Arts & Entertainment
In the Arts & Entertainment section, The Advocate brings readers all the latest news on Hollywood, Broadway, and beyond. From New York to Los Angeles, The Advocate shines a spotlight on the stars of the screen who are lending their voices to support the LGBT community, as well as gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender individuals who are moving the cultural needle. Discover A-list interviews, the best gay movies and reviews of theater, music, books and television. Learn how Arts & Entertainment can shape national dialogue and can work to advance equality.
5 New Musical Cast Albums You Need Now
July 09 2014 1:20 PM ET

5 New Musical Cast Albums You Need Now

Brandon Voss

From Hedwig to Heathers, these recently released recordings of LGBT-inclusive NYC shows are musts for any collection.

July 09 2014 12:33 PM ET

Laverne Cox to Guest Star on Bravo Series

She’ll play an award-winning journalist and LGBT activist on new scripted series

What's LGBT About This Year's Comic-Con International
July 09 2014 10:15 AM ET

What's LGBT About This Year's Comic-Con International

Brian Andersen

Here’s the scoop on the can’t-miss LGBT-themed panels and parties scheduled to take place at the world’s biggest comic book and pop culture convention.

Which LGBT Icon Deserves a Biopic?
July 09 2014 8:30 AM ET

Which LGBT Icon Deserves a Biopic?

Daniel Reynolds

The Advocate asked the filmmakers at Outfest who their fantasy LGBT film subject might be — as well as who they would cast as the lead.

Why 'The Bridge' Can Be Called a Lesbian Crime Thriller
July 09 2014 7:09 AM ET

The Lesbian-ish Crime Thriller You Need To Watch

Diane Anderson-Minshall

You can catch the season 2 premiere of FX's The Bridge tonight at 10 p.m. or watch the entire first season on DVD. Here’s why you should.

In the Galleries: Black & White Pride
July 09 2014 4:00 AM ET

In the Galleries: Black & White Pride Editors

The intersection of race and homosexuality is talked about too little. But one gallery notes that from "the love that dare not speak its name" to Loving v. Virginia, to same-sex marriage rights, we've come a long way.

July 08 2014 7:50 PM ET

Clash of the Classics: Torch Song Trilogy vs. Boys Don't Cry Editors

In the second match of our Sweet 16 round in our Clash of the Classics tournament, it's Torch Song Trilogy vs. Boys Don't Cry.      

Clash of the Classics: 'Cabaret' vs. 'But I'm a Cheerleader'
July 08 2014 6:17 PM ET

Clash of the Classics: Cabaret vs. But I'm a Cheerleader Editors

In today's match, it's sexy kicks versus split-lifts.

July 08 2014 5:46 PM ET

B.O.R.N. to Style: A New Reality Series With Fashion Flair

The owner of a vintage boutique in Harlem shares his wit and wisdom on the new reality series B.O.R.N. to Style

July 08 2014 4:28 PM ET

Why Lance Bass Is Focused on Dating and Marriage

The entertainer chatted about Kidnapped For Christ, his upcoming on-air wedding, the boys of *NSYNC and more.

July 08 2014 3:14 PM ET

Megan Rapinoe Strips: First Openly Gay Athlete on ESPN Mag

The soccer star exposes herself for ESPN's annual body issue

WATCH: Vine's Biggest Star Says HIV Is A Gay Thing, Then Deletes Message
July 08 2014 12:29 PM ET July 08 2014 5:13 PM ET

WATCH: Vine's Biggest Star Says HIV Is A Gay Thing

Lucas Grindley

The 16-year-old is the most followed person on Vine and dropped an antigay slur while spreading misinformation about HIV.

Meredith Baxter on Ageism and Hollywood's Effect on Homophobia
July 08 2014 12:03 PM ET

Meredith Baxter on Hollywood's Effect on Homophobia

Jase Peeples

The actress speaks candidly about ageism in Hollywood and the positive effect LGBT visibility in entertainment is having on real life.