Apollo Audience Chooses Winner of New Amateur Night Theme Song

clifton davis new theme songAmateur Night at the Apollo has a new theme song. The Apollo is pleased to announce that Clifton Williams, a senior at Berklee College of Music, has won the Amateur Night Song Competition. Continue Reading →

Cheers and Boos At Amateur Night At The Apollo (video)

‘Cheers and Boos’ video on Wednesday, last month on January 29th, 2014 at the Amateur Night at the Apollo in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Doug E. Fresh Interview At The Apollo Theater (video)

Harlem resident and performer Doug E. Fresh interview backstage on January 29th, 2014 at the Amateur Night at the Apollo Theater 80th Season Opener. Continue Reading →

Apollo Kicks Off 80th Anniversary

DougE_freshOn Wednesday, January 29th the iconic Apollo Theater will kick off its 80th Anniversary with a special Amateur Night. Continue Reading →

Walter’s World: Weekend Picks Dance, Theater and Holiday Cheer (video) December 14, 2013

By Walter Rutledge

This weekend its beginning to feel a lot like Christmas. We have dance in Midtown, theatre and a search for new talent in Harlem, and a literary happening on the Upper Westside. Here are a few of the many arts related events taking place around town and in our community. Continue Reading →

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Daniel Davis, First Place, Amateur Night at The Apollo (video)

Daniel Davis, first place winner at Amateur Night at the Apollo on Wednesday night November 13th, 2013 on 125th Street in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Wingsopp, First Place, Amateur Night at The Apollo (video)

Wingsopp, First Place, Amateur Night at The Apollo (11.6.13)

Apollo Holds Auditions for 2013 Amateur Night Season

Since the legendary Apollo Theater opened in 1934, its signature live show, Amateur Night, has been a definitive career-making opportunity for new talent. Continue Reading →

Congrats to the Apollo Theater for Winning a National Trust for Historic Preservation Award 2012

We congratulate the Apollo Theater announced today that it is one of 16 historic New York City locations that received a preservation grant as part of the Partners in Preservation competition… Continue Reading →