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.

American Opera Projects will stage the world premiere of As One, a chamber opera with two voices singing the role of a transgender protagonist.

July 17 2014 1:53 PM

Elaine Stritch, a longtime favorite of LGBT audiences, died today at age 89. But her performances of work by Sondheim, Coward, and others make her immortal.

July 17 2014 1:49 PM

The Tony-winning Broadway musical, which stars Neil Patrick Harris as a bewigged female rock singer, has turned a profit in just 15 weeks.

July 16 2014 1:40 PM

Rachel Dratch will star in the comedy Tail! Spin!, a reenactment of the sex scandals that disgraced politicians like former congressman Mark Foley and former senator Larry Craig.

July 15 2014 3:00 PM

The polarizing gay blogger and media mogul will show his undies as a special guest of the Skivvies, a duo that strips to sing stripped-down pop covers.

July 15 2014 10:45 AM

More comfortable performing in his underwear, the Skivvies singer dresses up to play a female beauty pageant contestant in an off-Broadway revival of Pageant.

July 14 2014 11:30 AM

Gay playwright Nicky Silver's absurdist classic Pterodactyls will be staged off-off-Broadway.

July 13 2014 5:00 AM