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Moby, Crystal Method top 'Dance for Equality' bill March 2 in Hollywood

February 25, 2011 | 11:39 am

Moby 2008 Ken Hively

Moby, the Crystal Method and artist Shepard Fairey will headline the Courage Campaign's “Dance for Equality” fundraiser on Tuesday, March 2, at Avalon in Hollywood in support of legal efforts defending same-sex marriages.

Other celebrities scheduled to  be on hand include “House” star Lisa Edelstein, who will host the evening; Oscar-winning writer-director Paul Haggis (“Million Dollar Baby,” “Crash”); and AIDS activist Cleve Jones. KCRW-FM program director and “Morning Becomes Eclectic” host Jason Bentley and DJ Dan also will participate.

Proceeds benefit the Courage Campaign’s efforts to overturn California’s Prop. 8 banning same-sex marriages.

Tickets are $25 in advance, available through the Courage Campaign’s web site, and $35 at the door.

--Randy Lewis

Photo of Moby performing in Malibu in 2008. Credit: Los Angeles Times.