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: Teen Dancing Diva Is the Best Internet Meme Ever
October 20 2014 12:03 AM ET

WATCH: Teen Dancing Diva Is the Best Internet Meme Ever

Jami Smith

This 15-year-old's confidence is the best thing to happen to the Internet this week. Move over divas. Brendan Jordan is everything.

Artist Spotlight: Boots Bryant
October 18 2014 4:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Boots Bryant

Christopher Harrity

Just a little harmless Halloween fun with knives, dogs' heads, clown masks, and a diaper or two.

Hot Sheet: October 17, 2014
October 17 2014 7:23 PM ET

Hot Sheet: Halloweenie Roast

Advocate.com Editors

Our top 10 entertainment and events highlights this week include GMCLA's hot Halloweenie fundraiser, Mary Lambert, NPH, Laverne Cox, and Dear White People.

North Carolina High School Cancels Play Due to Gay Scene
October 17 2014 12:10 PM ET

North Carolina High School Cancels Play Due to Gay Scene

Brandon Voss

A student production of John Cariani's Almost, Maine has been deemed inappropriate for what the principal calls 'sexually-explicit overtones and multiple sexual innuendos.'

PHOTOS: Michael C. Hall on Broadway in 'Hedwig'
October 17 2014 12:01 PM ET

PHOTOS: Michael C. Hall Wigs Out in Hedwig

Brandon Voss

The Dexter star lets his hair down in a sparkly new set of production photos from Broadway's Hedwig and the Angry Inch.

Op-ed: After 25 Years, Mapplethorpe's Photos Still Crack the Bullwhip
October 17 2014 5:19 AM ET

Op-ed: After 25 Years, Mapplethorpe's Photos Still Crack the Bullwhip

Nathan Smith

It's been a quarter-century since Robert Mapplethorpe’s most notorious exhibition, The Perfect Moment, but his homoerotic photographs, called 'obscene' at the time, are as politically charged as ever.

EXCLUSIVE: Laverne Cox Sounds Off on 'The T Word'
October 17 2014 5:00 AM ET

EXCLUSIVE: Laverne Cox Sounds Off on The T Word

Mitch Kellaway

Ahead of her documentary's premiere tonight, Laverne Cox and trans youth advocates Kye Allums and L'lerrét Ailith offered exclusive insights into the making of The T Word.

In the Galleries: The Decadence of Halloween
October 17 2014 4:30 AM ET

In the Galleries: The Decadence of Halloween

Christopher Harrity

Antebellum Gallery, in the bloody heart of Hollywood, hosts its annual Halloween art show and party.

Prick: The Notorious Henry Hate
October 17 2014 4:00 AM ET

Prick: The Notorious Henry Hate

Christopher Harrity

With high-profile clients like the late Alexander McQueen and Amy Winehouse in his London tattoo parlor, Henry Hate inked over his Orange County roots.

BOOKS: Jeremy Kost's Fractured
October 17 2014 3:35 AM ET

PHOTOS: Jeremy Kost's Fractured

Christopher Harrity

The shards of images in Kost's new book create something both dreamlike and tangible.

Neil Patrick Harris to Host the Oscars
October 15 2014 6:09 PM ET

Neil Patrick Harris to Host the Oscars

Alex Panisch

Sorry, Billy Crystal.

ABC Announces Series Inspired by Gay Soccer Pro Robbie Rogers
October 15 2014 3:48 PM ET

ABC Announces Series Inspired by Gay Soccer Pro Robbie Rogers

Annie Hollenbeck

Rogers will also be a producer on the show, a sitcom about an out athlete.

Chicago Theater to Dedicate Entire Season to Terrence McNally
October 15 2014 3:00 PM ET

Chicago Theater to Dedicate Entire Season to Terrence McNally

Brandon Voss

Eclipse Theatre Company will stage three classics by the Tony-winning gay playwright.

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