGH, N.C. — The Affirming Faith Forum will be held on Jan. 23, 6:30 p.m., at the LGBT Center of Raleigh, 324 S. Harrington St.

This event, held monthly, is a HealthWorks program of the center and focuses on strengthening community love, fighting against LGBT hate-based religious rhetoric threats.


‘Cheating’ gets read

CARBORRO, N.C. — “A Cheating Nirvana” will be presented in a play reading on Jan. 18, 1:30 p.m., at the The Arts Center, 300 E. Main St., Suite G.

The Anthony Garcia-Copian play tells the tale of two gay men in 1980s New York. The comedy shows how Clem wants to settle down with his girlfriend Lupe, but has as yet shared with her that he has a life-long male companion named Tots. Clem insists that he’s not gay, but bisexual.

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Lainey Millen

Lainey Millen was formerly QNotes' associate editor, special assignments writer, N.C. and U.S./World News Notes columnist and production director from 2001-2019 when she retired.