In the Theater section of Arts and Entertainment, The Advocate brings readers the latest news related to Broadway and beyond. Discover the latest plays that appeal to the LGBT community through behind-the-scenes videos and interviews with the stars of the stage. Find out the hottest tickets for theater productions in the United States and around the world, ones that are tell stories that will make gay, lesbian, bisexual, and trans audience members laugh, cry, and burst into applause and a standing ovation.

Hugh Jackman has expressed interest in the musical adaptation of lesbian cartoonist Alison Bechdel's acclaimed graphic memoir about her relationship with her closeted father.

November 10 2014 3:33 PM

Transparent star Judith Light will serve as National Ambassador of the 2015 Kids' Night on Broadway in collaboration with Point Foundation, which grants scholarships to LGBT students.

November 10 2014 2:20 PM

A feminist musical inspired by an Inuit goddess is set to attack NYC.

November 05 2014 1:18 PM

It's time to say a Glorious Goodbye to the drag alter ego of Australian performer Barry Humphries.

November 04 2014 6:31 PM

The first openly gay NFL draftee took his boyfriend to see Broadway's Kinky Boots.

November 04 2014 1:07 PM

A special filmed version of London’s West End production about a little boy with big dancing dreams will screen across the U.S. later this month.

November 03 2014 1:05 PM

It Shoulda Been You, a new wedding-themed musical comedy cowritten by Pierce's husband, will open this spring.

October 31 2014 2:05 PM

Our top 10 entertainment and events highlights this week include the dark side of Angelina Jolie, Aretha Franklin, a real American hero, and a horny Daniel Radcliffe.

October 31 2014 1:41 PM

From bloodthirsty bedbugs to unhinged hillbillies, there's a terrifying off-Broadway treat for every taste this Halloween.

October 30 2014 1:45 PM

A bad fan may have stolen one of the blonde wigs from Broadway's Hedwig and the Angry Inch.

October 29 2014 9:00 AM