Black History Month Open House Free At The Apollo

apollo panel make your music move (2) Jenella YoungThis February, the world famous Apollo Theater will host a series of artistic and community programs in celebration of Black History Month. Continue Reading →

Souleo: Civil Rights Doc Eyes On The Prize Returns

Eyes on the Prize Graphic_1_Courtesy WORLD ChannelBy Souleo

Growing up after the civil rights movement removed executive producer of WORLD Channel, Chris Hastings from any firsthand experiences of that era. Continue Reading →

Apollo Rings NY Stock Exchange Opening Bell For Its 82nd Anniversary

apollo theater on wall streetIn celebration of the Apollo’s 82 nd anniversary today, the Theater was invited to ring the Opening Bell at the New York Stock Exchange. Continue Reading →

Apollo & WNYC Partner For MLK Celebration In Harlem

Dr. Martin Luther KingOn Sunday, January 17 at 3pm, for the 10 th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day celebration, the Apollo Theater and WNYC will partner for a third year to present “Race and Privilege: Exploring MLK’s Two Americas,” as part of the Apollo’s Uptown Hall series. Continue Reading →

Join HCCI At The Apollo Theater In Harlem

594bac72-34a1-47b5-9a8d-a7325b4a0da9The Apollo Theater will celebrate the work of HCCI at its Coca Cola Winter Wonderland this Saturday! Continue Reading →

Robert Pattinson At Harlem’s Apollo, Without Fiancé FKA Twigs

robert-pattinson-and-fka-twigs1Robert Pattinson spent Saturday night at Harlem’s Apollo Theater, where he watched singer Blood Orange perform. Continue Reading →

Behind the Scenes With Les Twins at the Apollo!

les twins in harlemGreat “behind the scenes” footage with France’s (and now Harlem’s) Les Twins on 125th Street connecting and getting and giving love throughout Harlem and finally at the Apollo Theater. Continue Reading →

Talented Teen Triple Threat Harlem Fave We’ McDonald!

we macdonal in harlemWe’ McDonald isn’t yet a household name, but ask any of the music fans who religiously attend the World Famous Apollo Theater’s amateur night in Harlem, New York, and you would think she is artist of the year.
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The Apollo and Opera Philadephia Join Forces For Charlie Parker’s Yardbird

charlie parker miles davisThe Apollo Theater and Opera Philadelphia announced today that Charlie Parker’s YARDBIRD will have its New York premiere in a co-production between the two institutions, April 1 and 3, 2016.  Continue Reading →

Breakin’ Convention 2015 At The Apollo In Harlem (video)

diane allford sliderBy Allford | Trotman

From the moment you approached the sidewalk in front of the Apollo Theater, the 2015 Breakin’ Convention’s energy is already in full effect.  Young people dressed in the shows red tee shirts are dancing under the marquee for people that are passing by and those gathered around to watch.

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