Seat Filler: Best New York Theater of 2011
January 02 2012 1:39 PM ET

Seat Filler: Best NYC Theater of 2011

Brandon Voss

The Advocate's man on the New York theater scene counts down the top 10 LGBT-inclusive productions of the past year.

Seat Filler December 2011
December 22 2011 5:00 AM ET

Seat Filler: The Advocate's Guide to New York Theater 

Brandon Voss

Our man on the New York theater scene checks out Kim Cattrall, Patti LuPone, Jackie Hoffman, naughty gay boy scouts, and a same-sex kiss for Harry Connick Jr.

Actress Jennifer Lanier is Standing on Ceremony
November 16 2011 2:26 AM ET

Actress Jennifer Lanier Is Standing on Ceremony

Diane Anderson-Minshall

Acclaimed lesbian actress Jennifer Lanier has been out for decades, but her latest role in Standing on Ceremony: The Gay Marriage Plays hits close to home for the married thespian.

Seat Filler November 2011
November 15 2011 7:17 PM ET

Seat Filler: NYC Theater Guide for November 2011

Brandon Voss

Our man on the New York theater scene has alone time with Hugh Jackman, gets caught in a bad bromance with Jesse Eisenberg, worships Hunter Parrish, sobers up with Judith Light, and more.

Diva Doing Good
October 21 2011 11:35 AM ET

Diva Doing Good

Neal Broverman

Dreamgirl Sheryl Lee Ralph may be the hardest working HIV activist in Hollywood — aside from a diva extravaganza she's hosting on Saturday night, Ralph is the face of an Alvin Ailey performance that connects the disease to dance.

Seat Filler October 2011
October 12 2011 8:17 PM ET

Seat Filler: NYC Theater Guide for October 2011

Brandon Voss

Our man on the New York theater scene boards a big gay bus to see struggling small-town teens, Jonathan Groff’s racist rants, Joey Arias and his twisted puppets, an oversexed boy wizard, and more.

Broadway Flea Market Raises 547K for HIV
September 27 2011 6:50 PM ET

Broadway's Flea Market Raises $547K for HIV

Advocate Contributors

The annual Broadway Flea and Auction raised $547,658 for the non-profit organization, Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS on Sunday.

Matt Bomer On Why Prop 8 Matters To Him
September 19 2011 3:30 PM ET

EXCLUSIVE: Matt Bomer On Why Marriage Equality Matters To Him

Jeremy Kinser

White Collar star Matt Bomer discusses his involvement in Dustin Lance Black's play about marriage equality and why it's important to him.

Dustin Lance Blacks Prop. 8 Play Whos Who
September 18 2011 12:55 PM ET

Dustin Lance Black's Prop. 8 Play: Who's Who

Jeremy Kinser

A star-studded cast will bring to life Dustin Lance Black's new play 8, based on the court trial to overturn Proposition 8, California's gay marriage ban.

Seat Filler September
September 14 2011 12:20 PM ET

Seat Filler: NYC Theater Guide for September 2011

Brandon Voss

The Advocate’s man on the New York theater scene scopes out some short-lived shows featuring repressed lesbian mothers, drag queen ghosts, closeted ’80s misfits, Liza Minnelli impersonators, gratuitous male nudity, and more.

Seat Filler August
August 11 2011 1:35 PM ET

Seat Filler: NYC Theater Guide for August 2011

Brandon Voss

The Advocate’s man on the New York theater scene relights Rent’s candle, turns Shakespeare gay, watches reruns with Judy Gold, revisits the studs of Mamma Mia!, unearths a Glass Menagerie with a happy ending, and more.

Breaking the Taboo
August 09 2011 5:25 AM ET

Breaking the Taboo

Paris Barclay

Did Luke Evans, in his first major role, really announce that he's gay? Doesn't he have handlers or agents who know what's best for him?

Transgender Documentary Southern Comfort Becomes Musical
August 02 2011 7:45 PM ET

Transgender Documentary Becomes Musical

Diane Anderson-Minshall

A new musical based on Kate Davis’s award-winning transgender documentary, Southern Comfort, will premiere at CAP21’s Black Box Theater in New York City in October.