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.
Op-ed: Dear Straight People
October 24 2014 7:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Dear Straight People

Daniel Reynolds

Don't be fooled. Much has been made about race politics in Dear White People, but the film has a definite gay agenda.

PHOTOS: Play Set in Gay Bar Celebrates Queer NYC History
October 23 2014 2:00 PM ET

PHOTOS: Play Set in Gay Bar Celebrates Queer NYC History

Brandon Voss

The world premiere of Mickey Bolmer's Back, which takes place on Halloween in 1989, raises a toast to Greenwich Village.

New Book Tells Bisexual Men's Stories
October 23 2014 1:16 PM ET

New Book Tells Bisexual Men's Stories

Eliel Cruz

Recognize: The Voices of Bisexual Men, from the Bisexual Resource Center, shines a light on the diversity of bi men.

'Big Brother' Breakout Frankie J. Grande Will Rock Broadway
October 23 2014 1:03 PM ET

Big Brother's Frankie J. Grande Will Rock Broadway

Brandon Voss

Ariana Grande's gay brother is returning to his musical theater roots in Rock of Ages.

EXCLUSIVE: Bette Midler Covers TLC's 'Waterfalls'
October 23 2014 8:00 AM ET

EXCLUSIVE: Bette Midler Covers TLC's 'Waterfalls'

Jase Peeples

The Divine Miss M delivers a stunning cover of TLC’s classic ‘Waterfalls,’ from her upcoming album It’s the Girls.

Seat Filler: Our Guide to New York Theater for October 2014
October 22 2014 1:03 PM ET

5 Must-See Shows: What's Gay Off-Broadway

Brandon Voss

Planning to see theater in NYC? Check out these five new LGBT-inclusive shows.

Op-ed: How Transparent Tried and Failed to Represent Trans Men
October 22 2014 10:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Transparent Tries, But Fails to Represent Trans Men

Cael Keegan

Transparent is both groundbreaking and problematic. But not for the reasons you've heard.

Op-ed: Calling Bisexuality a Phase Is Hurtful
October 22 2014 9:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Calling Bisexuality a Phase Is Hurtful

Amy Leibowitz

Author Amy Leibowitz says celebrities who publicly claim bisexuality should be careful about calling it a phase.

EXCLUSIVE: Jennifer Hudson Raises Her Voice for Marriage Equality
October 22 2014 6:00 AM ET

Jennifer Hudson Raises Her Voice for Marriage Equality

Jase Peeples

Jennifer Hudson has joined forces with W Hotels and the Human Rights Campaign for a new initiative fighting for marriage equality across all 50 states.

PHOTOS: The Moving History of a Gay Jewish Congregation
October 22 2014 4:00 AM ET

PHOTOS: The Moving History of a Gay Jewish Congregation

Advocate.com Editors

The book Changing Lives, Making History: Congregation Beit Simchat Torah is a testament to LGBT love, spirituality, and persistence.

EXCLUSIVE: U.K. Documentary 'Patchwork' Puts Spotlight on Trans Love
October 21 2014 5:47 PM ET October 23 2014 2:55 PM ET

U.K. Documentary Patchwork Spotlights Trans Love

Mitch Kellaway

In this exclusive clip from the upcoming trans-focused British documentary series Patchwork, lovebirds Darcy and Rosa talk about 13 years of partnered bliss through and beyond gender transition.

WATCH: Alan Cumming on Getting 'Whacked' By Shia LaBeouf
October 21 2014 3:09 PM ET

WATCH: Alan Cumming on Getting 'Whacked' By Shia LaBeouf

Brandon Voss

The Cabaret star liked that LaBeouf called him 'the sexiest man I've ever seen.'

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