The Apollo’s 80th Anniversary Salon Series

apollo-theater-new-yorkthe-apollo-theater-turns-78-hip-hop-wired-xpgvacn4-1024x7631The Salon Series at The Apollo Theater provides development support for contemporary new work that cuts across artistic disciplines and expands the Theater’s tradition of nurturing emerging and established artists by providing critical support in their creation of new work. Continue Reading →

The Supremes, Live at The Apollo Theatre, 1963 (video)

the supremes at the apollo theaterThe sound of a new generation

The incredible Supremes singing, “My Heart Can’t Take It No More,” live to the toughest, warmest audience in showbiz at The Apollo Theatre in the 1963 in Harlem. Continue Reading →

The Keith & Proctor’s Theater, Harlem, 1890′s

keith & proctors building 1800 in harlemAn incredible photograph of the Keith & Proctor’s Theater at 209 West 125th Street in Central Harlem – the image looks amazing real time. Continue Reading →

Harlem Lanes Live! Stand Up Comedy @ MIST

UpdateMIST123zzzzzzzzzzzz3zzJoin the MIST crrew for a night of comedy by some of New York’s funniest comedians and a sneak peek at a new tv series in development inspired by the experiences of Sharon Joseph, who owned and operated the Harlem Lanes bowling alley.  Continue Reading →

Hamilton Theatre in Harlem, 1915

Constructed in 1912-13 as a vaudeville house during one of NewYork’s theater building booms, the Hamilton Theater is located in the Hamilton Heights area of Harlem. Continue Reading →

Bow Wow Hosts the Amateur Night Holiday Special (video)

Sounds like fun and good energy as Apollo video hostess Kertsen Steven talks to Bow Wow hosts the Amateur Night Holiday Special on December 14, 2013. Continue Reading →

‘Please, Please, Please,’ James Brown At The Apollo, in Harlem (video)

Smith_BrownLegendary James Brown performing at the Apollo Theatre, Harlem, NY on the 4th of May, 1985. Continue Reading →