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.
WATCH: Travis Wall Brings Same-Sex Couples to 'So You Think You Can Dance'
August 30 2014 12:14 PM ET

WATCH: Travis Wall Proves Same-Sex Couples Can Dance

Lucas Grindley

The piece is believed to be the first featuring same-sex partner dancing on the Fox dance competition.

Artist Spotlight Jack Balas
August 30 2014 4:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Jack Balas

Christopher Harrity

SUMMER RERUNS: We thought we would take this holiday weekend to sit on our laurels and review some art that we really wanted to see again. Balas plays with classic themes and "big art." He also plays with our feelings.

Hot Sheet: August 29, 2014
August 29 2014 8:08 PM ET

Hot Sheet: Young, Cute, Dead Editors

Our top 10 entertainment and events highlights this week include the youth noir, Jamie Marks Is Dead, Patricia Clarkson in Last Weekend, and Lady Gaga with Tony Bennett.

August 29 2014 5:14 PM ET

Transparent Creator Jill Soloway's Dad Came Out as Trans to Her

Jeffrey Tambor will be playing a trans woman in Soloway’s upcoming Amazon show

Harry Styles Rocks A Michael Sam Jersey At St. Louis Concert
August 29 2014 11:58 AM ET

One Direction-er Stands With Sam

Annie Hollenbeck

Michael Sam's high-selling jersey made its way to a One Direction concert this week.

Who'd Look Hot as Broadway's Next Hedwig?
August 29 2014 11:50 AM ET

Who'd Look Hot as Broadway's Next Hedwig?

Brandon Voss

From Cheyenne Jackson to Patti LuPone, Playbill imagines famous Hedwig and the Angry Inch replacements through the magic of Photoshop.

Op-ed: This Is What Happens When a Generation Is Raised on LGBT Visibility
August 29 2014 8:00 AM ET

Op-ed: What Happens To a Generation Raised on LGBT Visibility?

Jase Peeples

Welcome to an era when LGBT artists have throngs of fans, and no one bats an eye.

August 28 2014 2:30 PM ET

Joan Rivers in Stable Condition After She Stopped Breathing During Surgery

The 81-year-old comedy legend was rushed to New York’s Mount Sinai hospital after complications during vocal cord surgery.

The Real-Life Parallels to 'Love Is Strange'
August 28 2014 12:20 PM ET

The Real-Life Parallels to Love Is Strange

Trudy Ring

The story of a teacher fired for marrying his same-sex partner is a famliar one around the nation.

Michael Urie Will Bring His 'Buyer & Cellar' Babs to U.K.
August 28 2014 12:06 PM ET

Michael Urie Will Bring His Buyer & Cellar Babs to U.K.

Brandon Voss

The out Ugly Betty alum will reprise his roles as Streisand and the diva's lowliest minion next year at London's Menier Chocolate Factory.

#TBT: Posters of Male Nudes
August 28 2014 11:30 AM ET

When the Male Nude Was a Selling Point

Christopher Harrity

Using naked men to sell your product is not a new idea. Seems there has always been room for a sexy hunk on a display poster.

WATCH: Men Claim Mailman Won't Deliver Because They're Gay
August 27 2014 2:42 PM ET

WATCH: Is Antigay Mailman Refusing to Deliver to This Couple?

Sunnivie Brydum

Even after cleaning up their street, a gay couple in Detroit say their local mailman won't include their home in his regular route.