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: How 'The Way He Looks' Will Open Your Eyes
October 20 2014 8:00 AM ET

Op-ed: How The Way He Looks Will Open Your Eyes

Matt Kane of GLAAD

Brazil's Oscar entry represents something we need to see a lot more of on TV and film — a differently abled character who transcends the stereotype of 'the gay guy.'

PHOTOS: The Scariest and Sexiest Costumes of Halloweenie 2013
October 20 2014 7:00 AM ET

PHOTOS: Halloweenie's Scariest and Sexiest Costumes

Daniel Reynolds

Looking for costume ideas? Feast your eyes on the creative getups from last year's benefit for the Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles.

Jennifer Knapp: Christian, Lesbian, and Free
October 20 2014 6:00 AM ET

Jennifer Knapp: Christian, Lesbian, and Free

Jase Peeples

Singer-songwriter Jennifer Knapp opens up about her transformation from a closeted Christian musician to an outspoken advocate for LGBT people of faith.

The Art of the 'Gender Bender Festival'
October 20 2014 5:00 AM ET

The Art of the 'Gender Bender Festival'

Christopher Harrity

The annual Gender Bender Festival in Italy aims to expand perceptions of gender through art and culture, starting with its distinctive poster art.

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

WATCH: Teen Dancing Diva Is 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.

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