Check Out The Throwback “Soundtrack ‘63” At The Apollo Theatre (Video And Audio)

A Live Musical Documentary with spirituals, protest songs, and current popular music performed by an 18-piece orchestra, created by Brooklyn’s Soul Science Lab.
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Raoul Peck Talks “The Young Karl Marx” At Build

Written and directed by director of “I’m Not Your Negro,” about Harlem’s James Baldwin Raoul Peck, “The Young Karl Marx” follows a 26-year-old writer, researcher and radical named Karl Marx as he embarks, with his wife Jenny, on the road to exile in an age that has created both new prosperity and new problems. Continue Reading →

Danai Gurira Talks “Black Panther” At Build

Marvel Studios’ “Black Panther” follows T’Challa who, after the death of his father, the King of Wakanda, returns home to the isolated, technologically advanced African nation to succeed to the throne and take his rightful place as king. Continue Reading →

“Africa Now!” With Black Coffee, Ayo, Pierre Kwenders, Tony Allen And Jeff Mills At The Apollo Theatre

The Apollo Theater in partnership with World Music Institute presents what has become an annual highlight, AFRICA Africa Now!NOW!. Continue Reading →

Michael Luwoye Talks “Hamilton” At Build

“Hamilton: An American Musical” is a sung- and rapped-through musical about the life of American Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, with music, lyrics and book by Lin-Manuel Miranda, inspired by the 2004 biography Alexander Hamilton by historian Ron Chernow. Continue Reading →

Yara Shahidi Talks “Grown-ish” At Build

From “black-ish” executive producer Kenya Barris comes a contemporary take on the current issues facing both students and administrators in the world of higher education. Continue Reading →

Black History Month 2018 Programs At The Apollo Theatre In Harlem

On this first day of February, we wanted to share the Apollo ‘s suite of upcoming Black History Month programs –including their major Season highlight – Soundtrack ’63 happening on February 24th, 2018. Continue Reading →

“Nina And Me” Ledisi Celebrates The Fabulous Nina Simone At The Apollo In Harlem

Soulful singer/songwriter and Grammy Award nominee, Ledisi, collaborating with seasoned music producer, Gregg Field, present this one night only event at the Apollo, a special evening of classic Ledisi hits along with the music of artist, activist and Apollo legend, Nina Simone. Continue Reading →

DeeDee Bridgewater, Wé McDonald And Matthew Whitaker Jr In Harlem

The folks at Harlem Stage just posted this piece to all of their friends, key supporters, sponsors and benefit committee members for making the Harlem Stage Winter Benefit a success! Continue Reading →

Join Post-Rikers Reentry Organization “Getting Out And Staying Out” (GOSO) In Harlem

GOSO is proud to announce the opening of a 2,200sf center that will serve as a home base for its robust TASC (GED) high school equivalency and vocational education programs. Continue Reading →

The Shed’s Neo Renaissance Comes To Harlem

On Saturday January 27, 2018 come to Harlem Stage to get down and get your party on! Don’t miss this special Grammy Week edition of Anu~Sun’s “The Shed—All-Stars.” Continue Reading →

MLK Now 2018 In Harlem

On Monday, January 15, 2018 (MLK Day) from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., Blackout for Human Rights will host its 3rd Annual “MLK Now”, a free event celebrating the words and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Rep. Adriano Espaillat To Host Policy Breakfast Honoring Dr. King’s Life & Legacy

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. had a tremendous impact on American history and our culture. Continue Reading →

St. Beauty Talks At Build

Alex Belle and Isis Valentino met at a local Atlanta showcase for talent. The ladies knew once they met they were kindred musical spirits. Continue Reading →

Taraji P. Henson Talks “Proud Mary” At Build

Taraji P. Henson is Mary, a hit woman working for an organized crime family in Boston, whose life is completely turned around when she meets a young boy whose path she crosses when a professional hit goes bad. Continue Reading →

Tyra Banks, Ashley Graham & Drew Elliott At Build

America’s Next Top Model,” the most successful and longest-running fashion reality TV series in history, returns to the runway and the boss is back! Continue Reading →

Join The Kings, At The El Museo del Barrio’s 41st Annual Three Kings Day Parade

Our favorite time of the year is upon us! Enjoy live camels, colorful puppets, parrandas, music and dancing on this magical day. Continue Reading →

Daniel Breaker Talks “Hamilton” At Build

Daniel Breaker is currently starring as Aaron Burr in Broadway’s Hamilton. He is a staple in the Broadway community and one of his most recognizable roles was Donkey in the original Broadway production of “Shrek the Musical.” Continue Reading →

The Apollo Announces MLK Celebration And Black History Month Programming For 2018

On Sunday, January 14, 2018, at 3pm, the Apollo Theater and WNYC are partnering for the fifth year to present WNYC’s 12th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day celebration, “50 Years After MLK: A Dream Deferred,” as part of the Apollo’s Uptown Hall series. Continue Reading →

Dr. Erica N. Walker Talks “Hidden Figures” In Math At Columbia University In Harlem

Teachers College, Columbia University presents the exclusive 4th Annual Edmund W. Gordon Lecture, Hidden in Plain Sight: Lessons for Mathematics Education Seen Through A Storytelling Lens, to be delivered by Professor Erica N. Walker. Continue Reading →