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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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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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Prince To Be Inducted Into Apollo Theater’s Walk of Fame

The Apollo Theater will add Prince’s plaque to their Walk of Fame next month.

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Apollo Theater Spring Gala will feature a tribute to Whitney Houston

http://www.apollotheater.org/calendar/details/245-apollo-spring-gala-2012

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Legendary singer Chaka Kahn will perform a tribute to the legendary late singer Whitney Houston next month at the Apollo Theater’s seventh annual fundraiser.

Khan is not the only celebrity singer that will be saluting a recently-deceased legend.

Eddle Levert will perform in honor of the late founder of Soul Train, Don Cornelius, while Valerie Simpson will sing a tribute to her late husband Nick Ashford.

 

The June 4 spring gala will also feature the induction of Lionel Richie and the late Etta James into the Apollo Legends Hall of Fame.

 

For tickets and more information go to

http://www.apollotheater.org/calendar/details/245-apollo-spring-gala-2012

 

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APOLLO THEATER – Stevie Wonder

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Apollo Theater Exhibit starts February 8th at MCNY

By HarlemGal This week the Museum of the City of New York kicks off their three-month exhibition about our beloved Apollo Theater. Starting February 8 through May 1, 2011 , see  Ain’t Nothing Like the Real Thing: How…

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Paul McCartney performs at Harlem’s famous Apollo Theater to a celebrity packed crowd

By HarlemCondoLife Monday night was supposed to be a quiet evening relaxing without the computer. Yeah right. The evening ended up being quite the opposite. I got sucked into the real-time online coverage of Paul McCartney playing at…

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