U of L Pride Week @ Various locations

Sept. 30-Oct. 6

Various locations

Films and speakers dominate the schedule at University of Louisville’s Pride Week, which kicks off on Friday with a dance at the Red Barn (8 p.m.). Highlights include a keynote address by Anthony Rapp, who originated the role of Mark in “Rent” on Broadway and also starred in the film adaptation in 2005. He’ll lead an acting workshop on Oct. 6 before his lecture at the Student Activities Center (7 p.m.). There will also be screenings of “Switch: A Community in Transition,” which explores the impact of gender transition on families, friends and co-workers (Oct. 2, 6 p.m.), and “For the Bible Tells Me So,” which examines how the religious right interprets the Bible to support their agenda (Oct. 4, 6:30 p.m.). Lectures, discussions and open mics fill out the rest of the seven days. Check out the website for more. —Sara Havens

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