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.

The most important fashion item of the 20th century — Levi Strauss jeans — based their appeal on slim-hipped cowboys in a fun-loving, all-male environment.

September 18 2014 4:00 AM

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

September 17 2014 3:50 PM

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

September 17 2014 8:00 AM

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.

September 17 2014 4:00 AM

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

September 16 2014 3:54 PM

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

September 15 2014 6:45 PM

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

September 15 2014 6:10 PM
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