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.
Queer Comics: Featuring 'Vexed Wisecracker'
August 05 2014 1:45 PM ET

Queer Comics: Featuring 'Vexed Wisecracker'

Jase Peeples

Diet tips, the red velvet cult, and Pride via Netflix make up the latest collection of Vexed Wisecracker comic strips from Mike Van Waes.

WATCH: Adorable Poet Reads Gay YouTube Valentine
August 05 2014 1:33 PM ET

WATCH: Adorable Poet Reads Gay YouTube Valentine

Daniel Reynolds

Get ready to fall in love with this Penn State poet.

'Kinky Boots', 'Cabaret', and More Offer 2-for-1 Tix
August 05 2014 1:30 PM ET

Kinky Boots, Cabaret, and More Offer 2-for-1 Tix

Brandon Voss

LGBT-inclusive musicals If/Then, Jersey Boys, and Mamma Mia! are among the shows participating in the upcoming Broadway Week promotion.

WATCH: Wachowskis Raise Funds for Chicago's TransLife Center
August 05 2014 12:12 PM ET August 05 2014 1:28 PM ET

WATCH: Matrix Directors Raise Cash for Chicago's TransLife Center

Parker Marie Molloy

The Matrix creators hosted a fundraiser for Chicago House's TransLife Center, an organization devoted to providing comprehensive programming and support to transgender individuals.

PHOTOS: 'We Are the Youth' Captures Young LGBT America
August 05 2014 8:00 AM ET

PHOTOS: These Youth Are the Future of LGBT America

Mitch Kellaway

A years-long photojournalism project has culminated in a deep, visually striking collection of portraits and stories from queer youth across the U.S.

'We Lead the Way': Thomas Roberts on MSNBC’s LGBT Coverage
August 05 2014 4:00 AM ET

Q&A: Thomas Roberts on MSNBC’s LGBT Coverage

Rebecca Juro

The out anchor talks trans inclusion, answers critics, and discusses the possibility of an LGBT-focused show.

WATCH: Black Artists Declare 'We Come From Kings'
August 04 2014 6:44 PM ET

WATCH: Black Artists Declare 'We Come From Kings'

Daniel Reynolds

Helmed by a gay director, the poetic performance highlights minority issues and is a teaser for season 4 of Lexus Verses and Flow.

August 04 2014 5:58 PM ET

John Barrowman Met Homophobic Vine Personality Nash Grier

The Arrow star later admitted that he didn't know about Grier's inflammatory past.

WATCH: Today Show Musical Coming, With Regis and Kathie Lee
August 04 2014 3:08 PM ET

WATCH: Today Show Musical Coming, With Regis and Kathie Lee

Rebecca Juro

The musical, a collaboration between Kathie Lee Gifford and gay composer David Friedman, will feature the Today cast and crew, plus special guest Regis Philbin.

Neil Patrick Harris Shares Naked Backstage Selfie
August 04 2014 2:00 PM ET

Neil Patrick Harris Shares Naked Backstage Selfie

Brandon Voss

The Tony winner ditches the drag on Twitter for his final weeks in Hedwig and the Angry Inch.

WATCH: Perez Hilton Strips and Sings Show Tunes
August 04 2014 1:15 PM ET

WATCH: Perez Hilton Strips, Sings Show Tunes

Brandon Voss

The gay blogger and media mogul channeled Rosie O'Donnell as a special guest of the Skivvies, a duo that performs in their underwear.

August 04 2014 10:16 AM ET

Those Gay Guardians of the Galaxy

While Pratt's abs are certainly lovely and definitely helped raise gay awareness for the movie, Guardians of the Galaxy deserve a gay head-to-toe not for Pratt's musculature, but because t

Adam Lambert Is a 'Killer Queen'
August 04 2014 5:30 AM ET

Adam Lambert Is a 'Killer Queen'

Daniel Reynolds

Fresh from his North American tour with Queen, Adam Lambert reflects on the legacy of Freddie Mercury, the advent of the 'post-gay' generation in music, and the launch of his 'Live Proud' campaign.