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.

When a heckler shouted at trans activist Kate Bornstein during the Broadway show, Hammer not only tweeted at the woman but vowed to report her to the theater.

August 12 2018 12:03 PM

Madame Secretary earned a standing ovation before the curtain rose. 

July 27 2018 1:58 PM

A new production uses Shakespeare's tale of woe to explore racial, sexual, and gender complications. The show's producer shares the play's impetus.

July 26 2018 4:37 AM

The Tony-winner, who also starred in La Cage aux Folles, is survived by his husband. 

July 18 2018 8:26 PM

Frank Marino, the longest-running headliner in Vegas history, was forced to close his drag production this week.

July 04 2018 7:15 PM

The festival offers performance pieces as well to engage viewers with Los Angeles queer history.

July 02 2018 5:06 PM

A story on a conservative website called the musical about a male ballet dancer "rampant gay propaganda." 

June 22 2018 1:58 PM