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.
BOOKS: Art & Queer Culture
September 20 2014 3:00 AM ET

BOOKS: Art & Queer Culture

Christopher Harrity

If LGBT visibility is of prime importance for acceptance, then what could be more important than LGBT art?

Hot Sheet: September 19, 2014
September 19 2014 6:42 PM ET

Hot Sheet: Openly Serving, Openly Loving Editors

Our top 10 entertainment and events highlights this week include gays in the military, Faking It, Space Station 76, and How to Get Away With Murder.

Op-ed: These Lesbians Will Break Your Heart
September 19 2014 6:00 AM ET

Op-ed: These Lesbians Will Break Your Heart

Michelle Cheever

While Ilene Chaiken's earlier series depicted the lives of lesbians in glamorous L.A., her latest project is her realest yet.

PHOTOS: Love Is Love Continues Capturing Happy Couples
September 19 2014 5:00 AM ET

PHOTOS: Love Is Love Captures Happy Couples

Christopher Harrity

Seeing images of loving LGBT couples continues to move the needle of acceptance forward. Mitch Kitter and Shalem Mathew are normalizing same-sex love.

MTV's 'Faking It' Introduces Intersex Character
September 18 2014 1:12 PM ET September 19 2014 12:13 PM ET

MTV's Faking It Introduces Intersex Character

Mitch Kellaway

MTV's LGBT-themed teen dramedy will explore a less commonly visible aspect of gender variance in its second season.

'Pride', a Film About British LGBT Activists, May Become a Musical
September 18 2014 11:00 AM ET

Pride, a Film About British LGBT Activists, May Become a Musical

Brandon Voss

The stage is set for the true story of unlikely LGBT heroes during a 1984 miners' strike.

Has Gaga Lost the Gays?
September 18 2014 7:00 AM ET

Has Gaga Lost the Gays?

Daniel Reynolds

At what point did gay fans stop going gaga for Gaga?

Laverne Cox to Premiere New Documentary, 'The T Word'
September 18 2014 4:00 AM ET September 18 2014 5:14 PM ET

Get the Scoop on Laverne Cox's New Project: The T Word

Mitch Kellaway

Laverne Cox's new documentary will explore the stories of 'fearless' transgender youth.

Out Innovators Win 'Genius' Grants For Work in Arts, Law
September 17 2014 2:50 PM ET

Three Out Creatives Win Genius Grants

Michelle Garcia

Alison Bechdel, Mary Bonauto, and Samuel Hunter were named three of 21 recipients of this year's highly coveted MacArthur Foundation grant.

Op-ed: The Trouble With 'Teen Wolf'
September 17 2014 7:00 AM ET

Op-ed: The Trouble With Teen Wolf

Jase Peeples

Weak references to LGBT characters and storylines on TV aren't enough for millennial viewers.

The A-List Interview: David Walton
September 17 2014 3:00 AM ET

The A-List Interview: David Walton

Brandon Voss

From his gay role in Burlesque to his fluctuating spot on the Kinsey scale, here's what you should know about the guy in NBC's About a Boy.

Facebook Clashes With Drag Performers Over 'Real Name' Policy
September 16 2014 2:54 PM ET

Facebook Clashes With Drag Performers Over 'Real Name' Policy

Daniel Reynolds

The social media platform requires users to use a legal name, which has generated controversy among those who identify by drag or performer names.

Dustin Lance Black's Newest Play Shows Us LGBT Life in Russia
September 15 2014 5:45 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.