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 Ellen Show gets dancer wet to fight cancer.

October 13 2012 12:31 PM

Harris Savides, the cinematographer who brough gay pioneer Harvey Milk's story to life, died Thursday, according to TheWrap.The 55-year-old shot six films with gay filmmaker Gus Van Sant, including Elephant, Gerry, and Milk, and he worked with Sofia Coppola, David Fincher, and Ridley Scott (among others).

October 13 2012 12:07 PM

The legendary 70-year-old singer performs a sold-out show in Brooklyn, the first time in her hometown since she was 8 years old.

October 13 2012 11:41 AM

The top 10 entertainment highlights on our gaydar this week: Gayby premieres in New York City, an American Horror Story with a hot new cast and plot, plus Brandy makes a return.

October 12 2012 6:43 PM

When the first Models of Pride took place in 1993, it was a conference focused exclusively on the issues and concerns of LGBTQ youth. Now, 20 years later, under the direction of the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center, Models of Pride not only plays host to more than 1,000 LGBT youth and young adults, it has expanded to include tracks for college bound students and even parents of LGBT youth.

Each track caters to a different audience, but the goal — to create a community of support and a team of advocates for LGBT youth — is the same.

October 12 2012 3:38 PM

National Coming Out Day was Thursday, and hopefully thousands of people made a difference by sharing their true selves. The Gaysayer comedians did their part by sharing their true worries, disturbing observations and general paranoia.

Join the nearly 7,000 people who follow Gaysayer for the best jokes from LGBT comedians and their allies. It will change your life in a much less important way.


October 11 2012 9:00 PM