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.
First Look: 'It's Only a Play' Cast Reenacts Ellen's Oscar Selfie
August 25 2014 3:00 PM ET

First Look: It's Only a Play Reenacts Ellen's Oscar Selfie

Brandon Voss

Nathan Lane, Megan Mullally, and more pose to promote gay playwright Terrence McNally's new Broadway comedy.

'Love Is Strange' Is a Box Office Standout
August 25 2014 1:52 PM ET

How Did Love Is Strange Perform at the Box Office?

Daniel Reynolds

On average, the film about a long-term gay relationship outpaced all other films at the box office last weekend.

August 25 2014 11:52 AM ET

The 12 Greatest Female Gay Icons of All Time

Plus: Nathan & Matthew back together on Broadway

'Cock' Brings Bi Love Triangle to L.A.
August 25 2014 7:15 AM ET

Cock Brings Bi Love Triangle to L.A.

Brandon Voss

Mike Bartlett's play about a sexually conflicted young man will make its West Coast premiere.

We Need More Gay Sex on TV
August 25 2014 6:30 AM ET

We Need More Gay Sex on TV

Daniel Reynolds

There are a slew of Emmy nominations for three-dimensional LGBT characters with sex lives on premium cable, but how long before network television catches up?

Inside Clive Barker
August 25 2014 4:00 AM ET

Inside Clive Barker

Christopher Harrity

Millions of fans have enjoyed Clive Barker's dark visions in his books and films. Now a sleek new book of his art shows the seeds of his inspirations.

Laverne Cox and Twin to Headline NYC's GenderFluid Fest
August 25 2014 12:12 AM ET

Laverne Cox and Twin to Headline NYC's GenderFluid Fest

Brandon Voss

The transgender arts festival will also include appearances by Kate Bornstein, Ian Harvie, Bianca Leigh, and Holly Woodlawn.

Matt Bomer to Join American Horror Story: Freak Show
August 24 2014 4:00 PM ET

Matt Bomer Joins the Freak Show

Sunnivie Brydum

The out actor will have a guest spot on an episode of the upcoming fourth season of gay creator Ryan Murphy's American Horror Story: Freak Show.

WATCH: Lesbian Teen's Perfect Parody Of Westboro's Antigay Panic!
August 23 2014 1:34 PM ET

WATCH: Lesbian Teen's Perfect Parody Of Westboro's Antigay Panic!

Sunnivie Brydum

After the Westboro Baptist Church targeted Panic! At The Disco, a a 16-year-old Scottish fan had a few choice words to sing back to the antigay group.

PHOTOS: U.K.'s 'Brighton Trans-formed' Celebrates Trans Lives
August 23 2014 8:00 AM ET

PHOTOS: Explore Britain's 'Brighton Trans*Formed'

Mitch Kellaway

A new oral history project highlights the vibrant members of Brighton, U.K.'s transgender community.

Artist Spotlight Paul Reitz
August 23 2014 4:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Paul Reitz Editors

'I have to shoot. If I haven't in several days, it starts gnawing at me.'