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.
Dustin Lance Black's Newest Play Shows Us LGBT Life in Russia
September 15 2014 6:45 PM ET

Dustin Lance Black's Newest Play Shows Us LGBT Life in Russia

Trudy Ring

We mustn't 'forget about our brothers and sisters abroad,' says Black.

'Skeleton Twins' Scares Up Impressive Box Office Haul
September 15 2014 6:10 PM ET

Skeleton Twins Scares Up Impressive Box Office Haul

Jase Peeples

The film by out director Craig Johnson made a powerful debut with its limited release this weekend.

An Afternoon in WeHo With a Gay Russian Teen Seeking Asylum
September 15 2014 7:30 AM ET

A WeHo Walk With a Gay Russian Asylum-Seeker

Advocate Contributor

Danny Fisk details his 'transformative' encounter with Vlad Slavskiy, an 18-year-old Russian LGBT activist participating in NYC's Uprising of Love: A Benefit Concert for Global Equality.

'Orange is the New Black' Meets 'The Golden Girls' in This Brilliant Mashup
September 15 2014 7:15 AM ET

WATCH: OITNB Meets Golden Girls in This Brilliant Mashup

Jami Smith

Here's the Orange is the New Black intro if you took out Regina Spektor and added The Golden Girls theme song. Thank you, Internet!

LGBT People Are Driving an Upheaval in Video Games
September 15 2014 6:00 AM ET

LGBT People Are Driving an Upheaval in Video Games

Matt Baume

From players to developers, LGBT people are upending what it means to be a gamer.

PHOTOS: Cast of 'Kinky Boots' National Tour
September 15 2014 5:30 AM ET

PHOTOS: Cast of Kinky Boots National Tour

Brandon Voss

Meet the fresh faces strutting their stuff across the country in the Tony-winning musical.

PHOTOS: Gay Warriors
September 15 2014 4:00 AM ET

PHOTOS: Gay Warriors Editors

EXCLUSIVE: Annie Lennox: 'Nostalgia' Preview
September 14 2014 2:35 PM ET

EXCLUSIVE: Annie Lennox: Nostalgia Preview

Jase Peeples

Annie Lennox takes fans behind the scenes for a preview of her new album Nostalgia in this exclusive trailer.

WATCH: Meet Trailblazing Two-Spirit Performer ICEIS Rain
September 13 2014 12:00 PM ET

WATCH: Meet Trailblazing Two-Spirit Performer ICEIS Rain

Mitch Kellaway

This week, the aboriginal music world is celebrating ICEIS Rain: a female singer who is also businessman Massey Whiteknife, a two-spirit gay man.

Drag Beauties of 'Pageant' to Get Cast Album
September 13 2014 5:00 AM ET

Drag Beauties of Pageant to Get Cast Album

Brandon Voss

The campy off-Broadway musical, which features men as female pageant hopefuls, will receive the first official recording in the show's 23-year history.

Artist Spotlight: Dean Cornwell
September 13 2014 4:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Dean Cornwell

Christopher Harrity

This important American illustrator peopled his artwork and murals with heroic examples of fit, muscular men.

September 12 2014 5:58 PM ET

Matt Bomer Narrates HBO Doc on Anti-Gay Sentiment in Russia

An exclusive first look at British filmmaker Ben Steele's exposé on Russian homophobia