Remembering the great Leonard Nimoy, a True Hollywood Legend 1931-2015 passed this week at the age of 83 years of age. Continue Reading →
On Thursday, February 12th, the world famous Apollo Theater hosted its fifth annual Dining with the Divas luncheon, a fundraiser celebrating the extraordinary accomplishments of women in the arts and in business. Continue Reading →
The Apollo Theater, in collaboration with the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, presents two special evenings of Jazz with Harlem Night/U Street Lights curated by Grammy- nominated pianist/composer and Kennedy Center Artistic Director for Jazz – Jason Moran. Continue Reading →
The biggest question overall to the Apollo Professional Career Panelist, was how to make a living while doing what you love, especially when it seems you have to give away so much for free while promoting your music.
The Apollo Theater will continue celebrating the holiday season with the return of the free family event Coca-Cola Winter Wonderland; a special edition of the Theater’s signature program Apollo Amateur Night Holiday Special with special guest artist Diggy Simmons; and the 8th annual Kwanzaa Celebration Regeneration Night which honors the principles of Kwanzaa through music and dance. Continue Reading →
Benefactors to the legacy left by Robert Nesta Marley rocked the Apollo Theater in Harlem with a tribute concert commemorating the legend’s 35th anniversary appearance at the landmark showplace. Continue Reading →
By Diane Allford
The 2nd Line came in blasting out New Orleans style jazz on Harlem’s West 125th Street with Grammy award winning trumpeter, Irving Mayfield Jr. leading the band in a rousing rendition of “When the Saints Go Marching In”.
This November marks the kick off for one of the Apollo’s main season highlights – New Orleans to Harlem Jazz Weekend with Irvin Mayfield & his New Orleans Jazz Orchestra and featuring performances by Aaron Neville, Jon Batiste & Stefon Harris. Continue Reading →
The legendary Apollo Theater has announced the election of six new members to its Board of Directors: Robert K. Kraft, Founder, Chairman and CEO of The Kraft Group; Jason L. Mathews, Managing Director at Goldman Sachs… Continue Reading →
On Friday, September 26th, diva Faith Evans performed and talks about her story of health and wellness at the Healthy Harlem Festival celebration event at the Apollo Theater on 125th Street in Harlem. Continue Reading →