Here's a roundup of the First Lady's Apollo Theater appearance earlier this week talking about #62milliongirls, via The Root: ‘There Is No Boy Cute Enough or Interesting Enough to Stop You From Getting Your Education’. See more at HuffPost. Show More Summary
In 1969, trailblazing comedian Jackie “Moms” Mabley stood onstage in her trademark floppy hat and flowered housedress and told the audience her slogan for the week.
"There are 62 million girls around the world would who give anything to be in your position," said First Lady Michelle Obama on Tuesday, addressing a crowd of over 1,000 school age girls at the Apollo Theater in New York City and countless more watching over a live stream from around the... Continue reading
The Apollo Theater will host music, dance and a new comedy series this fall and winter.
From the September 15 edition of Fox News' Fox & Friends: LAURA INGRAHAM: Bernie Sanders' crowds in Manassas and Liberty University. That Liberty University speech of Bernie Sanders -- I hope the establishment in both parties watched what happened last night. Show More Summary
Last week the New York Times reported that Billie Holiday’s hologram is coming to the Apollo Theater this fall, where the singer made her debut at nineteen, and recently was inducted into the Apollo Hall of Fame. Apparently it’s planned...Show More Summary
Reigning Queen of Comedy, Amy Schumer, has been doing her utmost to make 2015 her year. Hit movie: check. Buzzed-about TV show: check. Playing New York’s famed Apollo Theater and filming her very own HBO special: two birds, one stone. Back...Show More Summary
Billie Holiday was one of the most iconic jazz singers of all time. But these days, you haven’t really made it in the music industry until someone digitizes you and converts you into a hologram for future generations to gawk at and receive important advice about The Force from. Show More Summary
The great African-American blues singer Billie Holiday will be appearing, magically, as a hologram at the Apollo Theater in Harlem this fall. Although she’s been dead since 1959, the technology will make an amazingly realistic, apparently three-dimensional Billie Holiday sing and chat with the audience. Show More Summary
Soon you can see Billie Holiday perform at the Apollo Theater in New York. The only catch is that she’ll be a hologram. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website.
Harlem's legendary Apollo Theater hasn't heard the sound of Billie Holiday's voice in more than 50 years, but the lady will sing the blues there once more this fall. The Apollo plans to bring back the jazz icon in hologram form close to Thanksgiving as the first venture in a... More »
Billie Holiday is the latest artist to get the hologram treatment, The New York Times reports. Hologram USA—the company behind Chief Keef's short-lived hologram concert—will bring the Holiday hologram to the Apollo Theater around Thanksgiving...Show More Summary
The Apollo Theater has announced they will expand their daytime programming... with hologram technology. This hi-tech aspect is part of their initiative to highlight "the institution’s deep impact on American music and culture." For their first presentation they'll bring Billie Holiday back to the stage. Show More Summary
Billie Holiday will be the latest entertainer to be recreated in hologram form. Her digital likeness will appear at the Apollo Theater — where she made her debut at 19 and is a recent Apollo Hall Of Fame inductee — as the first in a new partnership between the famous venue and Hologram USA, the […]
We've seen people bring out hologram performers before, but historic NYC venue The Apollo Theater will become the "first theater in the Untied States to offer presentations with hologram technology on an ongoing basis," starting later this year. The...
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