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 →

HW Announces Spotlight with Walter Rutledge

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Harlem World Magazine Online

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Yolande’s Yard: Two Roads Diverged/ St. Patrick’s Day in Harlem

2 Roads Diverged 3 - Leni and Dan Neely at IAC“People ask is there any link between the Irish and African Americans,” said Nik Quaife, the director of communications at New York’s Irish Arts Center. Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: Lisa Zwerling’s The Magic Flute

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Thursday Oct 4th was the opening reception for painter Lisa Zwerling’s The Magic Flute exhibit at the FIRST STREET GALLERY in Chelsea. Continue Reading →

Walters World At Thelma Hill Podcast

Listen to HW Radio Podcast show with Walter Rutledge Harlem World Magazine writer and choreographer for a special three day conversation with performers from the Thelma Hill Performing Arts Center (THPAC) live for the 36th Annual Dance Showcase.

Listen on day 1, June 17, 2012 at 5 pm here.

Listen on day 2, June 18, 2012 at 5:30 pm here.

Listen on day 3, June 20, 2012 at 6 pm here.

Any questions or comments e-mail us at: hwcontact@yahoo.com

Walter’s World: The Greatest Gift

By Walter Rutledge

I know for many of you the arts and related arts events are a minor, if not trivial part of your day.

With all the real defining moments happening around us hearing about a dance concert, or musical, or art exhibit is just one of life’s frivolities. What is amazing is how easily a little song, dance or painting can bring joy into people’s lives. Continue Reading →

Walter’s World: Purelements: An Evolution in Dance

By Walter Rutledge The November 4th and 5th concert of Purelements: An Evolution in Dance lived up to the company moniker. The choreography and the company are an ever-evolving experience in concert dance and dance theatre. Continue Reading →