Akbar’s monthly presentation of edgy LGBT performance art, hosted by Ian MacKinnon, is a reason to make the trek from WeHo to Silverlake. This month’s event will feature a night of puppets. It happens the third Monday of every month. A $5 donation is requested. Akbar is at 4356 W. Sunset Blvd. in Silver Lake. The event starts at 8 p.m. More information online.