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New HBO Documentary Tells Story Of Harlem’s Apollo Theater

HBO’s “The Apollo” — by award-winning director Roger Ross Williams — debuts Wednesday, Nov. 6.

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​Bernie Sanders Calls Trump A Racist Before Apollo Event

Bernie Sanders was appearing at the Jazz Foundation’s “A Great Night in Harlem” annual gala.

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Apollo Theater Is Celebrated in a New Graphic Novel

Apollo Theater Is Celebrated in a New Graphic Novel The graphic novel “Showtime at the Apollo: The Epic Tale of Harlem’s Legendary Theater” is like a sprawling Hollywood biopic. A sea of boldface names — James Brown, the…

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Harlem’s Apollo Theater To Build 2 New Performance Spaces

The new spaces will feature up-and-coming artists in the old Victoria Theater building on 125th Street.

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Harlem’s Apollo Theater Honors Late Soul Singer Aretha Franklin

People laid flowers and photos of the Memphis-born singer near a plaque honoring the “Queen of Soul” in front of the theater.

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Jazz Legend Billie Holiday to be Honored at One-Night-Only Apollo Show

Ten acts will perform songs from Holiday’s discography. 

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Meet the Executioner. Your Amateur Night at the Apollo Is Over.

Meet the Executioner. Your Amateur Night at the Apollo Is Over. C. P. Lacey glanced at his oversized silver watch and began tap-dancing across the floor of his cramped dressing room in Harlem. There was pep in his…

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Apollo Theater Hopes to Make ‘The First Noel’ a Harlem Holiday Mainstay

The Apollo and the Classical Theatre of Harlem’s “The First Noel” is running Dec. 10 to 18. 

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Apollo Announces New Season With Tributes to Michael Jackson and Hendrix

The Apollo Theater announced its upcoming 2016-17 season.

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