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.

Hugh Jackman describes singing live in Les Misérables as a daunting but liberating experience in a new extended look at the film adaptation of the popular musical.

September 20 2012 3:08 PM

Scarlett Johansson and Benjamin Walker are set to play iconic characters Maggie and Brick in the latest Broadway revival of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Tennessee Williams's classic drama about mendacity.

September 20 2012 12:13 PM

Heiress Paris Hilton has been caught on tape saying that gay guys are "disgusting" and "most of them probably have AIDS."

September 20 2012 11:24 AM Updated

The career of the late Marvin Hamlisch was celebrated by Barbra Streisand, Liza Minnelli, Aretha Franklin at a tribute event last night in New York.

September 19 2012 8:53 PM

Kentucky high school students who started an underground paper after they were censored from writing about gay issues were recently awarded a prestigious journalism award, while a Tennessee teacher who printed an op-ed by a gay student was also honored.

The annual Courage in Student Journalism Award was given to students of duPont Manual High School in Louisville, Ky. and to James Yoakley, former yearbook and newspaper advisor at Lenoir City High School in Tennessee, for their valor in overcoming administrative censorship.

September 19 2012 6:41 PM

Gay city employees in Memphis, Tenn. are breathing easier as the City Council moved forward on an ordinance protecting them from being fired for their sexual orientation.

September 19 2012 3:03 PM