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.

Speaker John A. Pérez, the first out gay person elected to lead a state House in American history, speaks in support of the bill.

August 29 2012 11:24 AM

Our man on the New York theater scene brings it on with Broadway’s first transgender teen, goes into Central Park’s woods with Denis O’Hare, finds a gay skeleton in John Stamos’s closet, pops in on Marilyn Monroe in purgatory, and much more.

August 29 2012 6:00 AM

"I Think It's Going to Rain Today," the first single from Barbra Streisand's upcoming album of music from her personal vaults, has been released.

August 28 2012 8:07 PM

Potential first lady Ann Romney may have said that her favorite TV shows is Modern Family, but show creator Steve Levitan had something to say about it.

August 28 2012 7:13 PM

The estate of writer Ira Levin has told the Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Center that it could not continue to perform the late writer's play Deathtrap, due to additions of gay content and nudity.

August 28 2012 6:04 PM

Geoff Kors, a leader in the campaign against Proposition 8, takes a new post with the National Center for Lesbian Rights.

August 28 2012 3:27 PM

Legendary rapper Snoop Dogg (who really goes by Snoop Lion these days) said it's time that the music world had an openly gay rapper.

"People are learning how to live and get along more, and accept people for who they are and not bash them or hurt them because they're different," he said to the Associated Press.

August 28 2012 12:14 PM