And we’re joining forces this month.
In addition to the excitement generated from our first-class amateurs and hosts, when Amateur Night at the Apollo Salutes HARLEM WEEK, the audience is treated to special Harlem-based performances.
And Harlem residents get the added HARLEM WEEK bonus of experiencing these Amateur Night at the Apollo show for a discounted price, from as low as $11 per ticket to a maximum price of $22 per ticket (depending on your choice of show date and seating location.)
This week, our guest artist are Harlem Samba, a Brazilian Percussion ensemble modeled after the samba school baterias of the Rio de Janeiro carnival. The group’s members are students, alumni and friends of the Frederick Douglass Academy, a high performing Harlem public high school. Additionally, NYC youth and Project Brownstone will be presented HARLEM WEEK scholarships on stage, courtesy of some of the city’s top companies and agencies.
This week, we partner with WHCR-FM, Harlem Community Radio, whose programming is a multilingual mixture of music and talk and is produced by members of the community. WHCR-FM DJ Justice to play outside of the theater, Selena Hill of WHCR-FM’s “Let Your Voice Be Heard” program will co-host the Stars of Tomorrow segment and intro the guest artist. Tina Dixon, host of WHCR-FM’s Sunday Night Praise Break, will serve as guest artist for that evening.
This week, our guest act is East Harlem’s very own Monifah, a chart-topping R&B singer-songwriter and co-star of TV One’s R&B Divas: Atlanta
Each show begins at 7PM. Doors open at 6:30PM
To take advantage of the special discount offer, Harlem residents must present a valid photo ID and proof of residence when purchasing tickets for these shows at the Apollo Box Office. The Box Office is open from 10AM-6PM weekdays (and until 8PM on Wednesdays) and from Noon-5PM on Saturdays. Restrictions may apply.
For more information, please call 212-531-5305 or visit https://www.apollotheater.org/calendar/