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
You subscribe to PharrellVEVO and iAMOTHER on YouTube. You’ve watched Pharrell Williams’ “Happy” a bazillion times. You don’t think you could get any closer to him as a fan. Challenge accepted. Tonight Pharrell Williams isShow More Summary
Yvonne McNair, Aisha McShaw, Michelle Gadsden-Williams, Jeanine Liburd andHarriette Cole attend Apollo Theater’s 2015 Dining with the Divas Luncheon Fundraiser Celebrating the Achievements of Extraordinary Women in Media, Music, Fashion...Show More Summary
After D’Angelo finally dropped his first recording in 14 years, Black Messiah, last December to wide critical acclaim, his fans and the music industry exhaled. On Saturday night at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, the reclusive artist brought...Show More Summary
R&B crooner delivers first concert behind Black Messiah.
The most perfect thing about D’Angelo’s show Saturday night in New York—currently the only United States appearance that’s been announced in support of his 2014 album of the year Black Messiah—was the venue: the Apollo Theater in Harlem. Show More Summary
D’Angelo's Saturday night show at the Apollo Theater was miraculous, first and foremost, because it happened.
D'Angelo made a triumphant return Saturday night to the Apollo Theater, where he got his start decades earlier.
After nearly three hours and two encores, D'Angelo had the audience at the Apollo in the pocket of his cotton drop-crotch harem pants. Halfway through a fifteen minute rendition of "Untitled (How Does It Feel)" that would eventuallyShow More Summary
D'Angelo recently surprised fans with his first new album in 14 years, Black Messiah, and his only tour dates were in Europe—until now. The Apollo Theater announced that the soul singer will be appearing for one night, Saturday, February 7th. [ more › ]
R&B crooner has long history with Harlem venue.
In a clip posted by Monty Python, troupe member Eric Idle (previously) takes to the stage at The Hammersmith Apollo theater in London to perform his radio unfriendly holiday number, “Fuck Christmas.” Fuck Christmas It’s a fucking Disney show Fuck reindeer And all that fucking snow
Bob Marley was the center of attention at the Apollo on Saturday night, but Lauryn Hill stole the show, as this Apollo-written recap of the event explains:This past Saturday, the Apollo Theater celebrated the 35th anniversary of reggae icon...
Former Apollo Theater stand-up comic, Andra Fuller stars in the new comedic satire by Adult Swim, Black Jesus. Andra's Twitter: @mrdrefuller, Website: http://andrafuller.com/ Photo by Tomosso Mei I don't know how to cook food, but I have a new recipe called Andra Fuller. Show More Summary
Charles Phillips, Robert Kraft, Karen Phillips and Jonelle Procope atApollo in the Hamptons event in August. Harlem, NY – The legendary Apollo Theater has announced the election of six new members to its Board of Directors: Robert K....Show More Summary
Celebrity music producer Pharrell Williams now sits on the Apollo Theater’s board of directors. The iconic Harlem entertainment venue welcomed the “Happy” singer and music mogul to the 32-member board along with five others Tuesday.
Mr. Williams and five others will join the board of directors.