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  • Amateur Night At The Apollo

    Open Run

  • Soundtrack 63

    Feb 24, 2018

  • Africa Now

    Mar 3 - 10, 2018

  • Nathaniel Rateliff and The Night Sweats

    Mar 8, 2018

  • Nina and Me: Ledisi Celebrates Nina Simone

    Mar 9, 2018

Amateur Night At The Apollo Poster

Amateur Night At The Apollo

Open Run

Amateur Night At The Apollo has been a key feature in the local New York scene since 1934 when it launched, and has been the stepping stone in the career of many world-class musicians and entertainers, including Lauryn Hill and Stevie Wonder. The audience has the responsibility of cheering loudly for those they like and booing those they deem less adept off the stage.

Soundtrack 63 Poster

Soundtrack 63

February 24, 2018

The history of the American Civil Rights movement is closely tied with music. Artists used their medium as a vehicle for protest and the spreading of ideas, solidarity and most importantly hope. Billed as a live musical documentary, visionary musical director Chen Lo's Soundtrack '63 will immerse their audience in the music of the movement, performed by an 18 piece orchestra and vocal ensemble.

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Africa Now

March 3 - 10, 2018

The fifth annual Africa Now is presented at the Apollo Theater in New York in partnership with World Music Institute and celebrates Africa's premier and contemporary music talent. The show hosts talented performers from all over Africa who have fused their roots with other musical styles to put on a distinctive show.

Nathaniel Rateliff and The Night Sweats Poster

Nathaniel Rateliff and The Night Sweats

March 8, 2018

In 2015, solo artist Nathaniel Rateliff unleashed a brand new incarnation into the music work with his band, The Night Sweats. Takes on a more R'n'B sound with welcome blues influences, Nathaniel Rateliff and The Night Sweats burst onto the scene with their mega-hit single S.O.B.

Nina and Me: Ledisi Celebrates Nina Simone Poster

Nina and Me: Ledisi Celebrates Nina Simone

March 9, 2018

Grammy Award nominee and powerful songstress Ledisi will celebrate jazz and soul legend Nina Simone at The Apollo Theater in New York. Joined by Grammy Award winning music producer and drummer Gregg Field, the night will comprise of Ledisi's own soulful R&B tunes and the timeless magic of Nina Simone's music.

Apollo Theater

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253 West 125th Street, New York, NY 10027

  • Year opened: 1914
  • Capacity: 1506

The theater was originally opened in 1914 as Hurtig & Seamon's New Burlesque Theater and was designed in the neo-Classical style, by George Keister. It has a seating capacity of 1506, and is located between Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard and Frederick Douglass Boulevard in Harlem, Manhattan. It became the Apollo in 1934, and is now a music hall which is recognised as a venue for African-American performers. The interior and exterior of the venue were recognised as New York City Landmarks in 1983, and the building has been added to the National Register of Historic Places. Each year, an estimated 1.3 million people visit the Apollo.

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0.18 mi away at 2272 Frederick Douglass Blvd

Maison Harlem
0.19 mi away at 341 St. Nicholas Ave

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Park-it Management
0.14 mi away at 160 W. 124th St.

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0.15 mi away at 311 W. 127th St.

2280 FDB, LLC
0.16 mi away at 2280 Frederick Douglass Blvd.

ProPark
0.2 mi away at 121 W. 125th St.

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