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.

Grammy-winning headliners Sting and Patti LuPone will be in good company at Uprising of Love, a benefit including a script by Dustin Lance Black.

August 27 2014 1:00 PM

The out Emmy nominee will star off-Broadway as an Idaho chain restaurant manager in a world premiere by gay playwright Samuel D. Hunter.

August 26 2014 1:10 PM

Nathan Lane, Megan Mullally, and more pose to promote gay playwright Terrence McNally's new Broadway comedy.

August 25 2014 3:00 PM

Mike Bartlett's play about a sexually conflicted young man will make its West Coast premiere.

August 25 2014 7:15 AM

The transgender arts festival will also include appearances by Kate Bornstein, Ian Harvie, Bianca Leigh, and Holly Woodlawn.

August 25 2014 12:12 AM

Drag legend Varla Jean Merman stars in the NYC premiere of Ryan Landry's adult parody.

August 22 2014 12:20 PM

About Face Theatre's Black and Tan Supper Club benefit will recreate the roaring '30s gay scene.

August 21 2014 8:00 AM

Acclaimed drag performer John Epperson will return to NYC in Lypsinka! The Trilogy.

August 20 2014 2:00 PM

Famed caricaturist Ken Fallin has created a stage portrait of off-Broadway's Pageant queens.

August 19 2014 12:20 PM

The Hedwig and the Angry Inch star now has a caricature on iconic restaurant's walls of fame.

August 18 2014 1:40 PM