Jordin Sparks wears a bright orange dress for her album signing at the Claim it! Truck parked in front of the Apollo Theater in New York City on Thursday afternoon (August 21). “It’s been a long journey so I can’t help but be emotional. So, all I can say is, I’m just grateful to put [...]
HBO has heard the people's cries: Where is that Amy Schumer one-hour stand-up special? Schumer is capping off a very busy year with a performance at the most historic of venues, the Apollo Theater. And because she's very good at making friends with other celebrities, the special is directed by... More »
MSNBC host and longtime civil rights activist Rev. Al Sharpton slammed Donald Trump’s nascent presidential campaign in an interview with the Washington Post‘s Jonathan Capehart. In the piece — published Tuesday under the headline “What Al Sharpton learned from James Brown...
The awards, the dance world’s equivalent of the Oscars or Tonys, will be presented at the Apollo Theater on Oct. 19.
New York City police and teenagers from some of the city's toughest neighborhoods came together on Tuesday at Harlem's historic Apollo Theater for an event designed to build mutual respect and improve their frayed relationship. About...Show More Summary
Grammy-award winning singer Michelle Williams and style icon Angela Simmons hit up events at the Women of the World Festival at the Apollo Theater this weekend. Michelle ran a panel about the music industry and the female image, while Angela
“Champagne Life” Singer Among Performers At Apollo Spring Gala Ne-Yo said his very first performance was at Harlem’s famed Apollo Theater – and it didn’t go down well. “The first time I was on stage was Amatuer Night,” Ne-Yo said.
Monday night marked the 10th anniversary of the Apollo Theater’s annual Spring Gala, which was met with much fanfare. The event, which featured a celebratory benefit concert, was hosted by Extra TV correspondent AJ Calloway and featured...Show More Summary
Guess who's on the 'Gram? Lauryn Hill joined the picture-sharing website and posted photos of her performance at the Nina Simone documentary screening at Harlem's Apollo Theater. Continue reading…
Last night at Harlem's historic Apollo Theater, the harrowing Nina Simone documentary What Happened, Miss Simone received its New York premiere, complete with a red carpet and an explosive mini tribute concert from Simone devotee Ms. Lauryn Hill. The film, a Netflix original due on the streaming site on June 26th,...
Mr. Worldwide is going global! On Tuesday May 19, Pitbull performed at Harlem's Apollo Theater for a special invitation-only concert for SiriusXM listeners. [ Video: Chris Brown & Pitbull Have Tons Of Fun At The Billboard Music Awards! Watch & Dance HERE! ] The concert coincided with the launch of SiriusXM's new Pitbull Globalization channel. This exclusive, commercial [...]
Are you busy on May 29? If not, Comedy Central star Amy Schumer is filming a stand-up special for HBO at the Apollo Theater in New York City! Chris Rock will direct the special, which makes this news even more awesome. Once it's edited, it'll premiere on HBO later this year. Show More Summary
Amy Schumer will have her first comedy special on HBO, directed by Chris Rock, which will be filmed at the Apollo Theater on May 29.
HBO wants to know what inside Amy Schumer, joke-wise. The comic is set to make her stand-up special debut for the premium cabler with a show being taped May 29 at the Apollo Theater in New York. The show’s director is someone who knows...Show More Summary
Harlem Lights/U Street Nights is the first collaboration between the theaters. DCist spoke with curator and pianist Jason Moran about the program. [ more › ]
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The tenor Lawrence Brownlee will star in "Charlie Parker's Yardbird," which Gotham will present at the Apollo Theater in Harlem.
The Apollo Theater has just announced that Oscar-winning actor Jamie Foxx will be performing in a special one night-only concert next month, to celebrate his new album. And tickets for the May 21st show go on sale today at noon! [ more › ]
The 100th birthday of the great blues and jazz singer Billie Holiday is to be celebrated at Harlem’s Apollo Theater next month. Cassandra Wilson will be performing Holiday’s most memorable songs on April 10 in a tribute concert to the...Show More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) — The Apollo Theater is planning events to commemorate the 100th birthday of blues singer Billie Holiday. The legendary American jazz vocalist was born on April 17, 1915, and died in 1959 at the age of 44. Holiday performed at least two dozen times at the Apollo. Show More Summary